Huge protest in Piedmont Park after shootings, hanging death: photos/video from the scene

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A huge crowd of protesters is forming in Piedmont Park following the police-involved shooting deaths of black men in Louisiana and Minnesota and the hanging death of a black man – ruled a suicide but referred to the FBI for further investigation – in Piedmont Park.

Image: @sugar_iced_tee/Instagram

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Protesters marched from the Five Points MARTA station downtown to Piedmont Park to express concern and outrage.

Here is a look at some images and video from the scene:

#Atlanta #piedmontpark #blacklivesmatter

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#blacklivesmatter #whitepeople Know #blacklivesmatter #marchforjustice #atlanta

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Black lives matter

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