Reverend Al Sharpton Is Headed To Baltimore

Civil rights activist Reverend Al Sharpton arrives for a meeting with Sony Pictures Co-Chairman Amy Pascal at a hotel in New YorkCivil rights activist Reverend Al Sharpton arrives for a meeting with Sony Pictures Co-Chairman Amy Pascal at a hotel in New York, December 18, 2014. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri (UNITED STATES - Tags: ENTERTAINMENT SOCIETY) - RTR4ILI6

Reverend Al Sharpton said Monday that he is going to visit Baltimore this week.

“I have been asked by many in the Baltimore area since day one to get involved in the justice for Freddie Gray movement,” Sharpton said in a statement. “I will come to Baltimore this week at the invitation or Rev. Westley West, who has led vigils daily there, along with local clergy, and morning radio show host Larry Young who has headed our Baltimore chapter of NAN for the last decade.”

His plan is to organize a two-day march next month to protest the death of Gray, who died from injuries after being taken by Baltimore police.

According to The Daily Caller, seven police officers are injured, one unresponsive in the aftermath of yesterday’s riots. Two police cars have been destroyed, a CVS and a check-cashing place have been looted. Rioters have been seen throwing rocks and bricks at police.

The Daily Caller also says the White House is reportedly monitoring the situation in Baltimore.

Source: The Daily Caller

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Tim Black
Tim Black
Tim Black is a software developer, author, day trader and real estate investor. He's been known to do some rock climbing, backpacking, off-roading, shooting and keyboard playing. He spends much of his time in the Dallas TX area. In addition to NoozSaurus, Tim writes the occasional guest blog at Technorati.com and WinnersEdgeTrading.com. I have a wonderful wife and BFF of 38 years, two awesome kids, one awesome foster kid, two awesome sons-in-law and several dozen kids that call me Daddo. :) Yes, God has richly blessed me. If you want to know more about me, message me and we’ll do coffee. I like coffee. :)
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