• Feds: Investigation opened in Black man's death after arrest

    1 day ago - By Bésame

    MEMPHIS, Tenn. - The U.S. Attorney's Office announced a federal investigation Wednesday into the death of a Black man who died after a violent arrest by Memphis police, saying the investigation “may take some time.”
    Speaking during a news conference, U.S. Attorney Kevin G. Ritz said his office is working with the Justice Department's Civil Rights Division in Washington as it investigates the case of Tyre Nichols, who died three days after his Jan. 7 arrest.
    Nichols' death has led to three separate law enforcement investigations - and the five Black officers were fired last week after an...
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