Dontre Hamilton’s brother, Nate Hamilton, said the family hopes federal investigators can take a more objective look at the case.
Thirty-year-old Jared Kreft was charged last week in Marathon County
A Lincoln County sheriff’s deputy said that the investigation found the child was bound by the hands and feet.
Richard A. Schmitt, of Plain, died of injuries he suffered when he became entangled in the equipment he was operating Saturday afternoon.
Hamilton’s family immediately requested a federal review.
At a news conference, Hamilton’s brother Nate said Manney killed his brother “with hate.”
The ACLU asks whether anyone is legally responsible for Dontre Hamilton’s death
John Chisholm said the officer, Christopher Manney, was justified in using deadly force when his encounter with Dontre Hamilton turned into …
Gov. Scott Walker said last week he would call up the National Guard if there is any violent reaction to the prosecutor’s decision.
A statement from attorney Jonathan Safran says the Hamilton family has seen no evidence the officer was attacked.