Nebraska bar owner charged 3 months after killing Black protester
By Editor - Wed Sep 16, 7:19 am
When Jake Gardner shot James Scurlock, a 22-year-old man protesting in Omaha, it was considered self-defense – until a special prosecutor’s probe. A grand jury has voted to charge a Nebraska bar owner with manslaughter after the slaying of a young Black man outside of his establishment. Douglas County Attorney Don Kleine had initially found that Jake Gardner acted in self-defense.