cop who said he'd shoot any protesters who came to his door has been charged with manslaughter after shooting another cop who knocked on his door

buzzfeednews.com/article/steph

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this is the funniest shit i've read all week

@_ I feel bad for laughing because a man is dead but honestly get rekt pigs

@pizza don't feel bad. just remember cops wouldn't feel bad about you

@pizza @_

ya simply have to laugh. this has "what are you gonna do, stab me?" levels of comedy.

@_ finally something good comes out of trigger-happy cop paranoia

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“Accidental discharge”...why are cops so fucking bad at gun safety??

@AudreyJune that's just his sloppy cover story. his gun was pressed against the door and angled to hit the guy who was standing off to the side. he clearly just fired without identifying, just as he had previously stated he planned to do

@_ oh wow, if the gun was against the door...that story really falls apart

@AudreyJune @_ well, maybe he was just cleaning his gun and *accidentally* shot the door and it just so happened what some other cop was next to it and it was just a coincidence that they died in a way he described he would kill someone else /s

@AudreyJune @_ the sad thing is that he will probably get away with a similar story

@_ @AudreyJune If there's one thing cops know, it's that you can get away with your lies easiest if you kill the only person who can tell a different story.

@lawremipsum @_

It’s funny though how that works out better for cops than anyone else.

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