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Charlotte Police Say Keith Lamont Scott Had a Gun, But Was That Enough To Detain Him?

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police insist that 43-year-old Keith Lamont Scott was carrying a gun and not complying with officers’ orders when he was shot Tuesday afternoon, but why did police initiate contact with him in the first place?   According to police statement, officers were at The Village at College Downs apartment complex to serve an outstanding […]
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