Grand Jury Indicts Man Arrested for Florissant Police Officer Shooting
Brian Cannon has been charged with assault of an officer, burglary and armed criminal action.
The grand jury indicted Cannon on charges of assault of the officer, burglary, and two counts of armed criminal action.
In late May, according to police, Cannon shot Officer Mike Vernon while the police were searching for a burglary suspect. The police later found Cannon and arrested him for the shooting as well as burglary.
Officer Vernon has continued to recover from his wounds, and the community has shown an outpouring of support through fundraisers and letters.