Anderson Police Shooting Death of Jonathan Zachary Combs – Obituary
Jonathan Zachary Combs has died in a fatal Anderson County police chase crash and shooting that occurred on Tuesday, October 12, 2021. It happened at about 1:50 p.m. on Highway 8 at Interstate 85. Officers used their vehicles to cause the stolen Camaro that Jonathan was driving to crash.
After the crash, Jonathan stepped out of the vehicle with a gun in hand. At least one deputy opened fire, striking him fatally. He sustained two bullet wounds from which he died.
The shooting and crash remain under investigation.