The site of James Scurlock’s shooting death in Omaha, Neb., is still being preserved as a memorial in mid-September. On Tuesday, a grand jury indicted Jake Gardner in the killing, handing down four charges including manslaughter.

A memorial for James Scurlock remains Wednesday, Sept. 16, 2020, near where he was shot and killed on May 30, in Omaha, Neb. This week’s decision to charge Jake Gardner, a white bar owner who fatally shot James Scurlock, a Black man, during a chaotic night of protests in downtown Omaha months after the shooting was initially deemed self-defense highlights how difficult it can be to sort out these cases. AP Photo/Nati Harnik)