The Rev. Al Sharpton and other prominent pastors and civic leaders are expected to attend a “National Prayer Call for Justice March” in support of Terence Crutcher’s family in Tulsa on Tuesday.
The event is set to begin at 2 p.m. at the Greenwood Cultural Center, 322 N. Greenwood Ave., where attendees will begin a march ending at City Hall, 175 E. 2nd St, according to a news release.
Sharpton and Jamal Bryant, pastor of the Empowerment Temple AME Church in Baltimore, are expected to speak at the cultural center before the march begins.
Other special guests include gospel music artist Hezekiah Walker, political and civic leader Marc Morial and New York pastor Bishop Albert Jamison.
Sharpton and others will cap the day off with an event at 6 p.m. at the Oklahoma Jazz Hall of Fame, 5 S. Boston Ave.
The march comes 11 days after 40-year-old Terence Crutcher was fatally shot by Tulsa Police officer Betty Shelby Sept. 16 on a north Tulsa street.
Source: Tulsa World | Arianna Pickard