WARNING GRAPHIC CONTENT: Keith Scott’s Wife Releases Cell Phone Video Of Fatal Shooting
[UPDATE] Statement given by Charles G. Monnett, one of the attorneys for the family of Keith Lamont Scott regarding family’s release of cellphone video Friday.
Today’s decision to release cellphone video of the moments before Keith Lamont Scott was shot and killed was made by the Scott family in the name of truth and transparency.
The family is still hopeful that the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department and city of Charlotte will release all available video of the incident to the public so that people can draw their own conclusions about Keith’s death.
We encourage everyone to reserve judgment until all the facts are known. This is simply one step in our quest to find the truth for this family.
We thank those in the community who have supported the Scott family during this difficult time, and we again ask for peace in Charlotte as we continue to learn more about the tragic events that unfolded September 20.
Attorneys for the family of Keith Lamont Scott:
Eduardo Curry, Esq., Justin Bamberg, Esq. and Charles G. Monnett, Esq.
CHARLOTTE, NC — The wife of Keith Scott, man fatally shot by CMPD Officer Brentley Vinson, has released cell phone video taken the day of the shooting.
The video was released by Scott’s wife to NBC News. The video shows the moments leading up to and during the incident.
WARNING: The video does contain GRAPHIC MATERIAL.