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Police provides images free of shooting Charlotte

Police provides images free of shooting Charlotte

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The police in the U.s. Charlotte has two videos released of the shooting where a black man by a police officer was shot and killed.

The images do not make clear whether the victim, Keith Scott, a weapon carried. One movie was made with a bodycam of one of the agents, the other video from the police car.

Police chief Kerr Putney to let you know that the images only “insufficient” to prove that the suspect is a weapon in his hand. “You could have something in the hand and that he is focused on an agent,” said Putney about the video.

The police gave earlier to that video footage would prove that Scott has a weapon carried. The police has in addition to the movies also photos released of the firearm and cannabis that Scott himself would have.

On 20 september, it was Scott by a policeman killed in a car in a parking lot. Hundreds of people took to the streets after the 43-year-old dark American was killed by a dark agent. The incident took place in a parking lot on the university campus.

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Unarmed

According to the daughter of the victim was her father was not armed. His family claimed that the victim in the car a book would have sit down and read, after which he with a stroomstootwapen was addressed and with a firearm was shot.

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One of the clips is taken from the police car. It is not easy to see or Keith Scott yourself a weapon carries.
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Also from the imagery that is created with a bodycam, it is not clear whether the target is a weapon carried.
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Police chief Putney announced during a press conference in Charlotte that the police video would release.
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Also, there are photos released. On one of the photos is a gun show, that Scott would have been. On the other picture you can see a joint, which, according to the police, the victim was.
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The wife of the man who was shot had on Friday already a video made public of the incident.
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According to the police, would the politiebeelden prove that the man is a weapon in itself. The family of the victim denies that.
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