OCDA Releases Replica Gun Photo in Fullerton Police Shooting of Teen Girl
The morning after a Fullerton policeman fatally shot Hannah Linn Williams, a 17-year-old girl, on Friday night, Anaheim police announced their homicide detectives recovered a “possible handgun” or an “item appearing to be a handgun” from the 91 freeway where the incident occurred within city limits. They also initially referred to Williams as a “suspect” without specifying any crime. Both phrases sparked criticism in the days that followed for a police shooting only growing in controversy by the day.
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