It’s odd that this latest KNS article releases her real name (it’s Justis Ellen Richert by the way). It’s odd that in their first article they stated that she asked not to be named out of safety concerns–not sure who she was afraid of, or whether she’s okay with it at this point, but the cat’s out of the bag now.
The officer, James Randy Moss, has been fired and may face criminal charges for destroying the drugs she had on her. I think this is weird too. I would assume that officers frequently destroy small amounts of narcotics rather than go through the trouble of a minor charge.
Sure, his actions were completely inappropriate, but they are really nailing him to the wall on this. I guess they feel like they need to set an example?
Here’s the whole article.