Daunte Wright’s Mom Says Minnesota Cops Killed Her Son After Stopping Him on an Air-Freshener Violation

Daunte Wright, 20, who is Black, was shot dead by cops outside Minneapolis during a traffic stop, triggering unrest across the city already on edge over Derek Chauvin’s trial.

Police in the Minneapolis suburb of Brooklyn Center fatally shot the Black 20-year-old man during a traffic stop on Sunday afternoon, setting off a string of violent protests amid tensions over the Derek Chauvin murder trial.

The victim’s mother spent much of Sunday afternoon at the scene of the fatal shooting, pleading with officers to remove the body of her son, Daunte Wright, from the pavement.

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