Legend Preston, a 10-year-old boy, was standing outside his home when Newark police had guns drawn on him.
“They tried to shoot me…the cops.”
When neighbors and friends noticed what was occurring, they formed a human shield around Legend to protect him.
Newark Police Department was chasing a 20-year-old, 6-foot tall man with locs when they ran into the 10-year-old, short haired Legend Preston.
PushBlack salutes the community members who formed a human shield around Legend. As Assata Shakur says, “we must love and protect one another.”