Civil proper lawyer Ben Crump is anticipated to launch unbiased post-mortem outcomes which will affirm Joshua Feast was shot within the again by police.
In keeping with the Star Tribune, throughout a Tuesday press convention, Crump mentioned the outcomes could be launched on Wednesday (December 16) at New Life Church in La Marque, Texas however they haven’t arisen as of 8 pm EST.
Crump, throughout his Tuesday presser, continued his name for an intensive investigation of the killing and for police to launch physique digicam footage from the capturing in La Marque, about 40 miles southeast of Houston.
Feast’s household and Crump are additionally demanding the firing of Officer Jose Santos, who’s accused of pulling the set off of the gun that killed Feast.
Dozens of demonstrators took to the streets on Saturday (December 12) to demand justice for the 22-year-old Black man who was killed on December 9 by police in La Marque, Texas.
In keeping with Houston native station KHOU, protestors marched from an area meals market to the steps of La Marque Metropolis Corridor to name for the firing of Police Chief Kirk Jackson and officer Jose Santos, who police say shot Feast to loss of life.
Investigators declare Feast was an individual of curiosity in an ongoing investigation of current shootings within the Houston suburb. Feast was allegedly sitting in his automotive when he received out and fled. In keeping with an preliminary report, officers then opened fireplace on him. He was later taken to a hospital the place he later died.
La Marque police say rifles have been discovered on the scene however no context was offered about the place they have been discovered or who they belonged to. Investigators additionally declare Santos had purpose to imagine Feast was armed. Witnesses say Feast was operating from police when he was shot.
Santos has reportedly been positioned on administrative go away whereas the Galveston County Sheriff’s Workplace and County District Legal professional’s Workplace are investigating.