( Anyone have these officers names ? Let’s hold them accountable ) These interactions concerning young black males vs police needs to be dissected. As black parents we have to do better in teaching our children not only how to survive these interactions, but also teach the importance of “not” being in these situations in the first place.
The 17-year-old #AntwonRose was fleeing and unarmed when police in #EastPittsburgh shot him from behind.
According to the #AlleghenyCounty Police Department, police initially responded to reports of a shooting around 8:20 pm on Tuesday, finding a 22-year-old man who had been shot but was taken to the hospital and survived. Police put out a call for a vehicle that was seen fleeing the scene, and officers stopped a car that they said matched the description. While they were detaining the driver of the car, two people jumped out. An officer opened fire, killing a 17-year-old.