|Agency||Kokomo Indiana Police Department|
|Dates of Service||Hired in 2005.|
|Last Known Status||Administrative leave.|
2022 Road Rage Arrest
On May 22, 2022, Smith was involved in a road rage incident, followed the other driver into a parking lot and battered him. The victim filed a police report, but was unable to identify his assailant.
Smith broke the victim's nose.
On June 13, 2022, Smith was talking to another officer about how he received his injuries. The second officer had investigated the road rage complaint, and connected Smith to the battery.
On June 17, 2022, Smith was placed on administrative leave.
- James Howell Jr., Off-duty Kokomo officer batters 60-year-old during road rage incident, according to ISP, WRTV, 2022-09-16
- Court docs: Kokomo officer broke man’s nose in road rage fight, told colleague ‘no one could know about this’, FOX 59, 2022-09-29
- Kokomo PD officer facing charges in road rage incident, WTHR, 2022-09-16