Video released of cop shooting teen in Chicago

Jason Van Dyke
Chicago police officer Jason Van Dyke, accused of fatally shooting a black teenager, arrives at the Leighton Criminal Courthouse in Chicago on Tuesday, Nov. 24, 2015. Van Dyke was charged with first degree murder in the killing of 17-year-old Laquan McDonald. (Antonio Perez/Chicago Tribune via AP)MANDATORY CREDIT, CHICAGO SUN-TIMES OUT, DAILY HERALD OUT, NORTHWEST HERALD OUT, DAILY CHRONICLE OUT, THE HERALD-NEWS OUT, THE TIMES OF NORTHWEST INDIANA OUT, TV OUT, MAGS OUT, NO SALES

CHICAGO (NEWS10) – Video has been released by the Chicago Police Department purportedly showing one of their officers shooting a teen.

The police officer, Jason Van Dyke is charged with murder after police say he shot 17-year-old Laquan McDonalds 16 times — killing him.

After the video was released protestors blocked off traffic in the city.

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