Police union appeals against firing of officer who shot dead Tamir Rice

No sense, shame, or sanity.


Timothy Loehmann cleared in 2014 shooting but fired in 2017 for failing to disclose he had been forced out by another department

A police union says it has appealed against the firing of a white Cleveland officer who shot dead Tamir Rice, a 12-year-old black boy who was playing with a pellet gun.

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