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Statement from Reverend Al Sharpton and National Action Network On the Firing of Palm Beach County Police Officer Who Killed Corey Jones

Nov 12

For Immediate Release
November 12, 2015
Contact: Nell O’Connor
Phone: 212-681-1380

Statement from Reverend Al Sharpton and National Action Network On the Firing of Palm Beach County Police Officer Who Killed Corey Jones

NEW YORK – Rev. Al Sharpton, President and founder of National Action Network (NAN) and NAN released the following statement on a Palm Beach Police Officer who was fired after shooting and killing Corey Jones last month:

“The National Action Network applauds the firing of the officer who killed Corey Jones, Nouman Raja, from the Palm Beach Gardens Police Department. I spoke at Corey Jones’ funeral and all of NAN are committed to standing by the family in their quest for justice. This is one step in that direction.”

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