The Rev. Al Sharpton, center, observes a moment of prayer on Sunday while visiting a makeshift memorial, where Walter Scott was fatally shot by a white police officer after he fled a traffic stop in North Charleston, S.C. The officer, Michael Slager, has been fired and charged with murder.
The Rev. Al Sharpton, center, observes a moment of prayer on Sunday while visiting a makeshift memorial, where Walter Scott was fatally shot by a white police officer after he fled a traffic stop in North Charleston, S.C. The officer, Michael Slager, has been fired and charged with murder. David Goldman The Associated Press
The Rev. Al Sharpton, center, observes a moment of prayer on Sunday while visiting a makeshift memorial, where Walter Scott was fatally shot by a white police officer after he fled a traffic stop in North Charleston, S.C. The officer, Michael Slager, has been fired and charged with murder. David Goldman The Associated Press

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