Teen Killed by Cops Had Brush, Not Gun

A Brooklyn, N.Y., teenager apparently armed only with a hairbrush who died in a hail of 20 police bullets Monday night is heard screaming "I got a gun and I'm gonna shoot you," on a 911 recording released this afternoon by the New York Police Department. Khiel Coppin repeatedly threatened to "do something bad" and was talking about suicide yesterday morning, prompting his mother to call an interfaith crisis center for assistance, according to a press conference by NYPD commissioner Ray Kelly....Full Story
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