Officers involved in La. shooting had four prior ‘use of force’ complaints

July 7, 2016 8:34 PM

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Officers involved in La. shooting had four prior ‘use of force’ complaints

A spokesman for the Louisiana governor says the Justice Department will look into not only whether civil rights were violated in the death of Alton Sterling, but also whether there were any other violations of state and federal law.

Sterling was shot and killed early Tuesday during an altercation with two Baton Rouge police officers.

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