Major League Baseball Player, Will Middlebrooks, a Texarkana native raised $55,000 for the family of his friend Jonathan Price, a childhood friend who was shot and killed in East Texas by police on Oct. 3..The former Red Sox player took to social media to express his sadness and anger after his friend and former teammate, Jonathan Price, who is an African American man was fatally shot by police. Price was at a gas station attempting two break up a fight between a man and a woman when he was shot by police in the chest and back.

See this face? This is the face of one of my childhood friends. The face of my first ever favorite teammate. The face of...

Posted by Will Middlebrooks on Sunday, October 4, 2020

According to the Wolfe City Facebook page, the officer was placed on administrative leave pending an investigation by the Texas Rangers.

On October 3, 2020 an Officer involved shooting occurred in Wolfe City. The Officer has been placed on administrative...

Posted by City of Wolfe City, Texas on Sunday, October 4, 2020

This is so sad. Prayers and condolences to the Price family. Price was only 31 years old with what seemed to be a very promising and bright future.

We will keep you posted as the story develops.

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