Community leaders held a press conference just days before the start of the Betty Shelby trial.
The press conference took place at the Morning Star Baptist Church.
The press conference comes just days after the Tulsa Fraternal Order of Police filed a complaint against District Attorney Steve Kunzweiler regarding charges filed against Betty Shelby.
Tulsa FOP alleges in the complaint that D.A. Kunzweiler was forced to file a manslaughter charge against Shelby due to both political and public pressure.
The community leaders who held the press conference Friday said they believe the charges were justified, and went on to defend D.A. Kunzweiler's decision.
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