The 2020 police killing of Manuel "Manny" Ellis, a Black man in Tacoma, brought a reckoning to Washington State and has set... more
A community grapples with the fallout from Manny's case — and the movement that surrounds it.
A critical decision changes Manny's case, and a new story of his death emerges.
Four Tacoma police officers each had their own journeys to 96th and Ainsworth. And so did the department they worked... more
Manny’s walk home ended at 96th and Ainsworth. It started 33 years earlier.
Investigators finish their probe into Manny’s death. Then, a revelation.
In the stillness of the pandemic, Monèt hunts down crucial information.
A recording changes the trajectory of Monèt’s life.
On the night of March 3, 2020 — three months before George Floyd was murdered — Manny Ellis encountered police... more