[[Sierra Wave received the following press release from the Inyo County Sheriff’s Office and Sierra Wave will be following up with information from witnesses]:
July 24 soon right after 2:00am Inyo County Sheriff’s Workplace gained a report of a domestic violence restraining purchase violation at 969 Tu Su Lane. On arrival of the deputies, neither the reporting celebration nor the suspect could be located. Even though wanting in the region, the deputies noticed a male matter across the road at the Chevron station, which was closed the topic was agitated and yelling.
When the 1st deputy contacted the topic (32 12 months old Bishop gentleman, George Barlow III) Barlow questioned, “Can I destroy you as well?” Barlow then billed the deputy with his pit bull closely driving him. The deputy continually ordered Barlow to quit charging. When Barlow arrived in 10 feet, the deputy deployed his Taser. Thanks to the weighty apparel Barlow was carrying, the Taser had no effect on Barlow. Barlow removed his heavy sweater.
The 2nd deputy responded to the Chevron at this issue and just after Barlow refused to adhere to commands, he deployed his Taser placing Barlow in the upper abdomen. This prompted Barlow to slide to the ground. Prior to the deputies were being ready to handcuff him, Barlow sat up and taken off the Taser darts.
Deputies transitioned to a baton and soon after placing him, Barlow grabbed the baton and attempted to get it absent from the deputy. Throughout the incident, Barlow commanded his pet dog to assault the deputies. Both of those deputies received doggy bites right before a deputy was equipped to shoot the pet dog. Barlow was pepper sprayed which induced him to launch his grasp on the baton and charge at the deputies.
Verbal commands ended up continued to be offered to Barlow which he dismissed. The Sheriff’s Workplace deployed its canine which was able to subdue Barlow till an more officer from the Bishop Police Department arrived and they were in a position to handcuff Barlow. Deputies straight away offered health-related assist till an ambulance responded to medically very clear Barlow before transport.
The Sheriff’s Office environment has observed and is examining the social media movie capturing this incident. Immediately after a extensive investigation of this incident it will be referred to the District Lawyer for assessment. The general public is inspired to make contact with the Inyo County Sheriff’s Office environment at 760-878-0383, selection 4 if you have any more facts.