Matthew Zadok Williams
Killed By Dekalb County, Georgia Police In His Home After He Was Falsely Reported As A Trespasser
The purpose of the “Justice for Zadok” campaign is to seek justice for the unlawful and heartless killing of Matthew Zadok Williams by Dekalb County, Georgia police officers on April 12, 2021. Let's be abundantly clear, the family’s definition of “justice” is “justice by lawful means only.” We urge you to join us in our fight for justice for our beloved Zadok.
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The family of Zadok would like to thank you immensely for your prayers, support, sharing of resources, donations, and outpouring of love and compassion. Please continue to pray for our family especially Zadok’s mother who is grieving and weeping continuously after the callous killing of her only son at the hands of Dekalb, County, Georgia police officers. WE DEMAND JUSTICE! WE IMPLORE DEKALB COUNTY, GEORGIA TO TAKE IMMEDIATE AND FULL RESPONSBILITY FOR THIS TRAGEDY!
Who is Zadok?
In Hebrew, Matthew means “Gift of God”, and Zadok means “Righteousness.” Our beloved Zadok was a gift from God and he lived Righteously. His family demands justice for his senseless, unlawful, and heartless killing at the hands of Dekalb County, Georgia police officer(s) who shot him dead in his own home rendering no medical aid afterwards and leaving him there to die a painful death. Rest our Righteous angel.
Our Zadok was the beloved baby brother of five older sisters. He was the son of beautiful parents who prayed continually for a son and kept trying, which resulted in five daughters being born until their son was born in 1985. Our Zadok was beautiful. He was a home owner. An avid reader. An activist. A humanitarian. A pacifist. He was full of life and love so exuberant that he radiated.
Our family cherished every moment with him. Zadok was a son, brother, nephew, uncle, cousin, friend, and a 35-year-old responsible, righteous man who never had the opportunity to grow old and have children of his own. My family is devastated by this loss. Our lives will never be the same.
How did Zadok die?
Attorney Mawuli Davis of Davis Bozeman Law Firm in Decatur, Georgia is representing the family in our pursuit of justice for Zadok’s death. In short, on April 12, 2021, our brother experienced a mental health crisis outside his home after being approached by Dekalb County, Georgia police officers as he stood on the front porch of the property that he owned. Zadok subsequently retreated in his own home where police officers kicked the door open, fired several rounds of shots, and left him there to die without rendering medical aid. Zadok’s mother was not notified of Zadok’s killing until nearly 24 hours later. There are very specific details about this case that are not provided on this website, and the media is not showing the full bodycam footage and audio. Attorney Mawuli Davis of Davis Bozeman law firm should be contacted about specific details concerning Zadok’s senseless and heartless killing.
Nothing on this website is to be interpreted as official statements from the family, legal strategy, complete details of the incident, or expert statements. This website and the information on this website is not managed, controlled or approved by Attorney Mawuli Davis or the Davis Bozeman Law Firm attorneys or staff nor the family member that hired Mr. Davis for legal representation.
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