African American Daunte Wright died at a traffic stop near Minneapolis (Minnesota, USA) This is “accidental”As police chief Tim Ganno said on Monday.
White policeman shot by White I want to use a stun gun According to Ganno, he was called “taser”, which could make him immobile, but he was confused and fired with a gun.
“This is an accidental discharge, Led to the tragic death of Mr. Wright“The head of the Brooklyn Center Police Department, a city with 30,000 residents in the northwest of Minneapolis where the incident occurred, said Ganno, the head of the police station.
At the press conference, a video of the incident showed three agents approaching Wright’s car. One of them tried to handcuff him, but Wright refused and started a fight. Then the police drew his gun and yelled a warning: “¡Taser! ¡Taser! ¡Taser!”.
Hearing a gunshot, the agent exclaimed in surprise: “I shot”.
The police stopped Wright’s car because he didn’t have the documents in order, they asked him to be identified, and they realized I have an excellent arrest warrant, So they tried to stop him. At that time the man tried to get back into the car, Hit by a bullet.
Wright’s death triggered Sunday night to Monday Protest loudlyStones and other objects were thrown at the Brooklyn Central Police Station, which became violent in some places.
To disperse the protesters, the police used Tear gas and rubber bullets, And the authorities imposed a curfew.