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Tucson officer fired after fatally shooting man in wheelchair

CLIP12/01/21
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Tucson Police Chief Chris Magnus said he was “deeply disturbed and troubled” by officer Ryan Remington’s actions, adding that he violated department policy. Remington shot Richard Lee Richards nine times, killing him. Richards, a shoplifting suspect who police say was holding a knife, was using a motorized wheelchair and moving away from officers.

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