That's the question surrounding the 17-year-old female’s involvement in last week's shooting in Utah and Juab County.
A Utah County sheriff’s sergeant was killed and another was wounded.
The primary suspect, Jose Angel Garcia-Juaregui died from his wounds following a gun battle with law enforcement.
The 17-year old remained in custody at a juvenile facility in Provo. Her attorney spoke with ABC 4 Utah and he believes she didn’t have anything to do with the shooting.
“I believe when the facts come out in the end the public will take a different view how possibly my client is viewed by the general public,” says Neil Skousen, her attorney.
Skousen met with the 17-year-old at the detention center.
"She's doing better than expected,” says Skousen.
Authorities have yet to say what the 17-year-old’s involvement. Investigators plan to enhance the video taken at the crime scenes. But the Utah County juvenile prosecutor is having doubts about her role as a possible shooter.
"It did not appear she was (the shooter)” says Chris Yanelli. “It looked like a male hand."
Skousen would not comment about what Yanelli is saying.
“At this point I'm not prepared to comment on the allegations specifically,” says Skousen.
Meanwhile, preparations are underway for the funeral of Sgt. Wride. A viewing is scheduled tomorrow night and his funeral service is Wednesday.
“On behalf of the family, we wish to express our condolences to the fallen officers, one who passed away and their families,” says Skousen. “Definetly we want to express our condolences for their loss.”
Yanelli says they need more time to investigate the 17-year old’s role and will ask a judge to extend their deadline for filing charges if it comes to that.