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Undercover deputies who fatally shot a Black man in Minneapolis won't be identified

Authorities said the officers involved in the fatal shooting of Winston Smith Jr. won't be identified after days of protests demanding transparency.       [Author: USA TODAY]
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A Black man was fatally shot by deputies in Minneapolis. Authorities say there's no bodycam video. Activists call it 'reckless.'

Protests continue over the death of Winston Smith Jr. Activists say the U.S. Marshals body camera policy is "an intentional lack of transparency."       [Author: USA TODAY]
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Ramsey County sheriff pulls out of task force over body-cam dispute

Sheriff Bob Fletcher is pulling his agency from a task force whose members shot and killed Winston Smith Jr., saying they were forbidden to use body cameras and the U.S. Marshals Service "has been misleading" in public comments suggesting otherwise.
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'I will protect my brother's name': Family of Minneapolis man killed by deputies demand accountability

While authorities did not immediately release the man's name, family and friends identified him as Winston Smith Jr., a 32-year-old father of three.       [Author: USA TODAY]
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'I will protect my brother's name': Family of Minneapolis man killed by police demand accountability

While authorities did not immediately release the man's name, family and friends identified him as Winston Smith Jr., a 32-year-old father of three.       [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Minneapolis, Usa Today, Winston Smith Jr