Chris LeDay wasnâ€™t the one who filmed the
Alton Sterling shoot, but he was one who made the video go viral.
He was one of the first people to post it on social media. He
spread it on his IG page, Twitter and Facebook pages and it was
from his page other media houses took the video and spread it.
He was allegedly arrested by Police officers after the video
According to LeDayâ€™s Facebook post, he was
going to his job as a technician at Dobbins Air Reserve Base when
he was suddenly detained by both military and civilian police
According to LeDay, the officers had reason to believe he
â€˜fit the descriptionâ€™ of
someone wanted for battery. He was reportedly cuffed and shackled,
but at the police station he was informed that
heâ€™d been arrested due to unpaid traffic
tickets. He spent the night in jail and was released after paying
$1,231 in fines. LeDay admitted to not paying the tickets because
he couldnâ€™t afford them but his license was
LeDay feels he was arrested by the police as payback, for him
posting the video.