Chapin City Blues

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Daunte Wright should not have died. On April 11, 2021, a 20-year-old African-American man was fatally shot by police officer Kimberly Ann Potter. It happened during a traffic stop. Wright was going to be arrested for outstanding felony warrants, but after a brief struggled with officers, he was shot. He made an attempt to flee, …

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