The death of Rayshard Brooks at the hands of a white Atlanta police officer has already resulted in a litany of consequences for the city.
The police shooting of Rayshard Brooks, a black man who was killed by local police after being found asleep in a drive-thru at a Wendy’s in Atlanta, has been ruled a homicide, the Fulton County Medical Examiner's office said.
Rayshard Brooks's death was a homicide, according to the Fulton County Medical Examiner's Office.
An Atlanta-area district attorney is considering charging the police officer who fatally shot Rayshard Brooks with murder.
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As the killing of a 27-year-old black man in an encounter with two white officers late Friday rekindled fiery protests in Atlanta and prompted the police chief’s resignation, the medical examiner found Rayshard Brooks suffered two gunshot wounds to the back and his death has been ruled a homicide.
Fulton County District Attorney, Paul Howard, joins MSNBC’s Joshua Johnson to discuss the recent police shooting of Rayshard Brooks in Atlanta, Ga. Newly released video from one of the officer’s body cameras shows the moments leading up to the fatal confrontation between Brooks and police. “We have been investigating it quite intensively,” said Howard, when asked on the status of the investigation. In the days since the shooting, Atlanta’s police chief has resigned, and the officer who shot Brooks was fired.
One officer has been fired and another placed on administrative duty. A Times video analysis shows the sequence of events leading to the fatal shooting.
After another black man is shot and killed by police officers, Atlanta erupts in outrage, and discussion swirls around proposals to radically overhaul law enforcement around the country.
Rayshard Brooks was shot twice in the back, according to a release by the Fulton County Medical Examiner's Office.
Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms discusses the latest developments in the police shooting death of Rayshard Brooks. According to the Fulton County Medical Examiner's Office, Brooks died from organ damage and blood loss from two gunshot wounds in the back. The manner of death is listed as homicide.
Brooks was killed after falling asleep at an Atlanta Wendy’s drive-through. The officer who shot him has been fired.
The continuing deaths of black people by the police are undermining support for the wide latitude officers are given in cases in which an encounter ends in a death.
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