A GoFundMe web page was arrange for Kenneth Walker’s authorized protection fund after the officer who was shot introduced he was suing him.
ATLANTA — Tyler Perry, a person recognized for giving again to the group and giving to these in want, has performed it once more.
Kenneth Walker was along with his girlfriend, Breonna Taylor, at her Louisville condominium the evening of March 13 when a police raid went unsuitable, resulting in Taylor’s loss of life.
The 27-year-old was charged with the tried homicide of a police officer throughout that tragic incident. These prices were dismissed on Could 26.
In October, the Louisville Metro Police officer who was shot by Walker the evening of the lethal raid on Breonna Taylor’s condominium introduced he was suing Walker.
A GoFundMe page was arrange for Walker’s authorized protection fund. It sat for weeks with round $500 within the account.
Till Sunday when a supply confirmed to 11Alive that Tyler Perry donated $100,000 to the fund.
Walker’s shot struck Sgt. Jonathan Mattingly’s higher thigh which required surgical procedure for the harm.
In a press release to 11Alive’s sister station, WHAS11, Mattingly’s lawyer Kent Wicker stated, “Sgt. Mattingly was shot and almost killed by Kenneth Walker. He is entitled to, and will, use the authorized course of to hunt a treatment for the harm that Walker has precipitated him.”
The lawsuit says Walker deliberately shot Mattingly and acted recklessly in firing his pistol within the path of the law enforcement officials who had been serving a warrant.
The GoFundMe page says Walker, who witnessed his girlfriend’s loss of life, “has been by hell” since that evening.
“It’s outrageous for one of many males partially chargeable for all that, to sue the person who endured it,” the page organizer stated.
In September of this 12 months, Forbes magazine reported that Perry has earned greater than $1.4 billion since 2005, with a fortune that features houses, planes, and his mega-production studio in Georgia.
Perry has continually supported numerous civil rights causes and has impressed 1000’s along with his random acts of kindness.