Family Of Australian Woman Killed By Minneapolis Police Seeks Justice

BCA finishes Ruszczyk probe, sends case to Hennepin Co. attorney

BCA finishes Ruszczyk probe, sends case to Hennepin Co. attorney

The release said neither Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman, nor the county attorney's office, would have any further comment at this time.

The case of a Minneapolis police officer who shot and killed an Australian woman in July has been handed to prosecutors for possible charges, investigators and prosecutors announced Tuesday.

A search warrant filed publicly earlier this month showed an investigator with the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension was seeking Noor's background records, including pre-employment psychological exams.

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Damond was shot by Officer Mohamed Noor of the Minneapolis Police Department, who responded to a 911 call placed by the Fulton neighborhood resident reporting a possible assault.

There was no video of the shooting, even though Noor and his partner were both wearing body cameras.

Freeman has said his office will not empanel a grand jury to determine whether the officer who shot and killed Damond should be charged with a crime.

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In this May 2016 image provided by the City of Minneapolis, police officer Mohamed Noor poses for a photo at a community event welcoming him to the Minneapolis police force.

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Mr Freeman had previously told News Corp Australia that Noor could face a murder charge.

In another high-profile police shooting, Freeman decided that no charges would be filed against two officers involved in the November 2015 death of Jamar Clark.

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"The BCA has concluded its investigation, but the wait continues for Justine's family and me", he said. He says the family hopes that Freeman will "act swiftly to review the findings and determine charges".

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