DCist

Heartened By News Of A Grand Jury Investigation, Terrence Sterling Supporters March On

Every week since the fatal police shooting of an unarmed black motorcyclist nearly two months ago, protesters have taken to the streets. Last night was no exception, with around 60 people shutting down several downtown thoroughfares. But in the wake of reports of a grand jury investigation into the death of Terrence Sterling, protesters expressed both hope and impatience.

Wielding signs and bullhorns, they blocked traffic chanting, “No justice, no peace; no racist police,” and “Say his name: Terrence Sterling” as they marched from Third and M Streets NW (where Sterling was shot) to major intersections downtown.

According to a Fox5 report, the U.S. Attorney’s Office has opened a grand jury investigation into Sterling’s death, but protesters say they won’t stop marching any time soon…read the rest here.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s