Introducing Somebody a new podcast available now. When Shapearl Wells's son Courtney is found outside a Chicago police station with a fatal bullet wound, Shapearl immediately distrusts the official narrative. So she launches her own investigation into her son’s murder and teams up with journalists from the Invisible Institute to confront the cops and find the truth about Courtney's death. Somebody explores the racial disparities and turbulent relationship between law enforcement and citizens in one of America’s largest cities. A co-production of the Invisible Institute, The Intercept, Topic Studios, and iHeartRadio, in association with Tenderfoot TV. For more info visit www.somebodypodcast.com.
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I want to tell you about a new investigative podcast called somebody. It's hosted by Shapiro Wells who, for the past four years, has been investigating the murder of her twenty. Two year old Son Courtney, police said, Courtney was shot in his car and drove to a nearby station
Chicago, where police officers did everything they could to help him. But the official story didn't line up. Chapelle became suspicious and when detectives wouldn't release video footage of the police encounter Chapelle teamed up with journalists to investigate what they found shocked her the new podcast somebody chronicles chapels journey to learn the truth about her sons. Murder is a story about trust, race and the police in one of America's largest cities from the invisible institute, the intercept, an topic studios.
An association with tenderfoot TV? Somebody is available right now, listen to somebody on the eye, heart, radio, app apple podcast or wherever you get your podcast check out this clip and while you listen search, somebody in your podcast up make sure you subscribe. So you can get new episodes every Tuesday we are average black family trying to fight the give you thirty.
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Transcript generated on 2020-04-15.