Amir Brooks (9436)



8/4/2014: Riding a dirt bike illegally on the street, Brooks was chased by a county officer, struck a tree, and died of the subsequent injuries. Brooks was an unarmed minor and his only crime was the moving violation. The officer claimed the chase was necessary because the bike might have been related to a recent armed robbery. http://www.washingtonpost.com/local/crime/teen-dies-of-injuries-from-dirt-bike-crash-in-dc-was-pursued-by-pr-georges-police/2014/08/06/6c706c9e-1d79-11e4-ab7b-696c295ddfd1_story.html

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