Investigators were combing the shooting scenes for evidence, including spent shell casings, CBS Dallas reported. Reynolds and relatives say he wasn't tended to until paramedics arrived more than 10 minutes later. A group of community and faith-based leaders called Together Baton Rouge asked the Justice Department on Thursday to widen the scope of its investigation, saying it should include possible criminal violations such as battery, assault with a deadly weapon, negligent homicide and ...
Black teenager Michael Brown was shot dead by a white police officer in Ferguson, Missouri, in August 2014, sparking mass protests and rioting. In Drake's open letter , he wrote , " I am grateful to be able to call America my second home ".
The attack, which injured several more officers, occurred during a demonstration held downtown for the black victims of two police shootings this week, which generated national outrage when video of one shooting and the aftermath of the other were shared widely on social media.
Dallas Police say at least five officers were killed and six more injured by multiple snipers in downtown Dallas as protests over police-involved shootings erupted Thursday night. He has acknowledged becoming out of the touch with the public mood during past foreign travels and seemed determined to let that happen this week. There's no contradiction between supporting law enforcement and working to see that biases in the justice system are rooted out, Obama said .
Video from the scene showed protesters marching along a downtown street about half a mile from City Hall when shots erupted and the crowd scattered, seeking cover. Muflahi said his parents reported the incident to the police. She said they were stopped for a broken taillight. "I don't want my brother to be one more victim".
Including a mural on the front on the Triple S food mart. Drake has spoken out against the killing of Alton Sterling by police in Louisiana , saying it points to a larger problem. The officers had Mr Sterling pinned to the pavement when at least one of them shot him. Each officer has had two prior "Use of force" complaints filed against them but were cleared.