A police officer fatally shot a Black man, identified as Daunte Wright, after he was pulled over in a Minneapolis suburb Sunday. There was is body cam released and in the video you can hear the officer yell “Taser! Taser!”.
The video shows Wright stepping out of his car then, leaping back behind the wheel as he felt his life was in danger, and driving off. “Oh Sh*t” the officer is heard saying on the video. “I just shot him!”
Brookyln Center Police Chief Tim Gannon says Daunte Wright died as a result of “an accidental discharge” by the officer. She has been put on administrative leave since.