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Campaigning While Black: Political Candidate Says He Was Racial Profiled

8 days ago   |   By News One

An African-American candidate running for Lauderdale Lakes City Commission in Florida said he was a victim of campaigning while Black when officers, with police dogs and helicopter support, confronted him.
SEE ALSO: Black Firefighters Have Faced Racism For Years In Their Departments And Now From The Public
About six Broward County sheriff's deputies surrounded 30-year-old Roosevelt McClary on Wednesday while he was distributing campaign flyers and talking to a voter, the Miami Herald reported.
The officers were reportedly responding to a call about a home invasion. McClary fit the...
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