the smallest child, 6 years old and wearing a pink crown, cries out as the police detain the family.
Aurora PD pulls over a family for a suspected stolen vehicle.
Police got ￼￼the family out of the van at gunpoint and cuffed them face down on the concrete.
They check the plates, but it turns out they were looking for a stolen motorcycle, not a van.
This innocent Black family was detained at gunpoint by @AuroraPD officers today — down on a hot concrete ground for a mistakenly identified stolen vehicle.
Police claim they mistook the SUV for a stolen motorcycle because the minivan-style vehicle with Colorado plates had the same license number as the allegedly stolen bike with Montana plates.
But according to Gilliam’s attorney, Aurora Police themselves returned Gilliam’s vehicle to her after it was stolen in February. »