Andrew Brown Jr. Laid to Rest Today in North Carolina

Today Andrew Brown Jr., the man shot and killed by deputies in North Carolina as they were serving a warrant, will be laid to rest.

Today Andrew Brown Jr., the man shot and killed by deputies in North Carolina as they were serving a warrant, will be laid to rest. Brown’s funeral services began at noon as mourners gathered to honor him in the town of Elizabeth City. His invite only service follows a public viewing that took place yesterday. Reverend Al Sharpton is delivering Brown’s eulogy, while family members and attorney, Ben Crump, are also expected to speak. The 42 year old was shot and killed on April 21st by deputies who were attempting to serve Brown with a drug-related search and arrest warrants.