President Obama makes statements regarding recent officer-involved shootings

RAW: President Obama makes statement regarding recent officer-involved shootings

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - President Obama addressed the media about the officer-involved shooting of Alton Sterling and another police shooting in Minnesota.

Obama released a statement earlier Thursday responding to the recent officer-involved shootings on Facebook.

All Americans should be deeply troubled by the fatal shootings of Alton Sterling in Baton Rouge, Louisiana and Philando Castile in Falcon Heights, Minnesota. We've seen such tragedies far too many times, and our hearts go out to the families and communities who've suffered such a painful loss.

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