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Baltimore police release body camera footage from Friday's police shooting

Baltimore police release body camera footage from Friday's police shooting

The Baltimore police this afternoon released body camera footage from Friday morning's shooting at Greenmount Avenue and 33rd Street where police officers Gary Brown and Supreme Jones shot a man who was armed with two knives.

"With transparency comes responsibility," Commissioner Kevin Davis said. "I want to meet our transparency commitment to the community," noting that transparency has already "improved police-community relationships."

The situation began on Friday, Nov. 25, around 9:30 a.m. and there were ultimately five officers on the scene, with two of the officers wearing body-worn cameras. The excerpted footage shows the moments...

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