Listen: Kenneth French, Officer And Orange County discussed on Morning Edition
"LAPD officer at a Costco store, in corona says that he was mentally disabled and non verbal and they are questioning why the officer used his weapon krona police say the officer opened fire after thirty two year old Kenneth French attacked him without provocation inside the store on Friday. The unidentified officer was holding his child at the time. Witnesses reported seeing an argument between two people near a freezer section when shots rang out at least six times, French was killed, and his parents, Russell, and Powell of French were wounded in the shooting, the riverside, couple remain hospitalized and in critical condition their neighbor. Roman vodka told channel four that everyone who knows the French family is shocked by the incident tech, you've gotten on stock shifting fish in Costco, for God's sake. This is really, really outrageous. You know, I think has to something has to happen because why I mean, God. In addition to the investigation being conducted by corona police, the LAPD says it is. Gathering evidence in video footage as part of an internal investigation of the officer, the officer was treated at a hospital for minor injuries after the shooting his child wasn't injured in a Facebook post, Kenneth French's cousin Rick sure described these slain men as a gentle giant. He says he believes it was a simple misunderstanding that escalated for no reason. A federal judge in Orange County has become synonymous with overseeing cases involving homelessness in the county was removed from hearing, one of those cases, the removal comes after some cities, complained and questioned the judge's impartiality KCRW Saul Gonzales, explains since early last year judge David o Carter has presided over legal disputes over whether cities and south Orange County have violated the constitution's ban on cruel and unusual punishment by criminalising sleeping in public. If homeless people have no shelters to go to. But at the request of south Orange County cities. Another judge has removed. Judge Carter from hearing a lawsuit seeking to stop the city's enforcement of anti camping laws targeting the. Homeless judge Carter's removal, was based on past agency made that all cities in Orange County must step up and creating more homeless shelters or face consequences, like having their anti camping laws invalidated the cities of Lisa VA, Ho-san, among compass drano in San Clemente, argued, though statements by judge Carter created the perception of bias. The case has been reassigned. A federal judge in Los Angeles for KCRW. I'm soul. Gonzales, Elon Musk says, he's deleting. His"