Andre Hill, 47, was shot dead by a police officer in Columbus on December 22. He was shot dead.
a family Gerbera People shot by the police on Christmas Eve will receive 10 million USD As part of an agreement with the mayor of the city ColumbusIn the northern United States, his lawyer said Friday.
In order to end the civil lawsuit, the mayor’s office “reached a financial agreement with his family and changed its name to the gymnasium to commemorate Andre Hill, Ben Krupp, representing many victims of black police violence in the country, said in a statement.
Andre Hill, 47, died on December 22 in Columbus, Ohio, at the hands of a white agent Adam Coy, who was later charged with murder.
That night, the police went to a residential area and a small incident happened. When they arrived, they saw Hill approaching in the open garage of the house.
According to images taken by the camera in Adam Coy’s uniform, the African American approached the agent with his mobile phone in his left hand, while the other hand was not seen. After a few seconds, the agent fired and Hill collapsed.
Subsequent investigations revealed that Hill was in the garage of a friend he was visiting and that he was Disarm.
The tragedy shocked the city of Columbus, where police had shot and killed a black man three weeks ago and caused anger in the United States. George FloydHeld in Minneapolis on May 25, 2020.
Under such circumstances, several municipal governments have reached sky-high compensation agreements with the families of victims of police violence in recent months.
Freud’s family members will receive $27 million, and Freud’s family members will receive $12 million for nursing assistant Breonna Taylor, who will be killed in a police raid in Louisville, Kentucky.