Officer Who Killed Alton Sterling Is Fired, The One Who Pinned Him Down Is Suspended

Baton Rouge Police Chief Murphy Paul announces the disciplinary decision on the officers who shot Alton Sterling in 2016.

Before firing Officer Blane Salamoni for use of force violations and failure to command his temper, Baton Rouge Police Chief Murphy Paul cautioned, “Unreasonable fear within an officer is dangerous.”

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