Friends and Family Say Goodbye to Bennett

ROCKFORD (WIFR) -- A Rockford man shot and killed by police officers earlier this month has been laid to rest.

Dozens of friends and family members gathered at Collins and stone funeral home to say goodbye to Demetrius Bennett.

As you may recall, police were called to Bennett’s home for domestic reasons when he allegedly charged at them with a steak knife. Four officers fired at him. The Winnebago County Integrity Task Force is still trying to determine if the shooting was justified.


You must be logged in to post comments.

Username:
Password (case sensitive):
Remember Me:
23 WIFR 2523 North Meridian Road Rockford, IL. 61101 Business: 815-987-5300 Fax: 815-965-0981 News: 815-987-5330 Fax: 815-987-5333
Copyright © 2002-2016 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 181266061 - wifr.com/a?a=181266061
Gray Television, Inc.