North Carolina Deputies Shot Andrew Brown Jr. Five Times, Autopsy Finds | HuffPost

Wayne Kendall, one of the lawyers representing the family of Andrew Brown Jr., points to an autopsy chart that his team condu

Andrew Brown Jr., a Black man killed by deputies in North Carolina, was shot five times, including in the back of the head, according to an independent autopsy report released Tuesday by his family’s attorneys. Also Tuesday, the FBI announced a federal civil rights investigation into last week’s shooting of Brown by deputies serving drug-related search and arrest warrants. The developments come amid increasing calls for the release of body camera footage, including formal petitions to make the video public that will be considered by a judge on Wednesday. The autopsy was performed Sunday by a pathologist hired by Brown’s family. The exam noted four wounds to the right arm and one to the head. The state’s autopsy has not been released yet.

Source: North Carolina Deputies Shot Andrew Brown Jr. Five Times, Autopsy Finds | HuffPost

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