Breaking News: Police Video of Tyre Nichols Beating Released, Sparking Outrage and Investigation into Memphis Police Department

Memphis, TN – On Wednesday, a shocking video of the death of Tyre Nichols was released by the Memphis Police Department. The video shows an altercation between Nichols and Memphis police officers, which resulted in the death of the 28-year-old.

The video, taken from a body camera worn by one of the officers, shows the officers restraining Nichols and then striking him multiple times. The officers involved have since been placed on administrative leave.

The incident has sparked outrage in the Memphis community, with many calling for justice for the death of Tyre Nichols. Mayor Jim Strickland said in a statement that the video was “beyond anything I’ve ever seen.”

The Department of Justice has also responded to the incident, vowing to investigate the death of Tyre Nichols. Attorney General Merrick Garland said in a statement that the DOJ is “committed to ensuring that justice is served for the family of Tyre Nichols and all those impacted by this tragedy.”

The death of Tyre Nichols has been widely covered by media outlets across the country, with many calling for an end to police brutality and systemic racism. As the investigation continues, many are left wondering what will come of this tragedy.