Matthew Miller, The Post Millennial, February 28, 2021
A man is dead following a violent encounter with a law enforcement officer in Walker County, Alabama, Friday.
Officers responded to a domestic violence related 911 call Friday night, according to the Walker County Sheriff’s Office. The caller was a man who said he was having an altercation with his mentally ill son, according to a source with knowledge of the events, WBRC reports.
My hometown. 3 miles away
Walker County Sheriffs Office
Black cop kills unarmed 140lb shirtless white man. Unarmed. Gym shorts.
Roles reversed bet Al Sharpton and Lebron James would be making a speech
Officer: ill fuck you up.
Officer: ill shoot you pic.twitter.com/EgkyiuYhls
— Maddux (@Maddux4163) February 28, 2021
A video of the following confrontation between a black police officer and a white male surfaced online depicting the incident. The video shows the officer wrestling with the man in a corner of a room, then proceeding to threaten the suspect with his firearm.
“I’m going to shoot you,” the officer says to the unarmed man, while reaching for his gun.