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at Apartment Complex: Charlotte officer fatally shot 16-year-old

There are 5 comments on the Charlotte.com story from Nov 5, 2007, titled at Apartment Complex: Charlotte officer fatally shot 16-year-old. In it, Charlotte.com reports that:

Charlotte-Mecklenburg police said an officer shot and killed a 16-year-old Sunday after he fled from authorities at an east Charlotte apartment complex.

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CCW

Charlotte, NC

#1 Nov 5, 2007
The only photo that I saw of this kid showed him flashing a gang-type handsign. I doubt that he was a stranger to crime!

We must remember, however, that all Blacks are innocent these days!
Cerp

Charlotte, NC

#2 Nov 6, 2007
Note to the parent of this person - NICE PARENTING! He should have been at home learning morals, family values and how to contribute to society!
Blacknurse30

Charlotte, NC

#4 Nov 6, 2007
Well, I'm black and not all of us are innocent (sarcastic CCW) Not sure why the young male was out this time of night or what the facts are in the case but we all know that there are good cops and there are bad cops as well as good people and bad people. This should not be a racial issue. If I were a cop and a suspect had a gun, I'd react the same way whether he was white or black. Don't turn this into a race issue. Don't be stupid.
Mr Bill

Saint Paul, MN

#6 Nov 6, 2007
Again this kind of makes you wonder how Demeatrius Montgomery got the drop on two police officers and shot them both dead at point blank range.

At least that's the story the CMPD is pushing. But it is very unlikely that the murders were the work of one man.
Keshia Smith

Mount Holly, NC

#7 Nov 29, 2007
I feel like that this situation was messed up no one knows but him and he is GONE!!

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