Chicago Tonight

Laquan McDonald’s Family Responds to Release of Van Dyke

Clip: 02/03/2022 | 5m 37s | Video has closed captioning.

It’s been eight years since Laquan McDonald was fatally shot by former police officer Jason Van Dyke. Today Van Dyke is a free man only serving half his sentence of 6 years and nine months. Family members and the community were outraged by the ex- CPD officer’s early release. Chicago Tonight’s Joanna Hernandez and Producer Marissa Nelson spent the day in North Lawndale.

Aired: 02/03/22

Rating: NR

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