El Cajon police officer Richard Gonsalves has been identified as the officer who fatally shot Alfred Olango Tuesday afternoon after Olango’s sister called police for help because her brother was having a medical and mental health crisis. “I called three times for them to come help me,” Olango’s sister sobbed. “Nobody came; they said it’s not priority.” […]
Police kill Alfred Olando, who was unarmed and mentally ill, after his sister called officers for help.
On Tuesday, an officer in El Cajon, Calif., shot and killed an unarmed black man. His sister had called the police to ask them to help her brother, who was acting erratically.
A woman reported to be the sister of an unarmed black man who was fatally shot by police on Tuesday in El Cajon, California, said in a video from the scene that her brother had a mental illness, and she called police to "help him, n...