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Officers cleared in October shooting

Published On: Jan 16 2014 12:18:03 PM CST
Bay Street Shooting

Law enforcement said they shot and killed a man who tried to run them over.

SULLIVAN COUNTY, Tenn. -

A Sullivan County grand jury has cleared the Sullivan County sheriff's deputies involved in a shooting in October 2013.

Sullivan County District Attorney Barry Staubus tells News 5 the grand jury said the officers acted appropriately when they shot Kenneth Clark.

Officers said Clark tried to run over them when they went to his Bay Street home to serve a warrant. Click here to read more.

Clark drove to a relative's home in Bristol, Virginia and was taken to the hospital, where he later died.