Philly to release bodycam footage and 911 calls in police killing of Walter Wallace Jr.

PHILADELPHIA — City officials announced Wednesday that they would release body-worn camera footage in the police shooting Walter Wallace Jr., the 27-year-old Black man shot last week by two officers in front of his family’s West Philadelphia home.The footage, as well as 911 calls related to the shooting, were expected to be released following an evening news conference with Mayor Jim Kenney, Commissioner Danielle Outlaw, District Attorney Larry Krasner, and other city officials and clergy members.Outlaw at the beginning of the news conference identified the two officers who shot as Thomas Munz…

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