George Floyd protest: Policeman shoots Louisville protestor dead attempting to clear crowd

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Police say they shot the man after coming under fire themselves, local media in Kentucky is reporting. Journalist Stephon Dingle, anchor for WLKY, said on Twitter: “BREAKING: Man shot and killed by law enforcement at 12:15am this morning. Louisville Police says shots fired at them first.”

He later added: “Louisville Police chief said officers were trying to clear a large crowd in parking lot before being fire upon.

“The chief said they are currently interviewing several persons of interests and will provide news update this afternoon. He took no questions from the press.”

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