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Resident of Austin, Texas, was shot during protests against police brutality and in support of the black population. This was announced by the representative of the local police Katrina Ratcliff, reports Axios.
According to her, on the night of Sunday, July 26, the American approached the car with a gun and was shot by the person sitting in the car. At present, the suspect detained: he cooperates with the police.
Local resident Sheila foster in comments to ABC television said that the killed her son Garrett. According to her, he participated in the protests together with his bride. Foster added that her son was “exclusively peaceful” and only sought justice for black people because his girlfriend was African-American.
In dozens of U.S. cities from late may, held mass protests accompanied by riots and clashes with police over the death of a black George Floyd. In some States, they turned into riots, pogroms, looting, shooting and arson. The protesters are blaming the police and racist prejudices in society.
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