Beyoncé publishes open letter calling for charges in Breonna Taylor case

Beyoncé publishes open letter calling for charges in Breonna Taylor case

Beyoncé Knowles published an open letter to Louisville attorney general Daniel Cameron on Sunday demanding that the officers who shot and killed Breonna Taylor be arrested and charged.

Taylor, a 26-year-old EMT and Louisville resident, was killed in March by Louisville police officers Jonathan Mattingly, Myles Cosgrove, and Brett Hankison, who were executing a no-knock search warrant at her home. Her boyfriend and neighbors have disputed the police’s assertion that, despite the no-knock warrant, they made themselves known before entering.

In the letter, which was posted on her official website, Knowles addresses this inconsistency, as well as the incident report’s claim that Taylor suffered “no injuries.” “Yet we know she was shot at least eight times,” she wrote. Read more…

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Beyoncé publishes open letter calling for charges in Breonna Taylor case