Kinsey", Rivera said. A union official has said the officer was aiming for the autistic man because he thought he was a threat, but the officer missed and hit the therapist. No gun was recovered, police said. He asked his patient to be still and lie down. The man beside him rocks back and forth. "I was more anxious about him than myself", Kinsey told WSVN .
The new footage of King's arrest comes as relations between black communities and police departments remain tense, following the shooting deaths of black men Alton Sterling and Philando Castile by police officers, and the massacre of five law enforcement officers in Dallas, Texas.
President Barack Obama is reportedly going to rethink his 2015 ban on military-grade equipment sales to law enforcement after eight police officers were killed in attacks in Dallas, Texas and Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Obama plans to meet later Tuesday at the White House with U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch, FBI Director James Comey and Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson.
Three other officers were wounded, one critically. The shooting was the fourth high-profile deadly encounter involving police over the past two weeks. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton speaks at the NAACP National Convention in Cincinnati, Ohio on July 18, 2016. "People will be watching Cleveland and Donald Trump the next few days and will be wondering, 'What can I do?" It's no surprise that Republicans are emphasizing Clinton's weaknesses more than Trump's strengths.
But she is also her father's not-so-secret weapon, one who steps into the breach at the most crucial moments. "I also know how privileged I am", she said , carefully maneuvering the topic. "My father not only has the strength and ability necessary to be the next president, but also the kindness and compassion that will enable him to be the leader that this country needs", said the elegant blonde.
Pat Smith, mother of Benghazi victim Sean Smith speaks during the opening day of the Republican National Convention in Cleveland , Monday, July 18, 2016. Admittedly, lying to an anguished mother for political purposes, if that's what Clinton did, is disgraceful. I had the same sort of empathy for Cindy Sheehan, also a grieving mother, who became an increasingly strident antiwar (and, at first, anti-Republican) activist following the death of her son Casey, 23, an Army soldier killed in 2004 ...