Mom whose son was killed by Troy police officer reflects on Floyd case

Elaine Houston & WNYT Staff
Updated: June 03, 2020 07:44 PM
Created: June 03, 2020 07:43 PM

Four years ago, a Capital Region mom awoke to find her son had been killed.  A Troy police officer shot through his windshield eight times, killing him.


Now in the wake of the death of George Floyd, NewsChannel 13 talked to Gertha Depas, the mom of Edson Thevenin, for her perspective on what is happening now in the country.

Hear what she had to say, by watching the video of Elaine Houston's story.

WEB EXTRA: Full interview with Edson Thevenin's mom

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