25-year-old Taylor Ray Stevenson of Greenville dies in fatal Lindale officer shooting

Lindale officer shooting death of Taylor Ray Stevenson – Obituary

An official disclosed the identify of a guy who was fatally shot by cops near Lindale early Tuesday.

Sgt. Larry Christian of the Smith County Sheriff’s Office identified the guy as 25-year-old Taylor Ray Stevenson of Greenville in a statement issued Wednesday.

Sheriff Larry Smith claimed during a news conference Tuesday that Stevenson had apparently “taken a lot of medications,” was suffering a mental breakdown, and had a weapon in his hand when he was slain in an officer-involved shooting.