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Fourth of July celebration canceled over deadly police shooting

1 month ago   |   By RT

Police officers in the US city of Akron fired almost 100 rounds at a black man during a chase earlier this week
The American city of Akron, Ohio, has canceled its Independence Day celebrations following a high-profile police shooting earlier this week, which saw several officers firing almost a hundred of rounds at a young black man they were chasing. The man died after more than 60 rounds struck his body.
Akron Mayor Dan Horrigan, a Democrat, called the incident “a dark day for our city” on Friday as he announced that Akron authorities would not hold any of the planned Fourth of July...
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