US police chief resigns amid uproar over fatal shooting of Australian

US police chief resigns amid uproar over fatal shooting of AustralianA US police chief resigned Friday amid an uproar over the death of an unarmed Australian woman who had called to report a possible sexual assault and was shot by a responding officer. Minneapolis police chief Janee Harteau had faced criticism over her handling of the killing of Justine Damond last Saturday night, which ignited an international outcry. The Midwestern city’s mayor Betsy Hodges said she asked for the chief’s resignation Friday and Harteau tendered it.



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