Alabama Officer Charged in Shooting Death of Unarmed Man

Greg Gunn was fatally shot on Feb. 25 by Montgomery police officer Aaron Smith.
1:28 | 03/03/16

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A solemn day for 23 year old Erin Smith and his family but their attorney Mickey McDermott says his client is not guilty we believe. Completely. That officer Smith is innocent McDermott says they believe officer Smith encountered a dangerous suspect that night in Greg gun mr. gun fled. And huge. Force against this officer. Threaten the life of this officer in the citizens in this community McDermott says officer Smith was just doing its job as he was trained to do. And he believes the city felt pressure from the gun family to appease them we believe that these charges were brought. To prevent public owned wrist. That makes this decision to arrest this officer political. Not legal however for the gun family. Dodd we call all you this evening. At our slate IQ or Belgrade's they don't work. After a couple of days of peaceful protests calling for justice for reg guide. The news that Smith's arrest came as a pleasant surprise. The annual bound and naked you. I don't yet and man do. God got candidates as moving forward they say they will remain faithful to their pursuit for truth and justice. That we ought to help faith in god that god. There are inevitable and that Airbus sale. And not a lot of we're gonna write Koppel's also in this case.

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