Dallas Police Department announced that Heims has been placed on
administrative leave pending outcome of an internal affairs
administrative investigation, but did not explain the charge further.
An arrest warrant obtained by the Dallas Morning News alleges that Heims and another officer were riding in a Uber Friday
when he pointed a pistol at the other officer's head. The Uber driver
reportedly told investigators that the pair began struggling over the
gun, which discharged into the car's roof.
second officer, who was reportedly intoxicated, is not named in the
newspaper's report. It's unclear whether he's identified in the
police spokesperson did not answer questions about what led to the
charge against Heims and said the affidavit would have to be obtained
from the county clerk's office, which did not immediately respond to a
request for the document.