Never mind the law.<quoted text>
Makes no difference whether he followed the instructions or not. Instructions are not laws. Again, you've misunderstood the post! You do know why I put my second sentence in quotation marks, right?
The police, who know, INSTRUCT neighbourhood watchers to CALL the police if they spot anything or anyone suspicious. Z was a COORDINATOR, I'm told. He knew. He disobeyed. Was counselled on phone NOT to follow. Was not an order but wise counsel. In spite of police instructions and counselling by phone operator, he proceeded and what was not supposed to happen, happened Let the jury and judge decide now. Lynching posse not required.