Ieshia Evans, 35, is a nurse practitioner and a mom to a 5-year-old boy, who posted on Facebook upon her release from jail: "This is the work of God."
Baton Rouge police jailed the out Black Lives Matter activist after protesting the death of Alton Sterling.
When will America admit police brutality is a problem?
Outrage over a Black Lives Matter protest halting a Toronto Pride parade came just days before the shootings have left the nation shocked again.
This report contains graphic video of the shooting of Alton Sterling by a Baton Rouge police officer. His partner reportedly pulled a gun from the 37-year-old's pants pocket.
An emotional vigil to remember the 37-year-old black man shot dead by white police officers was followed by a march and demonstrations in Louisiana's capital city.
Gov. John Bel Edwards called video showing police scuffling and shooting Alton Sterling “disturbing.”