CMPD officers move up Old Concord Road in Charlotte, NC on Tuesday night past a vandalized department vehicle. A protest began on Old Concord Road at Bonnie Lane, where a CMPD officer fatally shot a man in the parking lot of The Village at College Downs apartment complex earlier Tuesday.The man who died was identified late Tuesday as Keith Scott, 43 and the officer who fired the fatal shot was CMPD Officer Brentley Vinson.
CMPD officers move up Old Concord Road in Charlotte, NC on Tuesday night past a vandalized department vehicle. A protest began on Old Concord Road at Bonnie Lane, where a CMPD officer fatally shot a man in the parking lot of The Village at College Downs apartment complex earlier Tuesday.The man who died was identified late Tuesday as Keith Scott, 43 and the officer who fired the fatal shot was CMPD Officer Brentley Vinson. Jeff Siner jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
CMPD officers move up Old Concord Road in Charlotte, NC on Tuesday night past a vandalized department vehicle. A protest began on Old Concord Road at Bonnie Lane, where a CMPD officer fatally shot a man in the parking lot of The Village at College Downs apartment complex earlier Tuesday.The man who died was identified late Tuesday as Keith Scott, 43 and the officer who fired the fatal shot was CMPD Officer Brentley Vinson. Jeff Siner jsiner@charlotteobserver.com

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