Groom-to-be Sean Bell, 23,was leaving his bachelor party when police fired 50 bullets at him. His friend, Joseph Guzman, told him that he loved him as they attempted to escape the onslaught.
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California teenager Kendrec McDade was fatally shot by police who answered a 911 call about an armed robbery. The caller said that McDade was armed in the hopes of receiving a quicker response. #lastwords
Former college football player Jonathan Ferrell was shot 10 times by a police officerwhile seeking help following a car crash a month before his 25th birthday. He didn’t have time to explain. #lastwords #huffingtonpost #policebrutality
Oscar Grant, 22, was shot and killed by a police officer on New Year’s Day, 2009. The officer testified that he meant to reach for his Taser but accidentally pulled out his gun.
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John Crawford, 22, was on the phone with his mother when he was shot by police in an Ohio Walmart. Police said he didn’t follow commands to put down a pellet rifle he’d picked up in the store.#huffingtonpost
Aspiring college student Amadou Diallowas mistaken for someone else by four plainclothes officers. The last thing he told his mother was that he had saved $9,000 for college expenses.#lastwords #huffingtonpost #policebrutality