39-year-old Robert Allen Maness dies in fatal Anderson sheriff shooting – Thursday, October 14, 2021

Anderson sheriff Shooting Death of Robert Allen Maness – Obituary

39-year-old Robert Allen Maness has died in a fatal Anderson sheriff shooting that occurred on Thursday, October 14, 2021. It happened at about 11 p.m. when two officers attempted to stop the motorcycle that Robert was riding. He opened fire at the two deputies, leaving bullet holes in the patrol vehicle.

Officer opened fire at Robert, causing him to crash the motorcycle he was driving. He was left with fatal wounds and was pronounced dead.

The officers involved have been placed on paid administrative leave as the incident remains under investigation.