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Oklahoma cop: Race didn’t factor into shooting of black man

by April 4, 2017 World News

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — A white Oklahoma police officer charged with manslaughter for fatally shooting an unarmed black man last year says the man’s race had nothing to do with her decision to fire her gun.

Tulsa officer Betty Jo Shelby told CBS’s “60 Minutes” in an interview that aired Sunday that she used lethal force because she feared 40-year-old Terence Crutcher was reaching inside his SUV for a gun. We’re sorry. You don't have permission to access this page. Please sign up to have full access to this page.

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