OLYMPIA, Wash. - Gov. Jay Inslee has canceled an order that granted parole to Jerry Lain, a man who stabbed and shot a Richland police officer.
Lain has been incarcerated since his 1982 conviction for first-degree assault.
Inslee cancelled the order after he reviewed the case record, including a 2013 psychological examination that estimated Lain will continue to be a moderate to high risk to re-offend.
Test administrators also said Lain may not have been honest when answering the exam questions.
Inslee’s office said the governor believes Lain poses an unreasonable risk of danger to the public.
Governor Inslee cancels parole for man who shot, stabbed officer
Report: Woman threw hot grits at boyfriend during fight
El Cajon, California, police shooting: What we know now
Video shows deputies stunning man with hands behind his back
Man accused of killing 4 children served 16 years in prison for pregnant…