The riots following the death of George Floyd culminated in the city of Omaha, Nebraska with the death of James Scurlock, a 22-year-old black male. His death followed an altercation with a bar owner on the street outside the bar. The man who shot James Scurlock is Jake Gardner, a white male who happens to support President Trump. His name is not used by officials as he has not been charged.
OMAHA, Neb. — Omaha Police are investigating the death of a protester, who was shot outside a bar in a downtown entertainment district on Saturday. James Scurlock, 22, was shot outside of The.
On Saturday night, James Scurlock joined protesters in Omaha, Nebraska to seek justice for the death of George Floyd. He never returned home. Jacob Gardner shot him dead after he was standing in front of the bar that the Gardener family owns. Bystanders caught the confrontation on camera and a gunshot can be heard as Gardner confronted Scurlock. Young Black Male Killed In Omaha Nebraska.
After a white bar owner fatally shot a black man who jumped him amid violent protests Saturday in Omaha, Nebraska, Douglas County Attorney Don Kleine looked at video evidence and concluded Jake Gardner, 38, acted in self-defense, the Omaha World-Herald reported.On Monday, Kleine said Gardner wouldn't be charged in the death of 22-year-old James Scu.
The Omaha, Nebraska man who fatally shot the 22-year-old activist James Scurlock will not face charges. Jacob Gardner—owner of the Hive Bar and Gatsby Bar—was taken into custody following the.
Scurlock was a runaway from Omaha to Norfolk at the time. He originally was charged with robbery and use of a firearm to commit a felony. The case was tried in adult court.
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.
Scurlock’s death sparked new protests and demonstrations in downtown Omaha over the weekend. His father, also named James Scurlock, spoke at the Malcolm X Memorial Foundation Visitors Center the.
James Scurlock, 22, was fatally shot outside a bar on Saturday following protests against police brutality. By Mary Ann Georgantopoulos Posted on June 1, 2020, at 4:09 p.m. ET Prosecutors in Omaha, Nebraska, said Monday that the white bar owner who fatally shot a 22-year-old black man on Saturday.
KETV-7 reports that 22-year-old James Scurlock died Saturday night after police heard gunshots during a protest, found him suffering from a gunshot wound and rushed him to the Nebraska Medical.
James Scurlock Died in Hospital. James Scurlock died in hospital after being shot dead in Omaha on Saturday night at the city’s old market, where protesters gathered for the second consecutive night after Floyd’s death. May 25 in Minneapolis, reported Omaha World-Herald.
An Omaha bar owner has been evicted from the building where he operated two nightlife spots after he shot and killed 22-year-old James Scurlock. The actions of 38-year-old Jacob Gardner on Saturday triggered threats against the building owners, they told the Omaha World-Herald.
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.
OMAHA — Douglas County Attorney Don Kleine said Wednesday that he welcomes and supports the calling of a grand jury to review the death of James Scurlock, the 22-year-old black man fatally shot.
The white bar owner who shot and killed a James Scurlock, a 22-year-old black Omaha man will not be charged, Douglas County Attorney Don Kleine said Monday.Olivia released a press release on Sunday afternoon identifying the victim as James Scurlock, 22, but without naming a suspect. However, they said: “The Omaha Police Department is not currently searching for a suspect. Investigators are in the process of reviewing all the evidence gathered, videos, witness interviews and consulting with the Douglas County District Attorney’s office.Scurlock’s father, James Scurlock II, said obtaining a grand jury is the first step, but there is still a long way to go. “I want to thank the black community for getting us this grand jury.