DOWNTOWN CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) - Michael Brelo will remained fired, but five other Cleveland police officers involved in the 137-shots chase are getting their jobs back.
Timothy Russell and Malissa Williams died in that 2012 police chase. A member of the Cleveland Clergy Alliance has described the chase as such: "Two unarmed citizens were shot down like dogs -- 137 shots by Cleveland police officers."
This week, Cleveland Mayor Frank Jackson issued a statement on the arbitration between the city of Cleveland and the city's police union, stemming from the shooting.
Here's what Jackson had to say:
The Cleveland Branch of the NAACP has responded to the reinstatement:
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