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
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1. Kerry Washington speaks.
2. Marsha Ambrosious declares Black lives matter.
3. Rashida Jones calls for police reform.
4. Anika Noni Rose says her peace.
5. Jamie King speaks out.
6. Janet Mock speaks on Olango’s illness.
7. Robin Lee speaking the truth.
8. Kehlani posted to IG ” I am backstage in hysterical tears. I sound horrible, I feel horrible. I’ll make it up to you. REST IN PEACE ALFRED OLANGO. I AM SO SORRY THAT THE PEOPLE WHO WERE CALLED TO SAVE YOU FROM AN EPILEPTIC ATTACK CAME AND KILLED YOU. IM SO SORRY PEOPLE ARE SO DESENSITIZED THAT EVERYONE JUST GOES ON ABOUT THEIR DAY.”
9. Eva Marcille offers her prayers.
10. Actress Debra Messing retweeted.