Mugshot of Wisner Desmaret. Photo via CCSO.
Mugshot of Wisner Desmaret. Photo via CCSO.

Man accused of killing FMPD officer faces new charge

The alleged killer of Fort Myers police officer Adam Jobbers-Miller is facing a new charge of battery on a law enforcement officer after throwing a cup of urine at a Collier County correctional officer.

The incident occurred at 11:30 a.m. Thursday as a Corporal was conducting his assigned duties, serving lunch, in a housing unit of the Naples Jail Center, according to the arrest report.

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While the officer was distributing lunch, Wisner Desmaret, 29, threw a Styrofoam cup full of urine at him, hitting him on the head and his back.

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Desmaret is currently facing the death penalty after shooting and killing Jobbers-Miller at the Marathon gas station on Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard after the officer arrived to investigate the theft of a cellphone.

Desmaret, the alleged thief, lunged and took Jobbers-Miller to the ground, and then shot him with his own gun. The officer would later succumb from his gunshot wound to the head a week later on July 28.

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On Aug. 10, Desmaret was indicted on first-degree murder charges and seven other felonies. The trial awaits a competency exam sought by his attorney. It will determine whether Desmaret is mentally competent to stand trial. The results will be revealed later in the year.

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Writer:Michael Mora
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