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Rally set to protest fatal police shooting of unarmed, mentally ill man
Rally set to protest fatal police shooting of unarmed, mentally ill man

Community members and activists plan to hold a rally Sunday afternoon in front of the Los Angeles Police Department headquarters downtown to protest the fatal police shooting of an unarmed, mentally ill man. The rally is scheduled for 3 p.m. at the intersection of Main and First streets. Activists staged a march Thursday from South Broadway and West 65th Street to the LAPD's 77th Police Station at 7600 S. Broadway. Ezell Ford, a 25-year-old African American man, was shot and killed by two LAPD officers. Officials say he had tackled one of them and attempted to go for the officer’s gun.  Some witnesses, however, say they did not see any struggle between the men and...

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