Statement on Columbus Police Shooting of Ma'khia Bryant
COLUMBUS, OH—U.S. Congresswoman Joyce Beatty (OH-03) issued the following statement after reports of the death of Ma'khia Bryant from a Columbus Police officer:
'I am at a total loss of words over the tragic killing of 16-year-old Ma’khia Bryant by the Columbus Police. My prayers are with her family and friends. Our community is hurting, has experienced too much heartbreak, and deserves better."