Report Reveals Officer Cover Up In Laquan McDonald Shooting

Maria Perez
Oct 15, 2019 - 5:00
Report Reveals Officer Cover Up In Laquan McDonald Shooting

Chicago’s Inspector General released a report stating there were at least 16 officers who were involved in the cover-up of the shooting of Laquan McDonald five years ago. The report obtained by WMAQ-TV, which is 6,500 pages in length, states there were several officers who committed ethical and internal violations to protect former officer Jason Van Dyke after he shot McDonald during a recorded incident in 2014.  Van Dyke shot 17-year-old McDonald 16 times on October 20, 2014, after responding to a report the teen was breaking into cars and had a knife, Essence...

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