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Man Injured In Officer-Involved Shooting Charged With Assault

Man Injured In Officer-Involved Shooting Charged With Assault

CREATED Mar 17, 2014

HENDERSONVILLE, Tenn. – A Hendersonville man injured in an officer-involved shooting has been charged with aggravated assault.

Hendersonville Police arrested 26-year-old Yarnell K. Malone Saturday.

Around 6 a.m. Friday, members of the Action Team (HEAT) assisted the 18th of a search warrant at Windsor Park Apartments in Hendersonville.

As they entered the apartment, Malone was shot in the foot by Sgt. R. Fohrd.

Forhrd was placed on placed on Administrative Leave with Pay pending outcome of the investigation.

Malone was held at the Sumner County jail on $200,000 bond. A court hearing was set for April 23.

Details about the assault charge were not immediately known.