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originally posted by: sayzaar
It's a pity that this is even having to be discussed at such great length instead of letting the system release the truth. But lets be honest here, this is only happening the way it is because the police cannot be trusted to be honest and truthful. They have been caught out time and again fabricating evidence, lying in their statements, backing each other up even when they know other officers have committed crimes and generally sticking it to civilians.
It has gotton to the point, i feel, that when an officers situation looks suspect it must be assumed that it is.
originally posted by: spiritualzombie
Let's just think here... what did we really lose?
This punk was a worthless dog that got put down, and he's being used as an excuse for other worthless dogs to loot and burglarize. We can certainly pretend like it's a bigger noble issue... but I'm just not seeing it. The dude wasn't Rosa Parks.
“They ignored him and the officer started to get out of the car to tell them to move," the source said. "They shoved him right back in, that’s when Michael Brown leans in and starts beating Officer Wilson in the head and the face.
The source claims that there is "solid proof" that there was a struggle between Brown and Wilson for the policeman’s firearm, resulting in the gun going off – although it still remains unclear at this stage who pulled the trigger. Brown started to walk away according to the account, prompting Wilson to draw his gun and order him to freeze. Brown, the source said, raised his hands in the air, and turned around saying, "What, you're going to shoot me?"
At that point, the source told FoxNews.com, the 6 foot, 4 inch, 292-pound Brown charged Wilson, prompting the officer to fire at least six shots at him, including the fatal bullet that penetrated the top of Brown's skull, according to an independent autopsy conducted at the request of Brown's family.
Wilson suffered a fractured eye socket in the fracas, and was left dazed by the initial confrontation, the source said. He is now "traumatized, scared for his life and his family, injured and terrified" that a grand jury, which began hearing evidence on Wednesday, will "make some kind of example out of him," the source said.
The source also said the dashboard and body cameras, which might have recorded crucial evidence, had been ordered by Ferguson Police Chief Thomas Jackson, but had only recently arrived and had not yet been deploywww.foxnews.com...