Brandi Meadows, Bresha’s mother, tearfully spoke about her family’s pain. “She is my hero. I wasn’t strong enough to get out and she helped me,” Meadows told reporters gathered at her home.
Police have not identified the victims, but the Facebook Live stream was uploaded by a T.J. Williams around 9 p.m. on the social media site, and has over 97,000 views.
State police have yet to make a statement, but initial reports say two of the victims are court bailiffs and one is the shooter, who was in custody on an unknown charge.
On Thursday, 5 officers were fatally shot, while 6 people were injured at a protest over two recent fatal police shootings. Images reminiscent of the ’60s have flooded the nation, as we endured a week of unfiltered violence.
It’s unclear if the protest is directly related to the shooting.
Tipton’s ex-teammate, Matt Overton, told ESPN Tipton was a “talented, hardworking player,” who had an infectious personality.