Joseph De Sean Taylor, Officer, Jackie Kee Lis discussed on Austin's Morning News
He's been identified as Joseph de Sean Taylor and see Depart, Police chief Mike Harmon says about 50 rounds were fired between Taylor and the three officers who responded to a 9 11 calls Sunday afternoon officer Jackie Kee Lis. She has been with the department for four years. Officer Chris Hester is a 10 year. Veteran and officer Nick Anderson has been on officer with us for eight years. Three was shot, but all three are recovering. One of them did though, undergo surgery yesterday. Taylor meantime, faces three charges of aggravated assault on a public servant and three charges of aggravated kidnapping for allegedly holding his family hostage during that near 18 hour standoff. Also in the news. Those living in Austin can have a say on how the city will reshape the police department through the reimagining Public Safety Task Force. Greater Russian Crime Commission's Carrie Roberts says the group is reassured in the task force process because average residents can help direct the conversation over the next six months. He ads you know, in the same time areas that we'll have five council seats that are after reelection, so we look to mend your budget adjustments. We'll also It's a possibility that there could be no other members of the council doesn't seem major changes on council, he notes. The task force will help decide what duties HPD keeps in what efficiencies could be brought into public safety. John Cooley, NewsRadio Kale BJ. Speaking of changes to the council, The Austin Council's numerous controversial decisions in recent years have led to a huge field of challengers. This year. Two people have filed unseat Great Bazaar and District four in district 63. Candidates are hoping that toe oust Jimmy Flanagan The field is most crowded in district 10, where six people are trying to replace Alison Altar. In Total 20..