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Rappers demand justice after black youth, 15, severely injured during arrest

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A 15-year-old boy was left with severe facial injuries and bruising to the brain during his arrest by London's Metropolitan Police. The Independent Police Complaints Commission is investigating following outcry on social media.
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Teen Driver Fleeing Officers Kills 3-Year-Old on Sidewalk, Police Say

Teen Driver Fleeing Officers Kills 3-Year-Old on Sidewalk, Police Say

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Authorities say a teenage driver fleeing police in Connecticut has crashed his car at an intersection, killing a 3-year-old and injuring three other people on the sidewalk.
State police say Waterbury officers in an unmarked car tried to stop 18-year-old Zekhi Lee Tuesday afternoon. They say he fled from the officers and eventually crashed into another car at an intersection.
Authorities say Lee's car hit four pedestrians on the sidewalk. A 3-year-old was killed and the other pedestrians were taken to area hospitals with injuries that are believed to be life-threatening. The driver of the...
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Westwood mourns little boy, 6

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Hundreds of mourners gathered last night to remember a 6-year-old boy described as the “brightest star” who was hit and killed following a car crash Sunday in which his dad was also injured. About 300 people attended the candlelight vigil for Eddie Thomson - identified by school authorities and family friends - who was a first-grader at William E. Sheehan Elementary School.
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Dash cam video: High-speed chase that ended with 12-year-old arrested, 7 injured

Dash cam video: High-speed chase that ended with 12-year-old arrested, 7 injured

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Five suspects between the ages of 12 and 17 were taken into custody on Nov. 15 following a police chase and crash that injured seven people.
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