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Skid row residents ask for independent probe of fatal police shooting
Skid row residents ask for independent probe of fatal police shooting

With allusions to Frederick Douglass, Martin Luther King Jr. and Malcolm X, skid row activists called Thursday for an independent investigation and release of police body-camera footage in the fatal police shooting of an unarmed homeless man on skid row. About 100 people gathered on the street where Charly Leundeu Keunang, a Cameroonian national, was shot March 1. The event had been billed as a memorial but took on more of a protest flavor when family members decided to delay a Los Angeles wake and service until next month. Keunang's mother and sister had a local mortuary remove his body from the coroner's office Wednesday, a coroner's spokesman said. Marcel...

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