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On April 4, 2015, an unarmed 50 year old Walter Scott was shot 5 times in the back by former Charleston, SC police officer Michael Sager, who fired 8 bullets from a .45 caliber weapon. One day before Easter Sunday, Walter Scott’s  four children, fiancee and family found out that he was killed. The family was told that the shooting resulted after Walter Scott grabbed the (now former) officer’s Taser gun, according to the official report. This report was a lie.

Based on the amateur video captured by a brave witness, Feiden Santana, the officer’s vehicle dash cam, verbal accounts by family and friends, coupled with the victims background Mr. Walter Scott was not a violent man. He did not deserve to be shot in the back four times and once in the ear. His car was in custody. In our advanced world of technology, simple detective work would have led…

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