MADISON COUNTY, TENNESSEE – On June 6, 2012, the Jackson Police Department notified the sheriff’s department that Chad M. Lewis, age 29, was involved in an incident they are investigating.
Deputy Lewis began his employment April 16, 2005 in the corrections division and was transferred to patrol division in October 2006. He is presently assigned to the Metro-Narcotics Division.
In 2005, an internal investigation was conducted on Deputy Lewis for releasing an inmate from the J. Alexander Leech Criminal Justice Complex that was awaiting extradition to the State of Kentucky. He received a letter of reprimand.
Deputy Lewis was relieved of duty with pay pending the outcome of a criminal investigation conducted by the Violent Crimes Unit of the Jackson Police Department.
More details into Jackson Police investigation involving Lewis is forthcoming.