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L.A. councilman to hold forum to ease tensions over LAPD shooting
L.A. councilman to hold forum to ease tensions over LAPD shooting

A Los Angeles city councilman has organized a public meeting for Tuesday evening to ease tensions over the controversial shooting of a mentally ill man in South Los Angeles last week. Councilman Curren Price said he organized the 7 p.m. meeting at Paradise Baptist Church in South Los Angeles to "ensure our residents that they are being heard and that local leadership is taking action" following last week's shooting of Ezell Ford, according to a statement his office released to The Times. Price's office said the meeting will include presentations from LAPD and city officials. The Police Commission's inspector general said he would also attend. "Loss of life...

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