YBN Cordae is one of the people arrested in Louisville, Kentucky on Tuesday (July 14) during a peaceful Breonna Taylor protest. According to the latest information the Kentucky Police officers detained 87 protestors who were standing outside the house of Kentucky AG Daniel Cameron.
According to the sources, the protestors were asked to leave and when some of them refused they were arrested. Trae Tha Truth was also arrested on the Louisville protest with YBN Cordae.
“Due to their refusal to leave the property and their attempts to influence the decision of the Attorney General with their actions, each person was charged with Intimidating a Participant in a Legal Process (Class D felony), Disorderly Conduct 2nd Degree (Class B misdemeanor), and Criminal Trespass 3rd Degree. (Violation).” LMPD stated.
A short video on IG shows the 22-year-old North Carolina rapper handcuffed and taken by a police officer. His girlfriend, Naomi Osaka tweeted with outrage following the mass arrests.
They’re really arresting people for protesting, that’s crazy.
— NaomiOsaka大坂なおみ (@naomiosaka) July 15, 2020
Since day one, YBN Cordae shows his support for social justice and demanding the killers of Breonna Taylor and George Floyd to be arrested. So far, 123 days after the killing of Taylor, there are no arrests made on the case.