Bradford family, Attorney Ben Crump hires pathologist to perform autopsy

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BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — Attorney Ben Crump for the family of Emantic “EJ” Bradford Jr. confirms the family has retained a pathologist to perform an independent autopsy to determine whether he was shot multiple times and if he was shot from the front or the back. 

This news comes days before the funeral for Bradford on Saturday, Dec. 1, at the Boutwell Memorial Auditorium at 10 a.m. Rainbow Push President and CEO the Rev. Jesse Jackson will deliver the eulogy.

RELATED: Galleria shooting suspect arrested in Georgia

Emantic Bradford Jr. was shot and killed by a Hoover Police officer during the Hoover Galleria shooting that took place on Thanksgiving night. 

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