Unarmed Black Man Shot By St. Louis Cop Is Charged With Resisting Arrest

Dispatches from the Underclass

On the afternoon of Sunday, July 21, 30-year-old  Lamont Earl Dukes and his friend, both African American males, were stopped at a Walgreens pharmacy by a St. Louis police officer conducting a “pedestrian check”, a euphemism for stopping people of color in “high-crime neighborhoods” without probable cause.

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