Tension Engulfs California's Capital City Following Police Shooting Death Of Stephon Clark

Mar 30, 2018

The Rev. Al Sharpton speaks at the funeral of Stephon Clark, as his brother, Ste'vante Clark, raises his fist.
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"Tension" is the word that describes the vibe permeating Sacramento since the police shooting death of an unarmed black man, Stephon Clark, in the back yard of his grandmother's home.  Protests have been held every day since the shooting, and Clark's funeral yesterday (Thursday) drew large local crowds and nationally-known speakers.  The California Report's John Sepulvado recaps the events that have put California's Capital City on edge.