Saturday, March 6, 2021

SLC Teen Holding Broomstick, Shot By Police

SLC police shooting

* By now we’ve all heard the weak-ass reasons given as to why police officers — the non-black ones at least — shoot black males first and ask questions later.

A fear of black men is at least one of them, anyway.

But according to a 19-year-old named Selam Mohammad (pictured above), the police who shot his friend, an unnamed minor who had gotten into a fight and happened to be holding a broomstick at his side, did so with no provocation.

“They told him to put it down, once, and started shooting him as soon as he turned around,” Mohammad described to Salt Lake Tribune.

Fear what? If the 16-year-old victim looks anything like his 19-year-old friend pictured above…WHO BY THE WAY DOESN’T EVEN LOOK 15…what exactly was there to fear?

Read more at EURThisNthat.

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