Tamir Rice’s Mother Releases Statement On Non-Indictment: “The Justice System Is Corrupt”

By Zon D'Amour, HelloBeautiful Staff

Following a grand jury’s failure to indict officers Tim Loehmann and Frank Garmback in the fatal shooting of 12-year-old Tamir Rice, his mother Samaria Rice has issued a statement.

She remains hopeful that the federal government will review her son’s murder.

According to Jezebel, “The Civil Rights Division within the Department of Justice is also investigating the circumstances surrounding Rice’s death and will produce its assessment independent of the Ohio court system.”

Rice’s full remarks:

My family and I are in pain and devastated by the non-indictment of officers Timothy Loehmann and Frank Garmback for the murder of our beloved Tamir. After this investigation—which took over a year to unfold—and Prosecutor McGinty’s mishandling of this case, we no longer trust the local criminal-justice system, which we view as corrupt.

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Source:: Black America Web

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