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This is #JonathanFerrell. Last summer, he crashed his car in Charlotte. He climbed out of his car and started walking in search of help. Police arrived, surrounded the site of the crash and Ofc. Randall Kerrick shot Jonathan multiple times in the chest, killing him. #endpolicebrutality

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from CNN

Prosecutors won't seek retrial in Randall Kerrick case - CNN.com

A North Carolina jury was deadlocked in the manslaughter trial of Randall Kerrick, a police officer who shot and killed Jonathan Ferrell after a car wreck.

North Carolina Jury Will Not Indict Randall Kerrick In Fatal Shooting Of Jonathan Ferrell. This is absolutely despicable. Thought you could get a ham sandwich indicted?

A judge on Friday declared a mistrial in the case of Charlotte-Mecklenburg police Officer Randall Kerrick after jurors failed to reach a verdict.

Juror Says Kerrick Should Have Been Convicted, but Defense Put |Charlotte-Mecklenburg police Officer Randall Kerrick testifies during his voluntary manslaughter trial, Thursday, Aug. 13, 2015, in Charlotte, N.C. Kerrick charged in the shooting death of an unarmed black man has testified in his own defense Thursday, following witnesses who quoted him as saying he thought his life was in danger. (Davie Hinshaw/The Charlotte Observer via AP, Pool) Davie Hinshaw / The Charlotte Observer via AP…

Police officer Randall Kerrick, left, and defense attorney Michael Greene listen during opening arguments at the Mecklenburg County Courthouse in Charlotte. N.C., Monday, Aug. 3, 2015. Kerrick is facing voluntary manslaughter charges in the shooting death of Jonathan Ferrell. (Davie Hinshaw/The Charlotte Observer via AP, Pool). CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — As prosecutors try a white Charlotte-Mecklenburg police officer in the fatal shooting of an unarmed black man two years ago, they have elicited…

#ExcessiveForce Police Officer Shoots & Kills Car Crash Survivor Seeking Help... 27-year-old Randall Kerrick shot Jonathan Ferrell, a 24-year-old former Florida A&M football player trying to get help by banging on the door of the closest home near the crash scene. Kerrick charged with voluntary manslaughter. Via MHP Show.

from america.aljazeera.com

New faces of excessive police force, race debate in North Carolina

Officer Randall Kerrick (left) faces a voluntary manslaughter charge after shooting Jonathan Ferrell.

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