Updated 8:44 AM EDT, Wed, Aug 18, 2021

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Injuries to Major Vessels, Intestines, & Pelvis Cause of Death of Toy Gun-Toting 12-Year-Old Shot by Cops

Twelve-year-old Tamir Rice died of a gunshot wound on his torso, the Cuyahoga County Medical Examiner's Office disclosed in a report released on Monday.

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Toy Gun-toting 12-Year-Old Boy Critical after Being Shot by Cops

A 911 caller reported that a male youth was brandishing a BB gun while playing outside a fun center in Cleveland on Saturday afternoon but acknowledged it could be a fake or toy gun only. However, despite the advanced warning, the two Cleveland cops who responded to the call fired two shots. One hit the boy in the stomach and the boy is now fighting for his life.

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