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Police release video of fatal shooting of armed teenager in North Little Rock

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Photographs by Thomas Metthe

North Little Rock Police Chief Mike Davis talks Wednesday at the city’s police training building about Sunday’s officer-involved shooting.

The North Little Police Department on Wednesday released video footage showing the fatal police shooting of a teenager after a struggle.

WARNING: Video contains sensitive content


Note: The edits to the video, including the pauses and red circles, were added by the North Little Rock Police Department.

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reality1963 says...

Thank you, officers, for what you do and doing your best in protecting citizens from thugs, like this, daily.

Posted 11 January 2018, 4:58 a.m. Suggest removal

reality1963 says...

Will passengers in his car be charged with murder?

Posted 11 January 2018, 5:01 a.m. Suggest removal

reality1963 says...

Just read related article on this story. Lil Boosie, as he was called, was nothing but a violent criminal. Justice served.

Posted 11 January 2018, 5:05 a.m. Suggest removal

titleist10 says...

Mother was arrested trying to smuggle drugs to her boyfriend who was in prison he was the father of 1of her 3 daughters what a role model the thug was suspected of 7 armed robberies family prob on govt assistance contributing nothing to society GOOD JOB OFFICERS 👮 mothet will prob get large amt of money from city that's our justice system

Posted 11 January 2018, 5:47 a.m. Suggest removal

abb says...

The boy went out at night.
With a gun, drugs, and a fight.
He tried to kill men,
Then his mother blamed them,
Glad the Police turned out his lights.

Posted 11 January 2018, 7:15 a.m. Suggest removal

malice06220956 says...

First of all, this is a terrible tragedy because another human being with potential has died - but it was his own actions that brought about his demise. I pray for his family, but he made poor decisions that led to his death. If he had complied with the police, he would still be alive and unharmed, like his companions in the car.

Posted 11 January 2018, 8:21 a.m. Suggest removal

earlofarkansas says...

NOTICED his mom and a young lady on TV spot. Where is his father? Biggest part of problem it seems.

Posted 11 January 2018, 10:22 a.m. Suggest removal

titleist10 says...

Earlofarkansas- I agree 100percent breakdown in family unit they have these kids and then turn them over to the streets to be raised

Posted 11 January 2018, 10:28 a.m. Suggest removal

mkdm0 says...

Earlofarkansas, they were rounding up all the men in the hood and guessing who the father is! It's going to be another he agood boy he dindonuffin saint like Michael Brown

Posted 11 January 2018, 1:33 p.m. Suggest removal

ArkyMark says...

Let's see...seventeen years old, already charged in three armed robberies, a suspect in several more spanning a total of seven Arkansas counties, breaks mandatory curfew, in a car past 1 am with two unlicensed concealed handguns, one reported stolen, pulls a gun on officers, fires twice and is taken down. There was no other way his life was going to end. His chosen path led him here. THANK YOU NLR PD for taking this kid off of our streets before he succeeded in killing an innocent.

Posted 11 January 2018, 8:38 p.m. Suggest removal

TheMongo says...

You guys seem genuinely entertained and happy that someone died. Maybe it's too late for you all.

Posted 11 January 2018, 8:52 p.m. Suggest removal

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