Family of unarmed teen shot dead is 'stunned'

Antwon Rose, 17, was shot and killed by police Tuesday night.
2:35 | 06/21/18

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He yeah. You know. Not well. It is expected. This is devastating. This is not. But Jodi. Upside there. It is. Stop and their partners if this is tragedy. It's that take them Wallach. And it is. Beautiful. Kind. This is someone who was volunteering his time. In local rat community. He was he was working at a local gymnastics. Establishment where he was working with young kids. He was someone who always worked hard in that job ominous I believe him when he passed away. This is not someone news in trouble ever not finish the papacy that. We have to in this climate as you have a lot of police apologists that one look at the individual victims shot. And address what would he kind of person he was this this is this. Arsenals of ours it doesn't seem to me that there's any justification. For shooting. An individual who's fleeing in the act. No matter what yes Larry facts at surface and we recognize right now we're preliminary stage where we have a limited factual scenario provided to us. But there's nothing. That will be added to that picture. That can justify and officers standing what is far away from that from the individual fleeing. And shooting him from twining 1530 feet in the back. And it's right there video to see so. Whatever the ancillary facts are developed and as lawyers my brother and I we stand ready to do any facts that circus and and this is life. So things happen in real time but there's no excuse. For an officer to shoot someone in the back in setting that we see in the video that. Everyone there that's now worth about. It's about change. We want to make change to Pittsburgh. We want to make change the country if it's an all possible it just too many kids have been gunned down. For usually no apparent reason and here we we've represented Leland Ford in this community locally. And we tried to make change with that and why our goal is to make this place better to make Pittsburgh matter to make our country batter and two men too many kids are young African American males are being shot and there's no they're they're dead they're not here to tell the story. If they could just be here to tell the story we might hear the other side.

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