In a press conference on Tuesday, St. Louis Police Chief Sam Dotson had said his officers fired upon Powell after Powell allegedly got within three or four feet of them while wielding a knife “in an overhand grip.”
Lethal force against a lethal situation? You be the judge as this video clearly CONTRADICTS the officer's recount. Watch the assailant. This was over TWO STOLEN CANS OF POP sitting at the curb.
This is also 3 miles away from the Ferguson shooting last week.