North Omaha pastors back police firings
Pastor Tony Sanders of Koinonia House of Worship, at left, speaks to the media and community members with Pastor Wayne Banks of Pleasant Green Baptist Church on Friday.
Posted: Friday, April 5, 2013 12:00 am
A dozen north Omaha pastors stood in support of Police Chief Todd Schmaderer and the disciplinary measures he took Friday in connection with a controversial arrest near 33rd and Seward Streets.
Pastor Tony Sanders of Koinonia House of Worship, who served as a spokesman for the group, said Schmaderer had met with the pastors before and after the March 21 incident.
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Friday, April 5, 2013 12:00 am.