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Charlotte cop indicted in shooting of ex-Florida A&M football player
Charlotte cop indicted in shooting of ex-Florida A&M football player

DURHAM, N.C. -- A county grand jury has indicted a Charlotte, N.C., police officer on a voluntary manslaughter charge for shooting and killing an unarmed former Florida A&M football player who sought help after he crashed his car late at night in a residential neighborhood in September. Officer Randall Kerrick, 28, a former animal control officer with three years of police experience, fired 12 shots at 24-year-old Jonathan Ferrell just after 2 a.m. Sept. 14, striking him with 10 bullets on a residential Charlotte street. Ferrell had crashed his car nearby and then knocked on a door in search of assistance, according to police reports. Inside, a woman home alone with her year-old...

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