Philando Castile’s girlfriend testifies: I streamed shooting for fear I would die

At trial of Jeronimo Yanez, police officer charged with manslaughter in Minnesota motorist death, Diamond Reynolds says she wanted to expose truth

The girlfriend of a black motorist shot to death by a police officer during a traffic stop in Minnesota has said she began streaming the event on Facebook because she feared for her own life.

Diamond Reynolds was testifying at the trial of Jeronimo Yanez, a police officer who is charged with manslaughter in the July death of 32-year-old Philando Castile in a St Paul suburb.

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