“Breonna Taylor’s Life Was Changing. NEW details of the horrific sequence of events that lead to Breonna Taylor's death have been revealed. Then the Police Came to Her Door.” The Courier Journal noted that the leaked internal police report said that in February, a month before Taylor’s death, detectives watched Taylor and Glover drive up to the Elliot Avenue location in the same black Dodge Charger which was registered to Taylor. “‘There’s Somebody in There Dead?’ Body camera video shows frantic moments after fatal raid on Breonna Taylor’s home.” 9 October 2020. 23 September 2020. Like Mr. Molyneux’s videos half a decade ago, the “Truth About Breonna Taylor” content going viral on social media this week contains a mixture of truths, half-truths, exaggerations, red herrings and outright falsehoods. “Breaking: Breonna Taylor’s Boyfriend Says SHE Opened Fire on Cops.” The warrant details that on Jan. 16, 2020, Glover was seen “exiting the apartment with a suspected USPS package in his right hand” and then drove to another address that was “a known drug house.” Jaynes also said they “verified through a U.S. In each case, an influencer calls into question the mainstream media’s framing of the episode, and barrages the audience with details about the victims’ pasts and the circumstances of their deaths in an attempt to prove that, while they may not have deserved to die, they were far from innocent. Left-wing sources have also spread false information about Ms. Taylor’s death, such as the claim that she was “asleep in bed” at the time of her death.    The Courier Journal. “Search Warrant.” They were in bed around midnight. “Search Warrant.” 

This service is provided on News Group Newspapers' Limited's Standard Terms and Conditions in accordance with our Privacy & Cookie Policy. Through public records available from the city of Louisville, the Kentucky Board of Emergency Medical Services (KBEMS), and the lawsuit filed by Taylor’s family, we gathered information about Taylor’s credentials as an Emergency Medical Technician (EMT). According to the revealed internal documents, Louisville police do not have a working relationship with the postal inspector’s office “due to previous incidents.”. Mr Walker's weapon was legally held, and he claims he believed the officers were burglars. Cops were looking for suspect Jamarcus Glover, who allegedly dated Taylor two years ago. But The New York Times reported that Taylor had been frustrated by the long hours and low pay. This claim is thus false. One person, a truck driver returning from his shift, said he heard officers shouting and at least three loud bangs as they knocked on Taylor’s door. Behind him Cosgrove also returned fire into the apartment hallway. This part of the claim is mostly true. Kentucky Attorney General Daniel Cameron also shared that Ms Taylor, who was thought to have died in her bed after the theory was widely shared on social media, was killed standing next to her boyfriend - who fired the first shots, Cameron said. Even though Taylor was mentioned in numerous jail recordings after her death and recorded speaking to Glover during his past stints in jail, no available evidence could substantiate Glover’s early claim that she was handling his money, or the meme’s claim that she was running drugs for him. The revelation of documents detailing the LMPD investigation and months of meticulous news reports showed the LMPD attempting to connect Taylor to the activities of her ex-boyfriend, leading to the fateful events that resulted in her death. For other inquiries, Contact Us. Law Officer. Cameron continued: "Mr Walker admitted that he fired one shot and was the first one to shoot," adding Mattingly was likely not shot by "friendly fire" from other officers, evidence shows. The world is watching to see if U.S. President Donald Trump wins a second term, or if Joe Biden becomes the 46th president of the United States. They knocked and announced their presence at the apartment. “Background Check: Investigating George Floyd’s Criminal Record.” The state's investigation revealed Breonna was shot six times after cops fired 32 bullets, but only one gun shot wound was fatal. Between January 2016 and January 2020, the leaked report said that Glover had called Taylor’s phone from jail 27 times, including the call on Jan. 3. Lottie Tiplady-Bishop; 25 Sep 2020, 14:08; Updated: 25 Sep 2020, 21:32; NEW details of … Meanwhile a viral meme attempted to expand upon the case being constructed by the LMPD. His account was that Taylor fell asleep, or “dozed off” around 10 minutes before the officers tried to break down their door. A leaked internal police report reviewed by The Courier Journal showed that on Jan. 3, 2020, Glover and Taylor spoke to each other while Glover was in jail. Louisvilleky.gov. An attorney for Jaynes has also admitted that information in the search warrant affidavit appeared to be “inaccurate.” The attorney added, in hindsight, Jaynes could have taken the line about suspected packages out of the affidavit or changed the wording. We know that Taylor herself had no criminal record, was never specifically targeted in an inquiry, but had been entangled in Glover’s activities over their years-long relationship and thus surveilled by the police as detailed in their search warrant for her apartment.    31 July 2020.    Snopes. Grand Juror in Breonna Taylor Case Says Truth Must Come Out ... – The recording of the grand jury proceedings in the Breonna Taylor case will be …

When asked which of them fired at the police, a visibly emotional and confused Walker said, “It was her. In an August interview with The Courier Journal, Glover, who is now facing drug trafficking charges, said that Taylor had no dealings with drugs. 17 June 2020. "Sergeant Mattingly and detectives Cosgrove and Hankison had no known involvement in the proceeding investigation or obtainment of the search warrant. Jaynes himself never spoke to a postal inspector. Mr. Tatum also claims that Ms. Taylor was “knee deep in criminal/drug dealing activities” with her ex-boyfriend.

Help preserve this vital resource. When they left their bed, Walker says he saw the door come “off the hinges,” and the shooting began soon after. This material may not be reproduced without permission. Thus, based on transcripts released to the media, interviews with police officers involved, and the fact that Taylor did not have a criminal record, nor were any drugs found in her apartment, this section of the claim is false. “Louisville Police Collected Negative Info About Breonna Taylor’s Boyfriend After Fatal Shooting.”

   Al Jazeera English. It is common after a police-involved shooting, to see rumors spread about the victims, often in an attempt to rationalize the actions of police officers. Walker, who was a licensed gun owner and who said he had never discharged his weapon outside a firing range, grabbed his gun when he heard the second knock at the door. Officer Mattingly then entered the apartment, and claims he saw Breonna's boyfriend - Kenneth Walker - holding a gun, and looked as tough he was "in a shooting stance". Graham Allen, Candace Owens and Brandon Tatum, three other right-wing commentators, also had popular posts calling attention to “the truth about” Ms. Taylor’s killing. They include three counts of wanton endangerment for shooting into a home next to Taylor’s with people inside. In reality, she quit that job, frustrated by the long hours and low pay. The city also did not share that information with the media.    CNN. But the police determined that she had no foreknowledge of how the car rental would be used. Kentucky's Attorney General shared how extensive research carried out by cops shows officers knocked before entering, Breonna's boyfriend fired fist and how she was tragically killed by just one bullet - despite being hit six times. Ashley, Phylicia. The lawsuit filed by Taylor’s mother confirmed that Taylor was residing at that address with her sister and Kenneth Walker. Walker said it was Taylor. The “Truth About” format, which promised a kind of secret knowledge to viewers, was appealing to those who distrusted the mainstream media and wanted to hear an alternative explanation for police violence.