Police Shot Unarmed Black Man in Back 7 Times
Scribe: N. Tru Bass
Defiant police organizations continue to attack unarmed citizen. This time in Kenosha, Wisconsin, where 29 year old, Jacob Blake fell to the uniformed assassins bullet. Early reports says, the man was shot in the back several times by local police while responding to a domestic inquiry. Blake is currently in serious condition at the Froedtert Hospital in Milwaukee. The shooting occurred at the 2800 block of 40th Street on Sunday.
Overnight, citizen took to the streets pushing back against yet another Black man shot by a police organization. Several fires were set during a chaotic scene. The officers have been placed on administrative leave with the Governor of the state immediately calling for restricted movement by the citizen of the city.
Local media, “the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel” reports a less than dire situation. The video clearly shows the non-threatening man shot seven times in the back as he casually attempted to enter a vehicle. Several officers were already on the scene and the man was unarmed.
During an extensive conversation with former Chief of Police of Milwaukee Author L. Jones he voiced a racist environment that goes all the way back to the 1960’s. During an interview with the “African American History Minute” program he recalled an incident when he was a rookie that peaked with the then Chief asking him if he wanted to be Black or blue.