‘They messed with the wrong family:’ 300 gather at Smyrna City Hall to mourn man shot, killed by police
by Hilary Butschek
April 01, 2015 04:00 AM | 10 10 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
SMYRNA — About 300 people stood by the steps of Smyrna City Hall on Tuesday evening to rally around the family whose son was shot to death by a police officer last week. As the sun set, the crowd gathered to remember 23-year-old Nicholas Thomas of Smyrna through prayers, chants and tears. The Thomas family urged attendees to boycott Cumberland Mall until the Georgia Bureau of Investigation agrees to investigate the officer-involved shoo...
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