FROM Greg Yee
Friends, Family Raise Questions about LB Police Shooting Feras Morad was a 20 year old, nationally ranked college debater from Woodland Hills. Long Beach police say he jumped through a second story window, reportedly influenced by drugs, and turned aggressive when an officer tried to help him. Finally, the officer shot him dead. Now, social media campaigns have been launched — in Morad’s memory and on behalf of his family. Greg Yee reports for the Long Beach Press Telegram .
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