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Man who crashed into and seriously injured WDMPD officer has been sentenced to five years in prison

West Des Moines, IOWA – According to the court documents, his name is Jon Schwartz and he was sentenced to 5 years in prison.

Prosecutors said the 62-year-old defendant was found guilty of causing serious injury by vehicle in November 2020.

The defendant was drunk, speeding and watching a movie when he plowed into Officer Kaufman.

Prosecutors said the WDMPD officer was standing next to a vehicle he had stopped along Interstate 35.

This story will be updated as new information become available. 

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