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Officers investigated over photos at Elijah McClain memorial

CBS News Tuesday, 30 June 2020 ()
Three police officers in Colorado have been put on paid leave after the police chief says they appeared in inappropriate photos taken near a memorial for 23-year-old Elijah McClain. Adriana Diaz reports. 
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News video: Community activists call for firing of officers in alleged ‘disturbing’ photos taken near Elijah McClain memorial

Community activists call for firing of officers in alleged ‘disturbing’ photos taken near Elijah McClain memorial 01:49

Community activists are livid after learning a group of Aurora police officers are under investigation for taking alleged inappropriate pictures, mocking the manner in which Elijah McClain was restrained by police, near his memorial site.

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