COLUMBUS, Ohio — Ohio Lawyer Basic Dave Yost is scheduled to carry a press convention Friday concerning the case of Desmond Franklin, a Black man who was shot and killed by Cleveland police final April.
A press launch from the AG’s workplace confirms Yost “will focus on the prosecution of the case,” though they didn’t specify if any prices can be filed towards the officer in query. The briefing begins at 5:30 p.m., and 3News will stream it dwell on WKYC.com and on Fb.
Franklin died again on April 9 after being shot by the officer on Pearl Street, and his household’s legal professionals declare he didn’t present his gun when the incident occurred. They’ve been conducting their very own unbiased investigation since, and Franklin’s identify has turn out to be a part of the native dialog about police brutality following the killings of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, and different Black people nationwide.
3News can have a full recap of Yost’s remarks as soon as he’s finished talking.