A San Diego police officer fatally shot and killed Alfred Olango, an unarmed black man who witnesses claim was mentally challenged. Reports say his sister called police for assistance because he was in mental and/or physical distress. Several eyewitnesses said the victim had his hands above his head when he was shot, but police deny the claims.
Celebrities React To The Shooting Of Alfred Olango was originally published on globalgrind.com
1. Kerry Washington speaks.
2. Marsha Ambrosious declares Black lives matter.
#AlfredOlango BLACK LIVES MATTER *there's an invisible "too" YOU make it so obvious that you have a problem with US CARING ABOUT OURSELVES!— MARSHA AMBROSIUS © (@MarshaAmbrosius) September 28, 2016
3. Rashida Jones calls for police reform.
4. Jamie King speaks out.
5. Janet Mock speaks on Olango’s illness.
6. Facts from Grace Byers
If you don't think there is a problem, YOU are the problem. #AlfredOlango— Grace Byers 🇰🇾 (@LadyGraceByers) September 28, 2016
7. Robin Lee speaking the truth.
...If you are carrying around that much fear and bias in your heart, then perhaps you should pursue another line of work. #AlfredOlango— Robinne Lee (@robinnelee) September 28, 2016
8. Actress Debra Messing retweeted.
They. Shot. A. Black. Man. While. He. Was. Having. A. Seizure.— Dr. Manhattan 🇳🇬 (@TheNewThinkerr) September 28, 2016
You can't make this up#AlfredOlango