Real Housewives of Atlanta star Porsha Williams was arrested during a peaceful Black Lives Matter protest in Louisville. Porsha is charged with trespassing and intimidating a participant.
She joined other protestors and demanded criminal charges in fatal police shooting of Breonna Taylor.
The granddaughter of the civil rights leader Hosea Williams was handcuffed. She was seen donning a mask reading ‘Breonna Taylor’.
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Porsha has earlier said in a video: “Feel like today definitely going to end with me in handcuffs. But I’m about that, that’s what we here for Breonna Taylor.” The video was later shared by her boyfriend.
Breonna Taylor was an American-African medical technician who was shot dead by Louisville Metro Police Department officer on March 13, 2020.
LMPD three officers were entered in her apartment and a gunshot was exchanged between police officers and Breonna’s boyfriend.
Her boyfriend said he thought an intruder broke into their house. Breonna was shot eight times. Police original target was an alleged drug dealer named Jamarcus Glover.
Glover had a prior relationship with Taylor. Glover was involved in illegal drug trafficking so the warrant includes Taylor’s residence because it was suspected that he received drugs at her apartment. During the search of her house, no drugs were recovered.