Kenosha police officer who shot Jacob Blake He will reportedly return to regular duty and will not face any discipline from his department.
On Tuesday, Chief Daniel Miskin released a release via Twitter, stating that Cesky has been cleared to break any internal policies and has been back on duty since March 31.
“While this incident has been reviewed on many levels, I know that some will not be happy with the results,” Miskin wrote. “However, given the facts, only a valid and appropriate decision was taken.”
District Attorney Michael Gravelle Announced back in january On August 23, Cesky will not face criminal charges. Blake was paralyzed from the waist down after being shot seven times.
This day comes the news of Minneapolis Police Officer Kim Potter 20-year-old Daniel Wright resigns after shooting During traffic stops.
One of Blake’s attorneys, Patrick Salvi Jr., said Tuesday’s announcement was not surprising.
“How can anyone say that this is the desired result of a police encounter?” Salvi asked, as per Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. He also said that “a very sad state of affairs” if the Kenosha police truly believed Sheskey acted according to policy and training.
“But that’s not true and we’ll prove it in our lawsuit,” Salvi said.
Blake is reportedly recovering at a spinal rehabilitation center in Illinois.