The Lynching of Danye Jones

November 3, 2018 1:13 am

Authorities are investigating the LYNCHING death of Danye Jones, the son of a Ferguson protester Melissa McKinnies, as a suicide.  McKinnies was among thousands who took to the streets in Ferguson after the murder of Michael Brown by a Race Solider in 2014, and  posted the Facebook message, saying “They lynched my baby.” with pictures of her son still hanging in the morning.

St. Louis County police spokesman Shawn McGuire said that Jones’ body was found in a wooded area behind the home. A police report lists “suicide” as the nature of the investigation.

#StayWoke The sheets used to hang him did not come from his house and the knots used to tie the sheets were advanced. Was Jones capable of making those knots??  Police continue to investigate the deaths of two prominent Ferguson protesters, both of whom were found killed inside of torched vehicles – DeAndre Joshua in November 2014 and Darren Seals in September 2016.