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TIMELINE: How the Keith Scott protests started, spread and city reaction

CHARLOTTE, NC (Mark Price/The Charlotte Observer) -

Charlotte faced aftermath of protests and unrest after a Charlotte-Mecklenburg police officer fatally shot a man in University City on Tuesday.

Hours after Keith Lamont Scott, 43, was shot, a large crowd gathered near the scene in protest, sparking clashes with police and tear gas being deployed.

It happened around 4 p.m. at The Village at College Downs apartment complex on the 9600 block of Old Concord Road. 

Following is a timeline of events that lead to Charlotte’s violent overnight protests. 

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