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Autopsy: Texas football player fatally shot by police had psychedelic drug in system

Autopsy: Texas football player fatally shot by police had psychedelic drug in system

A black college football player killed by a white police officer likely used a synthetic psychedelic drug and marijuana prior to the deadly confrontation at a Texas car dealership, according to an autopsy report released Wednesday. Christian Taylor was unarmed when Arlington police officer Brad Miller shot him on Aug. 7. Miller has been fired. The report shows there was THC, one of the active components of marijuana, and a synthetic drug that causes hallucinations in his system. The autopsy also showed Taylor was shot four times, in the neck, torso and abdomen. The 6-foot-tall, 19-year-old attended Angelo State University in San Angelo in West Texas, where he was to start his...

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