Rodney King Found Dead In Swimming Pool

Rodney King, the man whose videotaped beating by Los Angeles police officers in 1991 sparked some of the deadliest race riots in U.S. history, was found dead on Sunday. He was 47.

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  • Rodney King Dies In Swimming Pool At Age 47
    In California Sunday, Rodney King was found dead in his swimming pool. King's beating by police in 1991 ... Authorities do not suspect foul play. NPR's Karen Grigsby Bates spent time with King earlier this year, and has this remembrance.
    06/17/2012 - 11:52 pm | View Link
  • Rodney King Found Dead in Swimming Pool
    LOS ANGELES (CNN) — Rodney King, whose beating by Los Angeles police in 1991 was caught on camera and sparked riots after the acquittal of the four officers involved, was found dead in his swimming pool Sunday, authorities and his fiancee said.
    06/17/2012 - 10:56 pm | View Link
  • Rodney King found dead in swimming pool
    King was found dead at the bottom of a swimming pool at his home in the suburb of Rialto, 50 miles east of Los Angeles. His fiancée Cynthia Kelley discovered him and called emergency services at 5.25am on Sunday morning. Paramedics attempted to revive him ...
    06/17/2012 - 6:55 pm | View Link
  • Rodney King found dead in swimming pool
    Rodney King, the black motorist whose 1991 videotaped beating by Los Angeles police officers became the touchstone for one of the most destructive race riots in the nation’s history, was found at the bottom of his swimming pool early Sunday and later ...
    06/17/2012 - 10:24 am | View Link
  • Rodney King, 47, Found Dead In Swimming Pool
    Rodney King Dead – Rodney King, 47, the man whose beatings caught on videotape sparked the Los Angeles riots 20 years ago, was found at the bottom of his swimming pool by his fiance early this morning. His fiancee Cynthia Kelly called police, but ...
    06/17/2012 - 7:12 am | View Link
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