• Jayland Walker shooting: Black man was unarmed when 8 Ohio officers opened fire, bodycam shows

    1 month ago - By ABC

    Ohio police officials released officer body-camera footage of a 25-year-old Black man killed in a hail of bullets fired by eight officers while he was unarmed and running away.
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  • A Black man who was killed by police was unarmed at the time of the shooting

    A Black man who was killed by police was unarmed at the time of the shooting

    1 month ago - By NPR

    Officials in Akron, Ohio, released video of the pursuit and shooting of Jayland Walker, 25. The police chief said officers tried to stop Walker's car for unspecified traffic and equipment violations. (Image credit: Phil Masturzo/Akron Beacon Journal via AP)
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  • Police: Man shot was unarmed, officers feared he would fire

    Police: Man shot was unarmed, officers feared he would fire

    1 month ago - By WGN TV

    AKRON, Ohio - A Black man shot and killed by Akron police officers in a hail of bullets following a vehicle and foot pursuit was unarmed at the time of the shooting, but a shot appeared to have come from the vehicle during the pursuit, and officers said they feared he was preparing to fire when they discharged their weapons, authorities said.
    Police on Sunday released video the mayor called “heartbreaking" of the pursuit and shooting of Jayland Walker, 25, while pleading for peace and patience from the community while the state investigation into the shooting continues.
    Chief Steve Mylett...
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  • Black man was unarmed when 8 police officers opened fire on him: Family lawyer

    1 month ago - By ABC News

    As Ohio police officials are poised to release officer body-camera footage of a 25-year-old Black man killed in a hail of bullets fired by eight officers.
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