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Unarmed man shot inside car by LAPD was recently released from jail
Unarmed man shot inside car by LAPD was recently released from jail

A motorist who led police on a chase in Burbank that ended in the unarmed man's death -- shot by the LAPD while behind the wheel of a stolen car -- had just completed a stint in jail. Sergio Navas, 35, of North Hollywood has a history of drug and theft arrests in Los Angeles, records show. He was released from jail Jan. 13, according to Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department jail records. Navas was shot before 2 a.m. Thursday after the car he was driving collided with a police cruiser in a Burbank cul-de-sac. With no weapon found on him, the L.A. Police Department internal investigation will focus on why the officer fired. Police who resort to deadly force must be able...

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