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Demonstrators protest Tuesday's fatal police shooting of Keith Lamont Scott in Charlotte, N.C. on Wednesday, Sept. 21, 2016. Authorities tried to quell public anger and correct what they characterized as false information Wednesday after a night of looting and arson added Charlotte to the list of U.S. cities that have erupted in violence over the death of a black man at the hands of police.With officials refusing to release any video of the shooting of 43-year-old Keith Lamont Scott, two starkly different versions emerged: Police say Scott disregarded repeated demands to drop his gun, while neighborhood residents say he was holding a book, not a weapon, as he waited for his son to get off the school bus. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)

Here's what we know about North Carolina's police-involved shooting investigation so far


Here's what we know about North Carolina's police-involved shooting investigation so far


No 'absolute evidence for pointing of gun'

The Charlotte Police Department on Thursday said it plans to do a "full and thorough investigation" following the shooting death of Keith Lamont Scott, a black man and father of eight.

Police department officials say they do not plan to publically release dash cam video showing Scott's death. Police Chief Kerr Putney said the video is not "absolute evidence" Scott pointed a gun at police.

Here is what we know:

  • Police are investigating the shooting of a protester Wednesday night.
  • Scott's family has requested to see the video of the deadly incident.
  • Police chief Putney says he does not believe they've caught all criminal suspects in Wednesday night's looting.

Charlotte protests aftermath by the numbers:

  • One person in critical condition after protests
  • 44 arrests were made Wednesday night
  • 9 civilians injured
  • 4 officers injured
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