By Atif Dated: July 2, 2023
On June 28, 2023, There was a protest in France against the police who shot and killed a teenager who was driving a car in Paris, the capital of France.
A 17-year-old, who refused to stop when told to do so by traffic police, was shot and killed by police sparking protests and disturbances in the Paris region.
In a video on social media, a police officer can be seen aiming a gun at the car's driver before a gunshot is heard. The vehicle suddenly stops abruptly
Despite the assistance of emergency personnel, the teenager, Nahel, passed away from bullet wounds on the chest.
He was shot by an officer who is now being held on suspicion of homicide and is detained in the police office
Tuesday night in Nanterre, there were a number of rallies in response to the killing. Following the disorder, 31 persons were taken into custody.
Nahel is the second victim of a police gunshot during a traffic stop in France this year. This led to the deaths of a record 13 people last year
According to the French Media, the police first allegedly claimed that the boy deliberately rammed his car into them.
Authorities are said to have launched two investigations, a possible officer-involved homicide and a driver's failure to stop his car in an attempt to hit a police officer.