A man was shot and killed by St. Cloud police after officials say he allegedly stabbed a 9-year-old girl multiple times.
But Snyder, the 9-year-old girl’s mother says, “police shot the wrong guy.”
According to Fox35 St. Cloud Police Chief Pete Gauntlett, prior investigation shows witnesses reported the girl was stabbed inside a home and then a suspect covered in blood ran through the neighborhood.
Police say they found a man matching the alleged attacker’s description, their was a struggle and an officer shot him.
The suspect died at the scene.
According to Snyder, the suspect killed… was her brother trying to chase down the real stabber.
“We Heard,’the baby” and my brother ran after him (the intruder), she says. “My daughter’s in the hospital and police are saying my brother did it. My brother was trying to help! He’s a hero!” she said.
The chief says, “we have a lot of investigation to do.”
FDLE is investigating the use of force by officers.
9-year-old, Jada Lee, is recovering at Arnold Palmer Hospital in Orlando. She is expected to survive.
Bodycam video released of Andre Leshon Lee who lost consciousness when arrested but died 5 days later in Dallas PD custody, Report
The Dallas Police Department has released a video of Andre Leshon Lee who they say lost consciousness shortly after being taken into custody on August 28. The video released clearly shows he lost consciousness at the site where he was arrested.
The report goes on to say Lee died September 2 in police custody a week after losing consciousness. Something doesn’t add up here.
According to Fox 4 the investigation by Dallas police into Lee’s death, he and his wife were driving the night of August 28, when his wife said he got out of the car and started running.
Morehouse School of Medicine students get surprise news that $26M gift will help pay off their debt
ATLANTA — It’s a major gift to an Atlanta-based historically Black college aimed at helping close the gap in medical disparities in America.
On Wednesday, Morehouse School of Medicine announced they received a $26.3-million donation from Bloomberg Philanthropies, the organization founded by former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg.
Apalachee Elementary assistant principal Nikki Bradley under fire for monkey post about black students
According to WCTV Leon County school administrators, Thursday publicly detailed the investigation of an assistant principal’s Facebook post that lead to a reprimand and demotion.
The district received multiple complaints about the post by Apalachee Elementary assistant principal Nikki Bradley.
Bradley wrote this message on her personal Facebook page:
“For a while now, I have felt like Ringmaster of the ****show. Today has done me in! I do not want to be ringmaster, someone come get the monkeys and all the circus friends.
#exhausted #goawaycovid #imgoingtobed”
“It’s important to clarify for the record what took place, the investigation that happened, and what discipline we have enforced,” said Superintendent Rocky Hanna in a Facebook live on Thursday.
The district’s Director of Labor and Employee Relations, Deana McAllister, says an investigation determined the post “was not meant to be divisive or hurtful, nor racially motivated.”
McAllister says the post did show a lack of professionalism and poor judgement, leading to a formal reprimand and demotion of Bradley. She was reassigned from Apalachee Elementary to Killearn Lakes.