BEEBE, Ark. (KNWA/KFTA) — A public memorial service for Hunter Brittain will be held Tuesday, July 6, at 12:30 p.m. CT, at Beebe High School.
Nationally renowned civil rights attorney Ben Crump, who represents the Brittain family, co-counsel Devon Jacob, Reverend Al Sharpton, and Hunter’s family will be in attendance, according to a statement from Crump’s office.
Rev. Sharpton will deliver the eulogy and Crump will deliver special remarks.
Hunter, 17, was shot to death during a traffic shot, in the early morning of June 23, by a Lonoke County Sheriff’s Office sergeant.
The sergeant, Michael Davis, was terminated for not activating his body camera (until after the shooting), a violation of department policy and training.