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GALLERY: The Week in Antwon Rose Protests

A man pleads with police to help his community at a Thursday night protest that stopped traffic on I-376.  (Photo by Anna Bongardino | Visual Editor)

By TPN Staff

June 26, 2018

June 21, 2018  Early Afternoon—Protesters gathered outside the Allegheny County Courthouse in the second major protest against police brutality after Antwon Rose Jr's death on June 19, 2018. Rose Jr and two others were in a car suspected of involvement in a drive-by shooting Tuesday evening. Rose Jr...

Unarmed 17-year-old fatally shot by East Pittsburgh police

Protesters gathered outside the Allegheny County Courthouse in June to protest Antwon Rose's death. (TPN File Photo)

By The Pitt News Staff

June 21, 2018

A police officer from the East Pittsburgh Police Department shot and killed Antwon Rose, a 17-year-old Woodland Hills High School student, the night of Tuesday, June 19. Rose was unarmed at the time he was shot. East Pittsburgh is located near the Monongahela River to the southeast of Pitt...

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