NEILLSVILLE, Wis. (CLARK COUNTY SHERIFF'S DEPARTMENT NEWS RELEASE) -- The names of the involved in the officer involved in shooting on Friday, December 13, 2013 are being released.
Officer Aaron Bembnister, 24, Neillsville, responded to the reported disturbance at 1009 Grand Avenue, Neillsville. While at the residence he was confronted by a male subject identified as Ricky A. Taylor, 23, Neillsville. Taylor was ultimately shot after approaching the officer and being advised numerous times to drop the knife.
Pursuant to department policy, Bembnister is on administrative leave during the investigation. Investigation is continuing by the Clark County Sheriff’s Department and the Wisconsin Department of Justice-Division of Criminal Investigation.