Watch – Cop shoots unarmed black man 8 times

2015-04-08 14:55

A white police officer from South Carolina, United States, was charged with murder yesterday after a video emerged of him shooting an apparently unarmed black man.

The 50-year-old black victim was shot in the back eight times while fleeing from the officer after a traffic stop.

It is alleged that the driver’s rear light was broken.

This is one of many incidents across the US in recent months that have seen black men being shot and killed by white police officers.

It was reported that the FBI and US Justice Department were investigating the shooting.

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