Jason Stockley Verdict: White Cop Acquitted in Black Suspect's Killing
Friday, 15 September 2017 () The Jason Stockley verdict was announced and National Guard troops were on standby after the white former St. Louis police officer was acquitted of murder in the 2011 killing of a black drug suspect.
Heated protests targeting the mayor`s home, local businesses and injuring law enforcement ensued in St. Louis following the acquittal of Jason Stockley, a former police officer accused of fatally shooting Anthony Lamar Smith.
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Another demonstration is expected in suburban St. Louis to protest a judge’s acquittal of a white former police officer who fatally shot a... Seattle Times - Front PageAlso reported by •nola.com •L.A. Times