Essex County prosecutors said Thursday that Hamilton Police Sg. Ken Nagy shot Beverly Police Officer Jason Lantych "because of his perception of a relationship between Lantych and his wife."
The investigation into the Feb. 24 shooting outside the Starbucks in North Beverly has been concluded and found, besides the shooting, that no other criminal action occurred.
A was included in a five-page letter sent to Chief Russell Stevens and Beverly Police Chief Mark Ray on Thursday. It is attached to this story as a PDF.
- once in the wrist and once in the leg - by Nagy outside the coffee shop just before 6 p.m. on the Friday night back in February. Lantych was seriously injured and Nagy fled.
Later that night, Essex County District Attorney Jonathan Blodgett announced that Nagy was wanted and should be considered armed and dangerous. Minutes later, and shot himself to death in his sport utility vehicle.