Black man having a stroke assaulted and pepper sprayed by police

A Black man suffering from a stroke hit a car and crashed into a sign. Police responded by tasing him and using pepper spray. David Washington was unresponsive and the police allowed his car to roll over his foot.



Mo Barnes
Mo Barnes

Maurice "Mo" Barnes is a graduate of Morehouse College and Political Scientist based in Atlanta. Mo is also a Blues musician. He has been writing for Rolling Out since 2014. Whether it means walking through a bloody police shooting to help a family find justice or showing the multifaceted talent of the Black Diaspora I write the news.

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