(L-R at podium) Willie Ratchford, Charlotte-Mecklenburg Community Relations, CMPD Chief Kerr Putney and Charlotte Mayor Jennifer Roberts addressed the press Wednesday morning. After a night of sometimes violent protests following a fatal police shooting Charlotte Mayor Jennifer Roberts, CMPD Chief Kerr Putney and a board range of other city officials stood in support at a morning press conference at the government Center in uptown Charlotte Wednesday.
(L-R at podium) Willie Ratchford, Charlotte-Mecklenburg Community Relations, CMPD Chief Kerr Putney and Charlotte Mayor Jennifer Roberts addressed the press Wednesday morning. After a night of sometimes violent protests following a fatal police shooting Charlotte Mayor Jennifer Roberts, CMPD Chief Kerr Putney and a board range of other city officials stood in support at a morning press conference at the government Center in uptown Charlotte Wednesday. John D. Simmons jsimmons@charlotteobserver.com
(L-R at podium) Willie Ratchford, Charlotte-Mecklenburg Community Relations, CMPD Chief Kerr Putney and Charlotte Mayor Jennifer Roberts addressed the press Wednesday morning. After a night of sometimes violent protests following a fatal police shooting Charlotte Mayor Jennifer Roberts, CMPD Chief Kerr Putney and a board range of other city officials stood in support at a morning press conference at the government Center in uptown Charlotte Wednesday. John D. Simmons jsimmons@charlotteobserver.com

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