Darrius Stewart killed in police custody, family says it’s case of mistaken identity


By theGrio

A Memphis police officer pulled over a car for a broken headlight and issued a ticket, but he put the passenger in the backseat of the police car in an alleged case of mistaken identity.

The police officer wanted to verify warrants against the 19-year-old Darrius Stewart, but police say Stewart kicked the door open and tried to attack the officer when he came to handcuff him, even grabbing the officer’s …read more

Via:: The Grio