The Texas trooper who stopped Sandra Bland in a traffic stop last year has been fired; Bland was later found dead in a jail cell. In July 2015, mourners gathered at Mount Glenwood Memorial Gardens West cemetery in Willow Springs, Ill.
The Texas trooper who stopped Sandra Bland in a traffic stop last year has been fired; Bland was later found dead in a jail cell. In July 2015, mourners gathered at Mount Glenwood Memorial Gardens West cemetery in Willow Springs, Ill. File photo The Associated Press
The Texas trooper who stopped Sandra Bland in a traffic stop last year has been fired; Bland was later found dead in a jail cell. In July 2015, mourners gathered at Mount Glenwood Memorial Gardens West cemetery in Willow Springs, Ill. File photo The Associated Press

Trooper in infamous Texas arrest is fired

March 03, 2016 08:42 PM