Citing video evidence from the scene, Douglas County Attorney Don Kleine said Monday (Jun. 2) that Jake Gardner, the owner of The Hive bar in Omaha’s Old Market district, acted in self-defense when he shot and killed Scurlock outside his place of business. The footage obtained by investigators showed Gardner’s father pushing young people in the area.
Scurlock was shot and killed during a protest late Saturday in Omaha. Z Long, Omaha World Herald Watch Now: Protesters defy curfew; tear gas and rubber bullets used to disperse.
The white bar owner who shot and killed a 22-year-old black Omaha man fired in self-defense after ending up on the ground in the middle of a group Saturday night, Douglas County Attorney Don.
On Saturday, May 30, 2020, James Scurlock, a 22-year-old African-American man, was fatally shot by a white bar owner, Jacob Gardner.The shooting took place during the George Floyd protests in the Old Market area of Omaha, Nebraska.Gardner was released from police custody after the county attorney concluded that he had acted in self-defense against Scurlock, who was holding Gardner in a.
Kleine presented video evidence of the confrontation between Jake Gardner, the bar owner, and James Scurlock, 22, who was killed during a protest on Saturday, the Omaha World-Herald reported.
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - A Nebraska bar owner won't be charged in connection with the fatal shooting of a 22-year-old man during weekend protests in downtown Omaha over the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis, authorities said Monday. The shooting occurred at around 11 p.m. Saturday in the city's Old Market area and within a couple of blocks of where protesters had gathered. Police said they.
Italia Kelly, 22, was killed outside of a Walmart in Iowa while leaving a protest, the Associated Press reported. Kelly was shot as she was getting into a car with a friend while civilians were.
The man was shot dead by law enforcement officers in Louisville on the fourth night of unrest in the city. Louisville Police Chief Steve Conrad called the man a 'protester' but witnesses disagreed.
During Omaha's first night of protests, a deputy shot two pepper balls at Adam Keup. One hit him in his right eye, the other hit his shoulder. Now, after three.
A protester holds a sign during a protest over the deaths of George Floyd and Breonna Taylor, Monday, June 1, 2020, in Louisville, Ky. Breonna Taylor, a black woman, was fatally shot by police in.
James Scurlock, 21, was fatally shot by Jake Gardner in Omaha, Nebraska, on Saturday night. Video footage from the scene appears to show Gardner, a former US Marine, pull a gun on a crowd of suspected rioters, before shooting Scurlock, who attempted to tackle him.
A 22-year-old black man protesting police brutality in Omaha, Nebraska, was fatally shot outside a bar Saturday night. James Scurlock died after being shot around 11 p.m. in the Old Market neighborhood of Omaha. He was transported to the Nebraska Medical Center where he was pronounced dead.
ALCALDE, N.M. (AP) — A man was shot Monday night as protesters in New Mexico’s largest city tried to tear down a bronze statue of a Spanish conquistador outside the Albuquerque Museum. The man.
Omaha police alleged that the man who owns the bar opened fire and has taken him into custody,. Kentucky, early Monday, a man was shot dead during a protest against the death of Breonna Taylor. Police shot the 26-year-old EMT was shot eight times in March after they served a search warrant at the wrong residence, her family alleges. Police officers and National Guardsmen were shot at while.
OMAHA—Protesters came out by the hundreds on Monday evening after prosecutors in this Nebraska city decided not to charge a white bar owner who shot a young black man to death during unrest two.
James Scurlock, a 22-year-old black man, was shot and killed outside a bar in Omaha, Nebraska, on Saturday night, while participating in a protest against police brutality sparked by the recent police killings of George Floyd and Breonna Taylor.According to local news outlets, the man who shot him, a white local bar owner named Jake Gardner, was brought in for questioning then released.
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - An Omaha bar owner who is not expected to face felony charges in the fatal shooting of an unarmed 22-year-old protester over the weekend could still face misdemeanor gun charges, the city's police chief said. Omaha police Chief Todd Schmaderer was among officials who addressed the case Monday in a set of news conferences, including one in which the county prosecutor.
Last night, there was a peaceful protest in Omaha, NE, against the police murder of George Floyd. A known racist bar owner, Jake Gardner began using racial slurs, and inciting the protesters. When he was pushed by a young protester, James Scurlock, he shot and killed Scurlock. There is a widely-spread video of Scurlock’s murder and many witnesses.
Video captures the terrifying moment a black protester is shot outside Omaha bar amid Floyd protests.