Omari Tahir-Garrett (Hon. James C. Garrett), long time community organizer, founder of the African American Heritage Museum & Cultural Center and elder of UmojaFest P.E.A.C.E. Center was arrested on 23rd & Union today for reportedly observing the police.
He has been charged with:
Unlawful Use of a Weapon
Call the Mayor's office to express your concern with the well being of Brother Elder Omari (206) 684-4000.
He appears court tomorrow @ 10am King County Jail (5th & James) courtroom 2.
There will be a support strategy meeting at UmojaFest Peace Center TODAY from 5pm - 7pm.
For more info call Wyking 206.941.2527 or email email@example.com.