A teen on the autism spectrum was punched in the face by a police officer Wednesday after reports the boy was involved in a fight with a deadly weapon, police said.
*Jack Wade Whitton, crossfit instructor from Locust Grove GA, is arrested in the riot. *16-count indictment w/ other defendants. *Charges: Using deadly weapon to assault DC police officer; engaging in physical violence; obstructing cops in civil disorder.
Fulton County, Ga., district attorney announces that former Atlanta police officer Garrett Rolfe, who fatally shot Rayshard Brooks, will face 11 total charges including felony murder and aggravated assault with a deadly weapon
@SenatorBooker - former mayor of Newark, NJ - on #Atlanta shooting: “If one of my officer’s shot someone in the back while they were fleeing with a non-deadly weapon, that is unjust use of force. And it's unacceptable to community standards. It's very unfortunate and tragic.”