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Department of Justice
U.S. Attorney’s Office
Eastern District of California

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Tuesday, March 5, 2019

Statement Following the Completion of State and Local Investigations

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — U.S. Attorney McGregor W. Scott and Special Agent in Charge Sean Ragan of the FBI’s Sacramento Field Office today issued the following statement:

 “Now that both state and local authorities have completed their investigations into the shooting of Stephon Clark, the U.S. Attorney’s Office and the FBI, in conjunction with the Civil Rights Division of the U.S. Department of Justice, will examine whether the shooting involved violations of Mr. Clark’s federal civil rights.  That examination will involve a review of the substance and results of the state and local investigations, and any additional investigative steps, if warranted.”

Topic(s): 
Civil Rights
Updated March 5, 2019