He can be heard telling them, I cant breathe. I have my ID right here. My name is Elijah McClain. Thats my house. I was just going home. Im an introvert. Im just different. Thats all. Im so sorry. I have no gun. I dont do that stuff. I dont do any fighting. Why are you attacking me? I dont even kill flies! I dont eat meat! But I dont judge people, I dont judge people who do eat meat. Forgive me. All I was trying to do was become better. I will do it. I will do anything. Sacrifice my identity, Ill do it. You all are phenomenal. You are beautiful and I love you. Try to forgive me. Im a mood Gemini. Im sorry. Im so sorry. Ow, that really hurt. You are all very strong. Teamwork makes the dream work. Oh, Im sorry I wasnt trying to do that. I just cant breathe correctly.
The autopsy results were inconclusive. A petition has been launched calling for District Attorney, Dave Young, to resign after he continues to defend his decision not to bring charges against the police officers. The investigation was recently reopened after millions signed a petition and thousands protested in Colorado.
During one tribute, Aurora police were accused of pepper spraying the peaceful protestors.
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