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05/03/2021

Andrew Brown Jr. funeral: Rev. Al Sharpton to deliver eulogy at North Carolina service

A funeral service will be held in North Carolina Monday for Andrew Brown Jr., the 42-year-old Black man who was killed by deputies serving drug-related search and arrest warrants on April 21.

Source: Fox News

05/03/2021

As Andrew Brown Jr. is laid to rest, the circumstances around his death remain unclear

The family of Andrew Brown Jr. will say goodbye to the 42-year-old Monday as they continue to demand answers, 12 days after the Black father and grandfather was fatally shot by North Carolina sheriff's deputies.

Source: CNN

05/03/2021

Andrew Brown Jr., Apple court date, New York municipal workers: 5 things you need to know Monday

Andrew Brown Jr.'s funeral will take place in North Carolina, Apple and "Fortnite" publisher will head to court and more news to start your Monday.

Source: USA Today

05/01/2021

Andrew Brown Jr. shooting exposes disconnect between majority rural Black city and the county

For more than a week, protesters have marched in the streets of a small, quaint, North Carolina city that has been rocked by the police killing of Andrew Brown Jr.

Source: CNN

04/29/2021

Sheriff Releases Names Of 7 Deputies On Scene Of Andrew Brown Jr. Death

The Pasquotank County, N.C., Sheriff's Office said three deputies who fired shots will stay on leave pending investigations but that it's "obvious" from videos that four deputies didn't shoot.

Source: NPR

04/28/2021

Andrew Brown Jr. shooting: Judge blocks immediate public release of bodycam video, allows family access

The judge, however, allowed the video to be released to the family of the Black man shot by North Carolina deputies.

Source: CBS News

04/28/2021

DA argues Andrew Brown Jr.'s car struck deputies twice, family lawyer gave 'patently false' bodycam remarks

A district attorney in North Carolina said in court on Wednesday that Andrew Brown Jr.'s car "made contact" with sheriff's deputies twice before law enforcement opened fire, calling comments made earlier this week by one of the attorneys representing Brown's …

Source: Fox News

04/28/2021

N.C. judge rejects bid for public release of bodycam videos in Andrew Brown Jr. shooting

North Carolina judge rejects bid for widespread release of sheriff's Andrew Brown Jr. vidoes

Source: NBC News

04/28/2021

New video shows moments before Andrew Brown Jr.'s death as FBI launches civil rights investigation

Source: Google News

04/28/2021

Andrew Brown Jr.'s shooting exposes 'enduring flaws' in policing, experts say

Brown was one of several people shot by law enforcement officers across the country in varying circumstances in the 24 hours after jurors reached a verdict in the Chauvin trial.

Source: NBC News

04/27/2021

Andrew Brown Jr. independent autopsy reveals fatal gunshot to back of head

An independent autopsy contracted by the attorneys representing the family of North Carolina man Andrew Brown Jr. revealed that he was shot five times – four times in the right arm, and a fifth in the back of his skull.

Source: Fox News

04/25/2021

N.C. Sheriff Says He Wants To Release Bodycam Footage In Killing Of Andrew Brown Jr.

Pasquotank County Sheriff Tommy Wooten II says his office wants the footage related to the killing of the 42-year-old Black man to be made public. The local NAACP is demanding Wooten's resignation.

Source: NPR

04/24/2021

7 North Carolina deputies on leave following Andrew Brown Jr. death: reports

Two other deputies have resigned since the incident, though the sheriff's office claims those moves are unrelated to the shooting.

Source: Fox News

04/23/2021

Demonstrations continue as community awaits bodycam footage from Andrew Brown Jr. shooting

Peaceful protests over the fatal police shooting of Andrew Brown Jr. dispersed Thursday night in Elizabeth City, North Carolina -- but demonstrators will be back, community members said.

Source: CNN

04/23/2021

Witnesses describe chaotic scene as deputies shot at Andrew Brown Jr.

Neighbors on Thursday described a chaotic scene of North Carolina deputies trying to serve a warrant, a car pulling away and shots fired -- leaving one man dead.

Source: CNN