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Kelly Thomas’ father: Chief’s statement clears son

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FULLERTON – In the aftermath of the death of a mentally ill homeless man, there was speculation about whether he was trying to open car doors or had stolen property when confronted by officers July 5, 2011.

Department officials were also criticized for releasing initial reports of an officer having sustained broken bones in the confrontation with transient Kelly Thomas, which turned out to be untrue.

 

MORE:  http://www.ocregister.com/news/thomas-371971-hughes-statement.html

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