By: Alyssa Wilson
The City of Columbus, Ohio has agreed to pay a $10 million settlement to the family of Andre Hill. The 47-year-old Black man was shot and killed by former Columbus police officer Adam Coy in December.
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Coy was fired from the police department, and pleaded not guilty to murder charges. He was accused of incompetence and “gross neglect of duty.”
The settlement is the largest of its kind in the city’s history, the Chicago Tribune reported. RELATED: Protesters call for justice in police killing of Andre Hill
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