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Autopsy Finds L.A. Sheriff’s Deputies Shot Andrés Guardado in the Back 5 Times

HeadlineJul 09, 2020

In Los Angeles, results from an independent autopsy show 18-year-old security guard Andrés Guardado was shot five times in the back by an L.A. County sheriff’s deputy last month, in a police killing that’s sparked mass protests. Guardado’s family commissioned the autopsy after the Sheriff’s Office placed a so-called security hold on the L.A. County coroner’s official report on the June 18 police killing.

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