Tremaine Wilbourn

Tremaine Wilbourn is charged with fatally shooting Memphis police officer Sean Bolton on Aug. 1, 2015. Bolton, 33, according to police reports, pulled in front of a red 2002 Mercedes-Benz that had stopped on the side of the street, got out of his cruiser and approached the car. Wilbourn, a passenger in the Mercedes, got out of the vehicle and the men began to struggle. Police said Wilbourn pulled out a gun and fired on Bolton at close range. An autopsy report stated Bolton was hit eight times.