A.J. Bohannon, a Black Lives Matter activist who once watched his cousin mistakenly get gunned down by police in 2012, had gathered more than 1,000 other activists to march through the streets of Wichita, Kansas on Sunday afternoon. But that plan changed when he received a call from Wichita’s new police chief just days before the scheduled event. The new idea was to hold an event where police and protesters could effectively come together to ease the tensions that have risen in the wake of recent police shootings in America.
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Kansas Gunman, Cedric Ford, Kills 3 and Injures 12 in Deadly Shooting & Then Gets Gunned Down Himself
Three people were killed and 14 others were injured at a factory in Kansas. The gunman was armed with what police called an “assault-style” Thursday before he was killed by a police officer who rushed into the building alone. See more details below.