White Supremacist Couple Accused of Slaying Black Vet at a Gas Station
San Joaquin County District Attorney’s OfficeOn the evening of March 15, Justin Peoples pulled into a Chevron gas station in Tracy, California, a town about sixty miles east of San Francisco. The 30-year-old father-of-two was a Navy veteran who lived in nearby Stockton; he was described by his father, Maurice Peoples, as a “remarkable young man.” But inside the gas station, just after 9 p.m., Peoples was shot and stabbed. As reported by the Tracy Press, he was rushed to a hospital where he diednews.yahoo.com
Athlete power: Shut up and play' is tossed from the game
And to some, the odds seem greater, this time, that what the athletes are calling for might actually come to pass. We get paid to go out there and play and do our job. All this stands in stark contrast from the predominant attitude of athletes during Jordan's prime an attitude Jordan himself embodied. Among the more than four dozen Black athletes who are part of the cause are Super Bowl MVP Patrick Mahomes and Olympic champion sprinter Allyson Felix. Black athletes and celebrities have not been fully welding their power.
Instagram videos land gun-toting teens behind bars, deputies say
VOLUSIA COUNTY, Fla. - Instagram videos showing a stolen vehicle and multiple guns led to the arrest of two teens who were planning to commit a kidnapping, according to the Volusia County Sheriff's Office. Jeremy Jones, 19, was in the passenger's seat flashing a stolen firearm, according to a news release. Volusia County Sheriff Mike Chitwood said the detectives essentially stumbled upon the videos but with great police work, they were able to put the suspects behind bars. Shalkowitz, 18, was arrested May 30 on a charge of possession of a firearm by an adjudicated delinquent. Shalkowitz was booked Thursday on new charges and is being held at the Volusia County Jail on a $35,000 bail.