FBI Starts Civil Rights Probe into Death of Andrew Brown Jr.
The FBI launched a civil rights probe into the death of Andrew Brown Jr., a Black man killed by deputies in North Carolina.
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LIVE: Follow the latest updates involving the shooting death of Andrew Brown Jr. ELIZABETH CITY, N.C. (AP) — The FBI launched a civil rights probe Tuesday into the death of Andrew Brown Jr., a Black man killed by deputies in North Carolina, as his family released an independent autopsy showing he was shot five times, including in the back of the head. North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper called for a special prosecutor while pressure built…