The Rev. Al Sharpton wants the NYPD to publish "all the material" that leads to the death of Sahide Vassell, who was shot dead by police in Brooklyn on Wednesday.
"The video we do not see is what the police did, when did you arrive, when did you get out of the car, what did you do, what did you say?" Sharpton said Sunday in front of Vassell's house in Crown Heights, when Eric and Lorna Vassell, Saheid's parents, listened and sometimes nodded their agreement.
"We have not seen a video of what they are saying, we have seen to the point of engagement, how can we know that?" Sharpton added:
Police shot Vassell on Utica Ave. on Montgomery Street, pointing at her with an iron pipe and holding her as if it were a weapon.
The officers responded to 911 calls that reported someone put a gun in the faces of people. "None of them said shots were fired, whatever happened to Tasers, what happened to the restraint, what's the policy?" Sharpton said.
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