Philando Castile's Girlfriend Shares More Shocking Details About Shooting Like How Police Comforted The Cop Who Killed Philando Instead Of Her
Something has got to change.
In Falcon Heights, Minnesota on Wednesday, Philando Castile was killed by a police officer who shot him multiple times during a traffic stop.
His girlfriend, Diamond "Lavish" Reynolds, filmed the gruesome aftermath of the horrific scene and posted on Facebook Live.
While her man bled to death in the car, she explained that they had been pulled over for a supposed broken tail light, and Philando was reaching for his license and registration when he was shot repeatedly — with her four-year-old daughter in the backseat.
On Thursday, Lavish met with press and protesters gathered outside Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton's mansion, where she opened up about her boyfriend's murder, exclaiming that she shared the graphic, tragic video to highlight the violent discrimination black people face at the hands of the authorities: