Body-camera video of Walter Wallace Jr. killing in Philly to be released Wednesday

Philadelphia authorities will release body-camera video of Walter Wallace Jr.’s killing by police on Wednesday.The city’s mayor, police commissioner and district attorney announced the decision Friday afternoon, alongside Wallace’s family. They said the delay would “provide enough time to calm tensions.”The footage will come out the day after Election Day.Bystander video of two police officers fatally shooting Wallace, a 27-year-old Black man, while he is holding a knife has been public since his death Monday. Wallace’s family has seen the body-cam video as well.The shooting led to a week of p…

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