Mural of Cop Hanging from Noose Found in Houston, Says Police Union

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HOUSTON, Texas — A mural depicting a peace officer hanging from a noose was discovered on the side of a building in Houston, Texas. The discovery came during the week where thousands of George Floyd protesters took to the streets of the Bayou City to stand against police violence.

The owner of the tattoo and piercing parlor, “290 ink,” immediately painted over the graffiti after its discovery, Houston Police Officers’ Union President Joe Gamaldi told Breitbart Texas Saturday morning.

The police union chief posted the image on Facebook and said, “We are better than this Houston. Also, the dirtbag who painted this didn’t even get our uniform shirt right.”

He added, “We realize emotions are running high, but this solves nothing and helps nothing. We are very thankful to the owner of this property, who after discovering this hateful graffiti, painted over it immediately. This image does not represent the view of 99.9% of Americans and we will not let hate run our city. W... (Read more)