Six things to know – 9/23/16
Here are six things to know for today.
The streets of Charlotte are calm this morning. Protests overnight were peaceful. Protesters did pressure police to release dash cam video of Keith Scott’s officer-involved shooting death.
Tulsa, Oklahoma Officer Betty Shelby turned herself in to authorities around 1:00 a.m. She was almost immediately released after posting bond. She is charged with manslaughter in the shooting death of Terence Clutcher.
Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump are taking the day off the campaign trail. Both say they are preparing for their first presidential debate Monday.
The father of the man charged with setting off bombs in New York and New Jersey says he informed the FBI in 2014 about his son’s apparent radicalization. Mohammad Rahami, father of alleged bomber Ahmad Khan Rahami, said his son underwent a personality change after visiting Afghanistan and Pakistan in 2013.
A Kentucky man has been charged by a federal grand jury with placing shards of glass in cups that were to be sent to fast-food restaurants. The U.S. attorney’s office announced the indictment against 41-year-old Waylon J. Horton of Munfordville yesterday.
It is day two of Barbecue on the River. This is the 22nd year for the festival. Shuttle service from Carson Park will be available from 4:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.