PBS NewsHour

Memphis prepares as police beating video is released

Clip: 01/27/2023 | 10m 20s  | Video has closed captioning.

Authorities in Memphis and other cities are urging peaceful protests as they prepare for the release of graphic video of the fatal beating of Tyre Nichols. The 29-year-old died this month after police beat him for three minutes following a traffic stop. The five fired police officers are charged with his murder. Geoff Bennett spoke with Rev. Earle Fisher about the Memphis community's response.

Aired: 01/27/23

Rating: NR

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