A radical Texas district attorney funded by Hungarian-born American billionaire and liberal activist George Soros announced the indictment of a stunning 19 police officers for their efforts to quell the riots during the summer of 2020.
A Texas grand jury indicted 19 Austin, Texas, police officers on charges of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon for their actions during 2020 protests over racial injustice that spread nationwide following the killing of George Floyd, sources told The Associated Press.
Austin Police Association President Ken Cassidy confirmed 19 officers are facing charges.
José Garza, the district attorney for Travis County, which includes Austin, spoke to journalists Thursday about the grand jury investigation.
It has been widely reported Garza has received up to $600,000 from the Soros-funded Texas Justice & Public Safety PAC in the 2020 election cycle. Keep reading »