Individuals are calling for an or an investigation over a Minneapolis Park Police officer drawing a gun on 4 handcuffed Black teenagers on Tuesday after a 911 name about them having weapons was made, in keeping with Star Tribune.
In a video posted by Brianna Lindell that has gotten over 1 million views on Fb, you may see two of the 4 Black teenagers sitting on the bottom, handcuffed in entrance of a police car.
In her publish, Lindell stated that the 4 boys had been being hassled by a White teen, who known as them the N-word and who stated he had a knife.
Police stated on Wednesday that they obtained a 911 name a few scenario at Minnehaha Park that concerned weapons. They confirmed that no weapons had been discovered and the decision is now being questioned, per Star Tribune.
Park Police Chief Jason Ohotto and Park Superintendent Mary Merrill have known as for an unbiased investigation, after watching the video.
The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-MN) known as the telephone name faux and that it was “concentrating on Somali Youngsters.”
“There should be a direct unbiased and clear investigation of this probably lethal police response to and allegedly false report concentrating on minority youth,” stated Jaylani Hussein, CAIR-MN govt director.
Minnesota Police with Star Tribune that an officer pointed his gun within the “basic course” of the 4 boys.