CBS “News” Leaves Out One Small Detail Crops Gun Out Body Cam Video Of Officer Involved Shooting In Chicago


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The CBS News article accompanying the cropped video did not directly acknowledge that Toledo was armed. Instead, the corporate media organization aired opposing claims from Eric Stillman, the law enforcement officer, who said he shot Toledo because he was “faced with a life-threatening and deadly force situation,” and Toledo’s family attorney, who claimed the gun was not in the teen’s hands when Stillman fired off a shot.

CBS News Edited Police Body Cam Video To Mask Teen Holding A Gun Before He Was Fatally Shot

April 16, 2021 By Jordan Davidson

CBS News deceptively cropped body camera footage that showed a 13-year-old boy holding a gun before he was fatally shot by Chicago police in March.

A law enforcement officer fatally shot Adam Toledo during an encounter in response to gunshots heard on a police scanner. Police said Toledo ignored “verbal directions, fled, used significant force, and was armed with a semiautomatic pistol,” which is why the officer fired.

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One response to “CBS “News” Leaves Out One Small Detail Crops Gun Out Body Cam Video Of Officer Involved Shooting In Chicago

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