Police fatally shot Stephen Willis, 23, outside his apartment at the Stoney Brook complex at Balch and Winery avenues in southeast Fresno on March 28, 2009. The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit on Wednesday, March 1, 2017, rejected the city of Fresno’s contention that the shooting was justified.
Police fatally shot Stephen Willis, 23, outside his apartment at the Stoney Brook complex at Balch and Winery avenues in southeast Fresno on March 28, 2009. The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit on Wednesday, March 1, 2017, rejected the city of Fresno’s contention that the shooting was justified. HDO Special to The Bee
Police fatally shot Stephen Willis, 23, outside his apartment at the Stoney Brook complex at Balch and Winery avenues in southeast Fresno on March 28, 2009. The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit on Wednesday, March 1, 2017, rejected the city of Fresno’s contention that the shooting was justified. HDO Special to The Bee

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