Death Of Black Man Found Hanging From A Tree Finally Ruled A Homicide 100 Years Later
Activists have been advocating for Tompkins' death certificate to reflect his actual cause of death.
March 16, 2022 at 1:55 pm
Officials found the body of George Tompkins, with his hands tied behind his back, hanging from a tree on March 16, 1922. His death has now been ruled a homicide instead of a suicide, WISHTV reports.