Oklahoma cops shoot, kill deaf man despite pleas from neighbors

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A deaf man was fatally shot by Oklahoma City police, even after cries from numerous neighbors who told the officer’s about the man’s disability.

An officer responding to a hit-and-run call pulled up at the house where Madgiel Sanchez, 35, was outside on his porch, according to the New York Times. The officer called for backup, pulled out his stun gun and ordered Sanchez to drop a two-foot pipe that he had in his hand.

Sanchez, who is deaf, could not hear the...

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