Police in Minnesota had shot a 20 year old driver during a traffic stop. We often hear cases of police officers shooting drivers who doesn't obey instructions but most of those drivers shot by the police are usually black.
A 20 year old Daunte Wright was killed by a police officer in Minnesota during a traffic stop. The chief of Brooklyn center police department reported that the officer had shot Daunte Wright on Sunday after he pulled him over and discovered that he had a warrant out for his arrest.
As the police tried to detain Daunte Wright, he tried to get back into the car that was when the officer had to take action and shot him. In situations as that, the police officer would have thought that he was trying to pull out a weapon or something out of his vehicle. The Post from New York times Official twitter handle can be seen below.
It was also reported that Daunte Wright's mother Katie Wright who was a White woman revealed that her son called her at the moment he was pulled over by the police. Katie Wright revealed to the Press that her son told her that the police had pulled him over for air fresheners hanging in the mirror.
Daunte Wright's death sent out protesters out on the streets of Brooklyn near Minneapolis over the death of the 20 year old. Photos from protests can be seen below.
A Video via the official Instagram handle of theshaderoom can be seen below, protesters stormed Brooklyn center, clashed with police and caused havoc over the death of Daunte Wright
Daunte Wright lost his life while he was trying to get back into his car, in common sense the police officer who have thought he was reaching out for a gun then he shot him. What can you say on this? The black lives matter movement is not enough to curb this problem, serious measures have to be taken.
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