Protesters congregated on Chicago’s West Side on Monday protesting the fatal shooting of 19-year-old Roshad McIntosh, who was shot and killed by law enforcement on Sunday. Officers say they encountered McIntosh, who allegedly started to run when they tried to speak to him.
Flash forward to Wednesday and listening to the police scanner, it seems the area is blowin up with violent crime, yes more than usual. The violence is not being widely reported. Listen for free below!
Law enforcement maintains that the young man pulled a gun first after a chase into a narrow walkway, the news site notes. This allegedly prompted the officer at whom the weapon was pointed to fire at McIntosh, killing him. The police said that they did take a weapon from the scene. Continue reading