By Willie Mack
Who fired the shot in the dead of night that killed Benjamin Brown, a supposedly blameless bystander who misplaced his existence on his twenty-second birthday? Who understands what particularly occurred that night?
Eyewitnesses gave their debts, then rotated and recanted these statements.
This publication recounts the happenings of that momentous evening from an goal eye. a real to existence account that may expectantly remind us of justice. If no longer, convey closure to wounds left through injustice.
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