Transcript for Young Black Man Killed by Police After Calling 911 for Help
Please oh. Fort. Erie street. The calls from this home started the morning after Christmas the first three came from Northern Illinois University student when Tonioli Greer. He wanted the police but wouldn't say why. You're remembered him a little. At city lacks less. Your name or. The question. And vehicle. Only after when Tony who's third called that'd dispatchers send an officer the city says while police were in round when Tony was farther called 911. To say he needed help because his son was freaking out. Dirk. It's. Get help call the great at what police. Moments later officers arrived basically Jodi who charge them with a baseball bat. They fired several shots killing current O'Neal and his neighbor Betty Jones who would open the do work for officers police have called jones' death. An accident it's very clear that he wanted the police department there to help them. Not once not twice but three times in the system completely failed them Ben Bradley ABC seven Eyewitness News.
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