Deputy Maness and one of the other deputies were both shot multiple times as they retreated for cover. The third deputy returned fire as an Island Lake Police Department officer pulled Deputy Maness to safety, The subject who shot the deputies was arrested several hours later. He was subsequently convicted of attempted murder and sentenced to 135 years in prison. Deputy Maness was confined to a wheelchair and underwent multiple surgeries. He passed away on September 14th, 2015, while conducting a rehab session. Deputy Maness was a U.S. Army veteran and had served with the McHenry County Sheriff's Office for seven years, He is survived by his wife.