Mayor Jennifer Roberts and CMPD Chief Kerr Putney addressed questions about the investigation of a fatal shooting by a CMPD officer. Roberts upset many City Council members when she said the city needed to be more transparent about the shooting.
Mayor Jennifer Roberts and CMPD Chief Kerr Putney addressed questions about the investigation of a fatal shooting by a CMPD officer. Roberts upset many City Council members when she said the city needed to be more transparent about the shooting. John D. Simmons jsimmons@charlotteobserver.com
Mayor Jennifer Roberts and CMPD Chief Kerr Putney addressed questions about the investigation of a fatal shooting by a CMPD officer. Roberts upset many City Council members when she said the city needed to be more transparent about the shooting. John D. Simmons jsimmons@charlotteobserver.com

City asks: Does Mayor Jennifer Roberts speak for the city or just for herself?

October 17, 2016 06:25 PM

UPDATED October 17, 2016 08:26 PM

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