This is both heartbreaking and chilling. The final Facebook post of a black officer who was killed in the line of the duty in Baton Rouge may bring you to tears. Read it below:
Montrell Jackson, 32 – He had served on the Baton Rouge police force for 10 years, and had a 4-month-old son. A screenshot of what is reported to be Jackson’s final Facebook post on July 8 is shared below. Jackson said, “I swear to God I love this city but I wonder if this city loves me. In uniform I get nasty hateful looks and out of uniform some consider me a threat. I’ve experienced so much in my short life and these last 3 days have tested me to the core.” (Source)
Nine days later, Jackson would give his life protecting his city.
Here was his last Facebook post before being gunned down: