Cops Shoot Deaf Man Despite Pleas That ‘He Can’t Hear You’
Article from The Blaze by Sarah Taylor.
Oklahoma City police officers shot and killed Magdiel Sanchez, a 35-year-old deaf man, Tuesday night after he approached them with a metal pipe.
Sanchez, as a result of his disability, didn’t obey officers’ commands, which led to the officers fatally shooting him, according to Oklahoma City Police Capt. Bo Mathews.
Mathews said that witnesses of the incident repeatedly cried, “He can’t hear you!” before officers on the scene fired and killed Sanchez.
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