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Just Moments Before the Chauvin Verdict, a 16-Year-Old Black Girl Was Shot by a Cop

19 days ago   |   By Pop Sugar

On the afternoon of April 20, a young Black teen was shot and killed by a police officer in Columbus, OH, Columbus local news station WBNS-10TV reported Tuesday. A family member of the victim, 16-year-old Ma'Khia Bryant, confirmed she was fatally shot four times after hearing girls fighting outside of her house and calling cops for help. Bryant was killed at around 4:30 p.m., just minutes before a Minnesota jury announced their verdict declaring Derek Chauvin guilty of murder in George Floyd's death - another life lost at the hands of law enforcement.
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Family identifies 16-year-old girl killed in Ohio police shooting

Family identifies 16-year-old girl killed in Ohio police shooting

19 days ago   |   By Wood TV

Viewer's description is advised. Some footage may be graphic
COLUMBUS, Ohio - Columbus Police said one person was killed in an officer-involved shooting on the east side of the city Tuesday afternoon.
One person was initially taken to Mount Carmel East hospital in critical condition, according to Columbus Police, and was pronounced dead at 5:21 p.m.
Family members on the scene identified the person killed as 16-year-old Makiyah Bryant.
Police said the initial call for a stabbing was received at approximately 4:30 p.m., with the shots fired call coming in at 4:45 p.m.
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Teenage Girl Shot, Killed by Police in Columbus, Ohio: Reports

Teenage Girl Shot, Killed by Police in Columbus, Ohio: Reports

19 days ago   |   By Mediaite

A Black 16-year-old girl has reportedly been shot and killed by police in Columbus, Ohio.
A family member identified her as Ma'Khia Bryant .
The Columbus Dispatch reported that officers were responding to a 911 call about an attempted stabbing at 4:45pm. Bryant was reportedly in foster care and got into an altercation with someone else in the home.
Columbus mayor Andrew Ginther confirmed the incident on Twitter and assured people there is body cam footage and there will be an investigation by the Ohio Bureau of Criminal Investigation.
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