Monday, May 27, 2019
KANSAS CITY MAMA DECRIES KCPD OFFICER-INVOLVED SHOOTING AFTER SON DEAD: HE GOT KILLED FOR NOTHING!!!
Authorities continue their investigation into this deadly conflict.
However, this story is important to watch given that Summer is typically a time when unrest on Kansas City streets rises.
Here's the word right now:
KCTV5: Mother seeks answers after son shot, killed in struggle with police
Testimony after the gunfire tragedy:
Kansas City police said Bridges ran the length of about 480 feet before he was shot.
“For them to just take his life like that, I need answers. I need proof. I need something,” McGee said.
Police and the Jackson County Prosecutor’s Office are investigating. Police said Bridges did have a gun. The family disagrees. “He wasn’t armed. He wasn’t a threat,” the victim's mom said. “I need answers. That’s my child. They murdered him.”
Developing . . .