Grand Prairie Police Chief Steve Dye outlined the major components of Senate Bill 4, which will allow local law enforcement officers to ask people about immigration status during an arrest or lawful detention.
The “Let’s Talk About the Trail” town hall Wednesday night attracted residents and a host of city and school leaders who say they are determined to find solutions to the social ills that have ravaged the area over the last three decades.
After the vote, supporters started chanting “Shut down the floor!” and tried to shut down the council meeting. Police and city marshals escorted protesters out of council chambers. Some were carried out. Some called the council members racists.
The incident happened Aug. 6 about 2:45 a.m. in the 500 block of Burnett Street, where the woman was walking to her car after getting off work at a nearby club, according to a police news release Tuesday.