By Willie Mack
Who fired the shot in the dead of night that killed Benjamin Brown, a supposedly blameless bystander who misplaced his existence on his twenty-second birthday? Who understands what particularly occurred that night?
Eyewitnesses gave their money owed, then rotated and recanted these statements.
This publication recounts the happenings of that momentous evening from an target eye. a real to existence account that would optimistically remind us of justice. If now not, convey closure to wounds left via injustice.
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