Murder charge won't be pursued by special prosecutor in Tai Chan case
August 09, 2018 11:37 AM
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. - Special prosecutors in the case the case of a former Santa Fe County deputy say they won't pursue murder charges against him.
Court documents filed yesterday in Doña Ana County District Court end the Special Prosecutor's appointment to the case and state that the case "possibly needs to be reindicted for Voluntary Manslaughter with a firearm enhancement."
Chan has been accused in the 2014 shooting death of Jeremy Martin, which he maintains was self-defense.
His two previous murder trials ended with hung juries.
Updated: August 09, 2018 11:37 AM
Created: August 09, 2018 09:48 AM
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