Numerous African-American and other leaders in Milwaukee are asking for the firing of officers involved in the Sterling Brown arrest and tasing, for which Milwaukee Police apologized for its treatment of the Milwaukee Bucks player.
Markasa Tucker of the African-American Roundtable, the spokesperson among the group in a news conference Wednesday, called for directives from Milwaukee Police about misuse of power by officers and other related issues about the case and more incidents. sometimes deadly and deemed to be unlawful, involving its use of force.
- WATCH: Arrest of Sterling Brown, including tasing
- Statement from Sterling Brown: "Unlawful use of force" used
- Statement from Milwaukee Bucks: Arrest was "shameful and inexcusable"
Watch the news conference video below.