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Head Of Police Union Blames Daunte Wright For His Own Death

Brian Peters

The head of Minnesota’s largest police union believes that Daunte Wright caused his own death by not complying with police. Brian Peters, the Minnesota Police and Peace Officers Association executive director, spoke with WCCO news talk radio on Wednesday. Peters did not hold back in voicing his frustration for Wright …

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Barack Obama Speaks Out on Daunte Wright Shooting

Barack Obama

Former President Barack Obama issued a statement expressing grief over the loss of Daunte Wright, the 20-year-old Black man who was shot and killed by a Minneapolis police officer on Sunday. In the statement, the former commander-in-chief shares that this incident is a reminder of “just how badly we need to …

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Police Officer Who Murdered Daunte Wright Has Resigned

officer Kim Potter

The police officer who murdered 20-year-old Daunte Wright in Brooklyn Center, Minnesota, has now resigned. Kim Potter fatally shot Wright in the chest during a Sunday afternoon traffic stop. Brooklyn Center Mayor Mike Elliot announced her resignation on Tuesday. In her resignation letter, Potter wrote, “I believe it is in …

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