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Police kill black cyclist with multiple shots in the back

Agents claim he dropped gun when trying to escape approach

Police in Los Angeles, California, killed a black man with at least ten shots in the back after an approach motivated by a traffic violation on Monday (31) – in yet another case that sparked protests against police violence in the United States.

According to the police officers’ version, cyclist Dijon Kizzee, 29, was approached by a traffic violation, tried to flee and assaulted a police officer, dropping a firearm he was carrying hidden in a bundle of clothes.

Read more in Folha de S.Paulo

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