On January 15th, Tempe PD shot Antonio Arce in the back as he ran away from the armed officer. He was 14 years old and his family now is left with a young son to bury.

Police continue to murder us, just within the first 16 days of 2019 there have been four shootings involving law-enforcement officers in Maricopa County.

In each case, the person shot by an officer was a teenager. We can not allow for more police to continue to murder and criminalize our communities. We must start by fighting for justice for Antonio Arce and make sure no more deaths happen at the violent hands of Police.

"If they want to tarnish my son, they are wrong. Apart from the fact that they killed him, they want to destroy him. No. I won't allow it, I want justice," the teen's mother, Sandra Gonzalez