Death of Street Performer Shot by Police Unleashes Fury in Chile

The incident took place in the town of Panguipulli after a juggler refused to cooperate with a police search by two uniformed men.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - (AFP) Hundreds protested and a public building was burned down in a southern Chilean town Friday, February 5th, in reaction to the fatal police shooting of a street artist.

The incident took place in Panguipulli after the juggler refused to cooperate with a police search by two uniformed men. The check resulted in a dispute that ended with one of the agents firing at the street artist, according to a video widely circulated by local channels and on social media.

"We regret the loss of this young juggler. I hope that justice is done," Ricardo Valdivia . . .

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