A protest leader temporarily suspended demonstrations after meeting privately with city officials.


Attorneys for the family of Emantic “E.J.” Bradford were able to view surveillance video footage of the young Black man being killed by police as officers responded to a mall shooting in Alabama on Thanksgiving night.

The Hoover City Council released a unified statement that expressed sympathy for EJ Bradford's family nearly two weeks after the police shooting.

A private autopsy of the 21-year-old EJ Bradford revealed that Alabama police shot him three times from behind.

Hoover city officials are ignoring demands for answers in the shooting of EJ Bradford.