Black Pastor Arrested For Watering Neighbor’s Flowers After Someone Called The Police On Him

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WATCH: Bodycam Shows Arrest Of A Pastor Who Was Watering A Neighbor’s Flowers -Breaking 911

Pastor Michael Jennings was watering plants at his neighbour’s house when someone called the police, saying there was an unknown man on the property. They reported there being a suspicious person

Body camera video shows the moment a Black pastor was arrested while watering his neighbor’s plants. Officers arrested the pastor while he was watering his neighbor’s plants. The footage shows that the pastor was still watering with a hose when the police arrived.

Jennings was asked to present identification by a police officer but declined. In response, he told the officer that he “did nothing wrong.” Jennings’ family arrived to confirm his identification, but he was taken to jail and charged with obstruction of government operation.

Police asked another neighbor to confirm Jennings’ story, and she said that Jennings may have been watering plants at the home of his friends.

After being handcuffed, Jennings accused the police officers of improper conduct.

The charges against Pastor Michael were dropped about a month after the arrest. However, the pastor plans to file a discrimination lawsuit due to the injustice of the incident. Attorneys representing Jennings said they were still planning to sue the department.

Fore more details on this shocking story, please consider the news outlets listed below to stay in the know.

  1. WATCH: Bodycam Shows Arrest Of A Pastor Who Was Watering A Neighbor’s Flowers  Breaking 911

  2. Bodycam shows the moment a Black pastor was arrested while watering a neighbor’s flowers  Yahoo! News

  3. Childersburg Pastor arrested while watering neighbor’s flowers proceeds with discrimination lawsuit  WBTV

  4. Black pastor cuffed by cops while watering neighbors’ plants feared they would ‘put a bullet in his back’, his son says: Resident who KNEW him called 911 before ‘racist’ cops cuffed him  Daily Mail
  5. Childersburg Pastor arrested while watering neighbor’s flowers proceeds with discrimination lawsuit  Flipboard

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