Officer Betty Shelby Pleads Not Guilty in Fatal Shooting of Terence Crutcher

By Arianna Pickard Tulsa World  A Tulsa police officer charged with first-degree manslaughter in the fatal shooting of unarmed Terence Crutcher two weeks ago pleaded not guilty Friday morning in Tulsa County District Court. Betty Shelby, 42, remained silent in the courtroom other than answering “yes” to acknowledge her presence, and her plea was entered by attorney Shannon McMurray, who …

Attorney Solomon-Simmons, More Than 1,000 Others Pay Their Respects To Terence Crutcher At His Funeral

It was standing room only as family, friends, community officials and those simply wanting to pay their respects said their final goodbyes to 40-year-old Terence Crutcher. The services were held at Antioch Baptist Church Saturday (Sept. 24) a little over a week after he was gunned down. Crutcher became the latest unarmed black man to be killed by police. On Sept. …