Justice for Breonna Taylor!
Beyonce wrote a persuasive letter to Kentucky’s Attorney General Daniel Cameron. The songstress demands that justice for Breonna Taylor be brought upon the three officers involved in the murder of Breonna Taylor.
Beyoncé shared the letter meant for Cameron on her website. The singer asked that fast and decisive action be taken and charges filed for the three Louisville officers. The officers are: Brett Hankinson, Jonathan Mattingly, and Myles Cosgrove.
Additionally, the Halo singer said the officers were put on administrative reassignment. However, they were not criminally charged.
In the letter, Beyoncé says three months have passed, but the LMPD’S investigation left more questions than answers. Also, she added that no one was arrested since the incident happened.
Likewise, the officers who were involved in the murder of Breonna Taylor have not yet been fired.
The Lion King Star made some demands in the letter. Firstly,criminal charges filed on all the officers involved in the killing. Secondly, transparency on the findings of the investigation. Lastly, an examination into the LMPD’S response to Breonna’s murder.
Shot 8 Times – Justice for Breonna Taylor
Breonna Taylor, was shot on March 13 at around 12:30 AM by police officers investigating a drug dealer. Although, the drug dealer didn’t live in Taylor’s apartment. The police allegedly claimed that the drug dealer was once seen going where Taylor stayed to pick up a parcel.
The officers had gotten a no-knock warrant that allowed them to enter without knocking.
Kenneth Walker, Taylor’s boyfriend, was with her during the shooting.
He said that he thought it was a break-in. As a result, he ended firing his gun at the police officer. The officers shot back and ended up shooting Breonna 8 times.
Recently, Taylor’s name was chanted during the nationwide protest against the end of police brutality and racial inequality.