A Tennessee police officer was charged with kidnapping a man in a squad car while on duty and fatally shooting him, authorities said.
Ferguson, 29, was fired following his arrest, the statement said.
Ferguson was charged with first-degree murder and first-degree murder in perpetration of aggravated kidnapping. Rogers was charged with accessory after the fact. Both were charged with abuse of a corpse and fabricating and tampering with evidence.
It wasn’t immediately known whether Ferguson or Rogers have attorneys who could comment on their behalf.