|Victim: meditation teacher Justine Damond|
- UPDATE (AP.org, July 19, 2017): Killer cop's partner confesses, "We heard a noise [and we got scared, so he had to shoot the first person we saw, because that's what we're trained to do in police departments across the country, but don't worry, the DA will get the officer off by putting on a very weak prosecution, either at a laughable grand jury presentation or, if worse comes to worse, a kangaroo court-style trial. We cops always get away with
New audio has emerged of the moments around the fatal US police shooting of Australian spiritual healer and meditation coach Justine Damond in a Minneapolis alley.
The officers are heard communicating with their dispatcher over the police radio, including calling for backup and their attempts to perform CPR on Sydney-raised Damond. “Shots fired...we have one down,” one of the officers says.
Damond’s death in the alley outside her Minneapolis home just before midnight on Saturday has devastated and outraged family, friends and left the Minneapolis community upset about the latest police shooting in their city. More+VIDEO