A Marathon County judge decided there was enough evidence to take Demmerly's case to trial after hearing Officer Ostrowski's testimony and watching the police's surviellance video from the officers' dash-cam taken from the morning of the June 17th shoot out.
"As I'm walking up i see the door open, i see the driver of the vehicle has his shoe coming out of the door, as i'm seeing a shoe come out of the door I see the barrel of a gun," said Officer Ostrowski.
Officer Ostrowski said he had no time to think about what to do next.
"I could hear, i had seen he had a firearm, i heard the gunshots, i could hear, i heard the pop! Pop! And I drew my gun out and starting returning fire."
Then Officer Ostrowski says he took cover and fired two more shots at Demmerly before he took off in his vehicle.
Officer Ostrowski testified he then hopped back in his squad, and called for backup.
"He has fired rounds at me. I'm not sure how powerful the rifle is. Looks like a .22," said Officer Ostrowski.
Officer Ostrowski said the chase ended with Demmerly waving his middle fingers at him, before running off.
Demmerly was caught three and half days later and interviewed by a Wausau Detective and Demmerly gave his reason for shooting at the officer.
"He did not want the officer to see the alterred firearms he had in his vehicle" said Wausau Detective Terry Morris.
Demmerly has been charged with 7 felonies including attempted First Degree Intentional Homicide.
Demmerly will enter his plea at an arraignment held on July 23rd.
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