[WATCH] After KC Police Shot and Paralyzed a Man, His $4.8M Settlement Remained Secret for Years

“However, the police had information that the alleged victim was lying yet went on the wild goose chase for the dangerous black man anyway.”

Smith said Lora did not commit a carjacking and had no gun. Police have no record of finding a gun at the scene of the shooting.

According to police reports, the incident that led to the shooting began about 1:45 a.m. on Nov. 18, 2013, when a 36-year-old man called police from a convenience store at Independence and Highland avenues to report that he had been carjacked at gunpoint.

The man told police he had been driving along Independence Avenue when a woman flagged him down and said she needed a ride because she was about to get “jumped.”

For the full story visit: http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/crime/article172167802.html

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Filming Cops was started in 2010 as a conglomerative blogging service documenting police abuse. The aim isn’t to demonize the natural concept of security provision as such, but to highlight specific cases of State-monopolized police brutality that are otherwise ignored by traditional media outlets.

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