Hundreds in Philadelphia protest police abuse in wake of Black man's killing

PHILADELPHIA — After an evening of peaceful protests in the wake of the killing of Walter Wallace Jr., tensions flared between police and demonstrators Tuesday evening. Scattered looting was seen in several areas of the city, prompting police to request that residents of West and North Philadelphia and other areas remain indoors.Wallace, a Black man, was killed Monday after two police officers shot him. He was walking around a residential street and carrying a knife. Family members said Wallace, 27, was suffering from a profound mental health crisis.Police and demonstrators skirmished at the i…

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