Sam DuBose

Sam DuBose was killed in July of 2015.

Ohio prosecutors on Monday dismissed voluntary manslaughter and murder charges against an ex-University of Cincinnati officer who shot and killed unarmed Black motorist Sam DuBose

Ohio prosecutors said Tuesday that they will not seek a retrial for ex-University of Cincinnati police officer Ray Tensing in the fatal shooting of Sam DuBose.

After about 30 hours of deliberations, the jury could not reach a verdict.

Hamilton County Prosecutor Joe Deters told reporters that his office will request a second trial for Ray Tensing in a different county.

When asked by Terina Allen, the sister of Sam Dubose -- a Black man fatally shot by former University of Cincinnati officer Ray Tensing during a traffic stop last year -- about police accountability, Sanders insisted that institutional racism police reform would be priority if he were to become president.

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