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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    In California Sunday, Rodney King was found dead in his swimming pool. King's beating by police in 1991 was caught on videotape and then sparked riots in Los Angeles when police accused of excessive force were acquitted. LINDA WERTHEIMER, HOST: The man who ...
    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
    was found at the bottom of his swimming pool early Sunday and later pronounced dead. He was 47. Please enable Javascript to watch this video The 1992 riots, which were set off by the acquittals of the officers who beat King, lasted three days and left 55 ...
    06/17/2012 - 10:24 am | View Link
  • Rodney King Dies at 47; Police Beating Victim Who Asked ‘Can We All Get Along?’
    King, whose 1991 videotaped beating by the Los Angeles police became a symbol of the nation’s continuing racial tensions and subsequently led to a week of deadly race riots after the officers were acquitted, was found dead Sunday in a swimming pool at ...
    06/17/2012 - 9:03 am | View Link
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