Andrew Brown Jr. Shooting under investigation. On April 21, 2021, Andrew Brown Jr., a 42-year-old black American, was killed by a gunshot to the back of the head by the police in Elizabeth City, North Carolina, United States. The shooting occurred while deputies were serving drug-related search and arrest warrants at the Brown residence.
District Attorney Andrew Womble said that the deputies who fatally shot Andrew Brown Jr. last month were justified in using deadly force, saying Brown "recklessly" drove at the officers on scene.
Bodycam video will not be released for now in Andrew Brown Jr. fatal shooting; family allowed to see more footage, judge rules Ryan W. Miller, Rachel Berry and Dean-Paul Stephens, USA TODAY 4/28/2021
BODYCAM showing the shooting of Andrew Brown Jr has been released and reveals he "drove at an officer" before being killed - as cops branded the death "justified". Brown, 42, died with a bag of "off white rock-like substance" in his mouth - which cops believe was crystal meth.
Judge blocks immediate public release of bodycam video in Andrew Brown Jr. shooting, allows family access By Erin Donaghue Updated on: April 28, 2021 / 7:15 PM / CBS News
At Andrew Brown Jr's funeral on Monday, people called for the release of further bodycam footage of the shooting that ultimately resulted in the 42-year-old's death.
Prosecutors in North Carolina said sheriff's deputies involved in last month's deadly shooting of a Black man were justified and would not face charges. Dist...