swn's vehicles were trapped. another encampment grew and the mi'kmaq warrior society was asked to secure it. swn was losing 54 thousand dollars each day their vehicles remained on the lot guarded by private security. so they obtained a court injunction against the sites occupants, which the royal canadian mounted police could enforce at any time. as the threat of police action loomed, tension on the site escalated. and on october 17, the day before the injunction was set to expire, the rcmp moved in. >> i don't know why they couldn't wait till the deadline. i don't understand and i can't speak for the rcmp. >> drop that gun! what gun? i had a cell phone in my hand and a flash light in my hand cause it was still dark out. >> jason augustine is a district chief with the mi'kmaq warrior society. he was on traffic duty that morning. >> and he told me again, drop that gun "it's not a gun" and the next thing you know they had their guns drawn,they were already like that on me, they had their guns on me and everything.
it's more about what they saw with their observe eye swn eyes. right now behind us at north charleston city hall dozens are gathering for a candlelight vigil. people went into the council meeting and demanded if they could get a sitdown with the mayor and the city council to demand a civilian review board to keep their eyes on the police department. they also want to tonight train folks on how to shoot video. they do have a do shoot campaign meaning whenever you see anybody being pulled over or arrested by the police you pull out your cell phone and you shoot it. many have said without this video, where would we be? >> now we showed the emotional meeting between the family and the young man who shot the video on his cell phone. and i talked earlier this morning with one of the brothers anthony, who was upset with some erroneous reports that i wasn't welcome there, which is not true. i have not talked to him since. i will over the weekend. do you know anything about the state of the family in terms of where their heads are after that meeting and,
Fetching more results