Salem man found guilty of shooting police officer

He also pleaded guilty to four counts of second-degree assault, illegal possession of a firearm by a felon and dealing methamphetamine within 1,000 feet of a school.

Posted: Dec 14, 2019 10:05 PM
Updated: Dec 14, 2019 10:10 PM

SALEM, Ore. --- A Salem man has been found guilty of shooting a veteran Salem police officer four times during a nighttime traffic stop on April 14.

The Statesman-Journal reports that Jaime Lee Jimenez, 39, was found guilty on Thursday of premeditated, attempted aggravated murder following a stipulated facts trial before Marion County Judge, Thomas Hart.

He also pleaded guilty to four counts of second-degree assault, illegal possession of a firearm by a felon and dealing methamphetamine within 1,000 feet of a school.

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