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    The aunt of a black man shot dead by police in Minneapolis has spoken movingly to ITV News about the pain of losing her nephew.

    Daunte Wright, 20, was killed during a traffic stop on April 11 – nearly a year after George Floyd was killed in the same city.

    The officer who shot Mr Wright, Kimberly Ann Potter, said she believed she was using a Taser instead of a gun and has since been removed from the Minneapolis police force. She has been charged with second-degree manslaughter.

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