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Philando Castile shooting: Officer Yanez acquitted of manslaughter, dismissed from police force

Minnesota police officer Jeronimo Yanez has been dismissed as a police officer after he was acquitted of manslaughter in the shooting death of black motorist Philando Castile. The city of St. Anthony said Friday afternoon that the public “will be best served” if Yanez no longer works for the city. TIMELINE OF EVENTS IN POLICE SHOOTING OF PHILANDO CASTILE Related ...

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