Biden Calls for Peaceful Protests Over Tyre Nichols
January 27, 2023 12:31PM EST
President Biden has joined with family of Tyre Nichols in urging protesters to remain peaceful.
In a White House statement, Biden wrote;
Later President Biden tweeted;
The 29-year-old Nichols was fatally beaten by five officers during a Jan. 7th traffic stop. The officers have been arrested and charged with second-degree murder.
Many are concerned protests could turn violent after video of the incident is released to the public on Friday evening.