Trial opens for Minnesota officer in black motorist's death

Trial opens for Minnesota officer in black motorist's deathJury selection began on Tuesday in the trial of a Minnesota police officer charged with fatally shooting a black motorist, an incident that sparked outrage after the driver’s girlfriend broadcast the aftermath widely on social media. Jeronimo Yanez is facing second-degree manslaughter charges for the shooting death of Philando Castile, 32, who was killed in July 2016 in the St. Paul suburb of Falcon Heights during a traffic stop.



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