And this afternoon, Police Commissioner Chester Williams visited the Uh Family in Cristo Rey Village. Williams updated the family on the case and ensured transparency. Minister Kareem Musa says the police department will be assisting the Uh family with the funeral expenses.
Kareem Musa, Minister of Home Affairs: “It is truly an unthinkable travesty, something that none of us could ever fathom could possibly take place and a series of missteps and mishaps that has resulted in this absolutely heinous tragedy and so I want to offer my personal condolences to the family. I have asked the Commissioner of Police to visit with the family today to not just extend our condolences but to give them he reassurances that we will ensure that this is a thorough, comprehensive and fully transparent investigation into this, what I have to categorise as a wrongful death instance, and I’m sure that you in the media can appreciate that the Commissioner of Police and the police department have been very up front and forthright front he very outset of his incident there has been no cover up and there will be no cover up and we will ensure that justice is delivered to the family of young Eric Uh.”