Unarmed Black Male Student Fatally Shot by Police

August 10, 2015

Christian Taylor, a student and football player at Angelo State University in Texas, has become the latest unarmed black male to be fatally shot by the police. The Star-Telegram reported that Taylor was shot in a car dealership in the middle of the night, with police investigating a possible robbery in progress there. Police reports say that Taylor was shot during an altercation with police, but some members of Taylor's family doubt that account. On July 30, Taylor used his Twitter account to say: "I don't wanna die too younggggg."

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