“Ard would later say that he tried to stop Victor because he had seen him at a construction site and thought he may have stolen something. But witness Victor Stallworth said he saw Victor ride his bicycle past the construction site without stopping. Months later, Ard gave investigators a different reason for stopping Victor: He didn’t have a light on his bike only two reflectors.”
He didn’t have a light on his bike only two reflectors.
Again, in the words of the late, great black author James Baldwin, “To be black and conscious in America is to be in a constant state of rage.”2:03 pm on August 9, 2010 Email David Kramer