(WBRZ News 2) Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards was given “official” notice from the Department of Justice of an announcement in the Alton Sterling investigation Wednesday morning.
A spokesperson for the Governor’s Office tells WBRZ that Edwards and East Baton Rouge Mayor-President Sharon Weston Broome will have a joint press conference one hour after an official DOJ announcement.
The U.S. Attorney's office says they will hold a press conference at 1 p.m.
Sandra Sterling, Alton's aunt, tells WBRZ's Brett Buffington that she will meet with DOJ officials around 11 a.m. Wednesday. The meeting will be private and only for immediate family.