Breonna Taylor Murder: Officer Hankison to be Fired from Louisville Police Department

 Breonna Taylor Murder: Officer Hankison to be Fired from Louisville Police Department

The wheels of justice are beginning to turn in favor of Breonna Taylor… But it’s still not enough.

Brett Hankison, one of the three Louisville cops who fired their weapons during the deadly March 13 raid at Taylor’s home is no longer a member of the police force.

Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer just announced Hankison will no longer employed by the Louisville Metro Police Department, per TMZ. A letter from police Chief Robert Schroeder says Hankison, “violated obedience to rules and regulations”, and use of deadly force while serving the “no-knock” warrant at Breonna’s home.

The notice goes on to say Hankison “displayed an extreme indifference to the value of human life when [he] wantonly and blindly fired 10 rounds into the apartment of Breonna Taylor.”

So far, the other officers involved in Taylor’s murder, Sgt. Jonathan Mattingly and Myles Cosgrove, have reportedly been placed on administrative reassignment.

Do you think arrests will be made on behalf of Breonna Taylor?

Asia Gaskin

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