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Protesters Flood Sacramento After Police Shooting of Unarmed Man

Protesters decrying the fatal police shooting of 22-year-old Stephon Clark swarmed Sacramento's streets, council meetings and stadiums, forming a human chain to block fans from attending a professional basketball game at the Golden 1 Center. They also gathered at Sacramento City Hall and flooded Interstate 5. Clark, a black man, was unarmed when he was fatally shot Sunday by police, who feared he had a gun. However, investigators found only a cellphone.

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Protesters stand outside of council chambers during a special city council meeting at Sacramento City Hall on March 27, 2018, in Sacramento, California.
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Protesters hold signs against the window as Stevante Clark, brother of Stephon Clark, disrupts a special city council meeting at Sacramento City Hall on March 27, 2018, in Sacramento, California. Hundreds packed a special city council at Sacramento City Hall to address concerns over the shooting death of Stephon Clark by Sacramento police.
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Stevante Clark, brother of Stephon Clark, disrupts a special city council meeting at Sacramento City Hall on March 27, 2018, in Sacramento, California.
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Attendees hold signs during a special city council meeting at Sacramento City Hall on March 27, 2018, in Sacramento, California. Hundreds packed a special city council at Sacramento City Hall to address concerns over the shooting death of Stephon Clark by Sacramento police.
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Sacramento police officers in riot gear block the entrance to a city council meeting at Sacramento City Hall on March 27, 2018, in Sacramento, California. Hundreds packed a special city council at Sacramento City Hall to address concerns over the shooting death of Stephon Clark by Sacramento police.
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A Black Lives Matter protester fights with a man trying to enter the Golden 1 Center to see the Sacramento Kings play on March 27, 2018, in Sacramento, California. Black Lives Matter protesters took to the streets as hundreds packed a special city council at Sacramento City Hall to address concerns over the shooting death of Stephon Clark by Sacramento police.
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A Black Lives Matter protester confronts a man trying to enter the Golden 1 Center to see the Sacramento Kings play on March 27, 2018, in Sacramento, California. Black Lives Matter protesters took to the streets as hundreds packed a special city council at Sacramento City Hall to address concerns over the shooting death of Stephon Clark by Sacramento police.
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Black Live Matter protesters hold their fists in the air as they block the entrance to the Golden 1 Center during a demonstration on March 22, 2018 in Sacramento, California. Hundreds of protesters staged a demonstration against the Sacramento police department after two officers shot and killed Stephon Clark, an unarmed black man, in the backyard of his grandmother's house following a foot pursuit on Sunday evening.
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Black Lives Matter protesters chant as they block the entrance to the Golden 1 Center during a demonstration on March 22, 2018, in Sacramento, California. Hundreds of protesters staged a demonstration against the Sacramento police department after two officers shot and killed Stephon Clark, an unarmed black man, in the backyard of his grandmother's house following a foot pursuit on Sunday evening.
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Black Lives Matter protesters chant as they block the entrance to the Golden 1 Center during a demonstration on March 22, 2018, in Sacramento, California.
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A young girl wears a shirt with an image of Stephon Clark during a Black Lives Matter demonstration inside Sacramento City Hall on March 22, 2018 in Sacramento, California.
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Andre Young, who says he is a cousin of shooting victim Stephon Alonzo Clark, holds his head in his hands during a demonstration, Thursday, March 22, 2018, over the shooting death of Clark by Sacramento Police, in Sacramento, Calif.
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Many seats of the Golden 1 Center sit empty for the Sacramento Kings' NBA basketball game against the Atlanta Hawks, after protesters blocked the entrance to the Golden 1 Center, Thursday, March 22, 2018, in Sacramento.
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Sacramento Kings owner and chairman Vivek Ranadive, center, joined by players, coaches and management, expresses their "deepest sympathies" to the family of Stephon Clark, after the team's NBA basketball game against the Atlanta Hawks, Thursday, March 22, 2018, in Sacramento, Calif.
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Protesters block fans from entering the Golden 1 Center in Sacramento for a Sacramento Kings basketball game, on March 22, 2018.
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Protesters block fans from entering the Golden 1 Center in Sacramento for a Sacramento Kings basketball game, on March 22, 2018.
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Protesters block fans from entering the Golden 1 Center in Sacramento for a Sacramento Kings basketball game, on March 22, 2018.
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A man stands on the 24 Hour Fitness building near the Golden 1 Center in Sacramento, on March 22, 2018.
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Children walk hand-in-hand as demonstrators protest the fatal shooting Sunday of an unarmed black man in Sacramento, Calif., Thursday, March 22, 2018.
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A young girl holds a Black Lives Matter sign in front of Sacramento police officers on horseback during a demonstration on March 22, 2018, in Sacramento, California.
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A Black Lives Matter protester jumps a California Highway Patrol car on Interstate 5 during a demonstration on March 22, 2018, in Sacramento, California.
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Protesters hold signs in Sacramento, on March 22, 2018.
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Protesters surround a police car in Sacramento, on March 22, 2018.
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Two Sacramento police officers stand watch in Caesar Chavez Plaza near Sacramento City Hall, on March 22, 2018.
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Black Lives Matter protesters block Interstate 5 during a demonstration on March 22, 2018, in Sacramento, California.
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Protesters walk down I-5 in Sacramento, on March 22, 2018.
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Protesters walk down I-5 in Sacramento, on March 22, 2018.
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Protesters walk down I-5 in Sacramento, on March 22, 2018.
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