The Hickory Police Department has released the names of the two Officers involved in the fatal shooting of Drew Marian Spencer early Monday morning (June 2). They are Officer Clayton Albrecht and Master Police Officer John Ray.
Officer Albrecht was hired by the department in July of 2012. Master Officer Ray was hired in August of 2008. Both Officers are on paid administrative leave as an investigation into the incident continues.
Spencer was killed when he allegedly pointed a handgun at one of the Officers while he was seated behind the wheel of a stolen City of Hickory work truck at the Kangaroo Express store on North Center Street in Hickory.