Raw video of mentally ill man being killed by cops. WARNING

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  1. Shivvy

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    This video shows the June 14, 2014 fatal shooting of mental patient Jason Harrison, 38, who was shot while holding a screwdriver after his mother called 911 for help bringing him to Parkland Hospital while he was in a crisis.
     
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    This COP is fucking out of control
     
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    Really. You can see they had tasers, why shoot the guy without tasing him first to try and stop him?? Oh yeah, this is Texas we're talking about...
     
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    Not dropping the screwdriver is bad for ones health. Drop the f'n screwdriver.
     
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    Ohhhhhhh, they killed my son :oops:
     
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    thats messed up
     
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    Its a tiny little screw driver not a shot gun.
     
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    should have tased that nigga yo
     
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    i also posted this in the Howard forum. anyone wanna guess how this thread goes there?
     
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    Should post it in politics- the cops would get a standing ovation!!
     
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    Polarizing shooting video?!? Sweet troll, shitty :lo5:
     
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    :lol:
     
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    Goddamn.
    Cops need to be required to stay in shape and learn basic close quarters hand to hand combat.
    That fucking gun seems to replace a lot of cops brains.
    Thank God I'm white. :hhh:
     
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    The cops are knocking on your front door & you answer it with a potential weapon in your hand

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    :jj:
     
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    boons
     
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    the comments on youtube are fucking priceless
     
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    The guy was mentally ill. Ive been in this situation numerous times, where someone mentally unstable was coming at me with something, be it screwdriver, razorblades, fire extinguishers, scissors, you name it. There are means to prevent this without guns. The fact that they have Crisis Prevention Training, as well as tasters, and they opted to shoot this guy, is reprehensible.