The 911 calls and the incident report pertaining to the death investigation of Jason Walker have been released by the Fayetteville Police Department.

The case, which has gotten national attention, pertains to an incident at Bingham and Shenandoah Drive in Fayetteville on Saturday, Jan. 8., shortly after 2:15 p.m. where 37-year-old Walker was shot and killed by an off-duty Cumberland County Deputy.

The deputy, Lt. Jeffrey Hash told the 911 operator that Walker jumped on his car and broke the windshield.

"I was driving down the road and he came flying across Bingham Drive running. I stopped so I wouldn't hit him, and he jumped on my car and started screaming, pulled my windshield wipers off to try to beat my windshield and broke my windshield. I had my wife and my daughter in my vehicle," Hash told the 911 operator.

When the 911 operator asks if Walker was breathing, Hash replies that Walker "was gone."

In the call, a woman can be heard in the background trying to aid Walker. Hash tells the 911 operator that she is a trauma nurse. The operator and nurse keep asking Hash to identify where Walker was shot in order to stop the bleeding.

"I don't know. He was on the front of my vehicle. He jumped on my car," Hash can be heard telling the nurse.

"I don't care about that," the woman can be heard telling Hash. "Where is the entry point?"

"I do not know," Hash said.

At that point, the 911 operator tells Hash to not engage with anyone else at the scene and to stay on the line until the officers arrived.

That trauma nurse, later identified as Elizabeth Ricks, said at a protest Sunday evening that she rendered first aid to Walker and no officers offered medical assistance when they arrived at the scene. Ricks says that she didn't see Walker jump onto the vehicle.

"[Walker] was hit. He was trying to go home. He was trying to go across the street to his family," Ricks said at the rally. "You can't tell me anything else. I saw what I saw."

Fayetteville Police Chief Gina Hawkins and District Attorney Billy West held a press conference on Sunday night to update the public on the investigation. Hawkins explained the truck's black box did not record any impact with "any person or thing." Hawkins also clarified that the shots did not go through the windshield. However, they found one of the truck's windshield wipers was ripped off, and the truck's windshield had sustained damage in multiple places.

Hash was placed on administrative leave pending an internal investigation as of Monday morning. Hash has been with the Cumberland County Sheriff’s Office since 2005.

The North Carolina State Bureau of Investigation took over the investigation Saturday night and the FBI is assessing the case to see if any civil rights were violated.

The incident report states that Hash's car is listed as evidence but does not state if investigators seized it. The firearm used in the incident has been taken as evidence, according to the SBI.

Ben Crump, nationally renowned civil rights and personal injury attorney, announced Tuesday morning that he will be representing the family of Walker. 

"We stand committed, with the family and the young son that Jason Walker left behind, to finding answers as to what happened to him when he was senselessly shot and killed by off-duty deputy Jeffrey Hash. We have reason to believe that this was a case of ‘shoot first, ask later,’ a philosophy seen all too often within law enforcement. We look to the North Carolina SBI for a swift and transparent investigation so that we can get justice for Jason and his loved ones," Crump said in a press release.

Ben Crump Release

The SBI sent out a press release Tuesday morning stating that no further information is available at this time. They also state that District Attorney Billy West has requested that at the end of the investigation, the SBI should provide the complete case file to the Conference of District Attorneys.

Anyone who witnessed the incident, knows of anyone who witnessed the incident or has video or audio footage before, during or after the incident, should contact the SBI Southeastern District office at 910-778-5724 during business hours or call 1-800-334-3000 after business hours.

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