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Video: Handcuffed Teen Lamon Haslip Shot While in Police Custody

The family of Lamon Haslip, who was recently killed by police, claimed that the unarmed teen was shot after he was handcuffed by a deputy in Moreno Valley, California (video below).

Police are claiming that Haslip was armed when he was shot on Friday, reports NBC Los Angeles.

Haslip, 18, jumped out of a car and ran after police tried to pull the vehicle over. A deputy caught and handcuffed him, but seconds later another deputy claimed that Haslip had a gun and shot him, reports The Press-Enterprise.

The driver of the car could not be found, but was described as a heavy male adult with a shaved head and facial hair wearing dark clothing.

Britney Haynes, who witnessed the incident, told NBC Los Angeles: "He didn’t move, he wasn’t screaming. He was handcuffed.”

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