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Former US police officer Brett Hankison indicted over shooting death of Breonna Taylor – ABC News

A grand jury indicts a former police officer on charges of wanton endangerment, but no charges are brought over the death of Breonna Taylor who was fatally shot in her Kentucky apartment.

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A Kentucky grand jury has brought no charges against Louisville police for the killing of Breonna Taylor during a drug raid gone wrong, with prosecutors saying two officers who fired their weapons at the Black woman were justified in using force to protect themselves.
Key points:

  • One former police officer faces up to five years in prison for “wanton endangerment”
  • Two other officers were justified in their use of force, the Kentucky Attorney-General said
  • The Taylor famil…

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