LIMA — The case of the Aug. 3 shooting of Keith Burkholder, 57, by an Allen County Sheriff’s Office SWAT officer was presented to an Allen County grand jury Tuesday, according to a statement from the Sheriff’s Office.
The grand jury will decide whether any charges will be filed against the officer in relation to that incident. Should an announcement come from the grand jury before the end of the day Tuesday, the Sheriff’s Office will hold a news conference Wednesday morning.
Burkholder was shot and killed during the execution of a search warrant at 218 Michigan Ave. The Wood County Sheriff’s Office was continuing its investigation and has not released the name of the officer involved.