Grand jury announces charges against only one Louisville police officer in killing of Breonna Taylor
A grand jury has announced criminal charges against a single Louisville, Kentucky police officer in the March 13 killing of Breonna Taylor. The charges are against former officer Brett Hankison and include wanton endangerment.
No homicide charges were announced.
The charges are being described as insufficient by MSNBC’s Al Sharpton.
The Nation’s Elie Mystal weighs in:
They're basically saying that shooting at #BreonnaTaylor WAS LIKE SHOOTING INTO THE AIR. Black Lives could not ma… https://t.co/w72KfcE3vV— Elie Mystal (@Elie Mystal)1600882055.0
BREAKING: NBC News Special Report: Grand jury presents its Breonna Taylor case report to judge. https://t.co/yVtmGtdr5w— NBC News (@NBC News)1600881643.0