Jayland Walker shot 60 times

The hail of more than 90 bullets fired by police at Jayland Walker early Monday sounds like “a whole brick of fireworks going off” in what attorney Bobby DiCello describes as an “unbelievable scene.”

The attorney for Walker’s family told the Beacon Journal Friday night he’s worried about how people will react to the “brutal” police body camera video, which shows the 25-year-old Black man running away from officers.

DiCello said he was sharing details of the video before its Sunday release by Akron police to help the community prepare for what it will show, stressing Walker’s family wants peace to be maintained.

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“We’re all bracing for the community’s response and the one message that we have is the family does not need any more violence,” he said. “… It needs peace, and it wants peace, and it wants the process to play out.”

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