Civil proper lawyer Ben Crump is anticipated to launch impartial post-mortem outcomes which will verify Joshua Feast was shot within the again by police.
In keeping with the Star Tribune, throughout a Tuesday press convention, Crump mentioned the outcomes can 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 a radical investigation of the killing and for police to launch physique digital camera footage from the taking pictures 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 a neighborhood 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 demise.
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 automobile 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 supplied about the place they have been discovered or who they belonged to. Investigators additionally declare Santos had purpose to consider Feast was armed. Witnesses say Feast was operating from police when he was shot.
Santos has reportedly been positioned on administrative depart whereas the Galveston County Sheriff’s Workplace and County District Lawyer’s Workplace are investigating.