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*Yesterday (11-25-15) President Obama took to his Facebook page to comment on the newly released dash-cam video footage detailing the fatal encounter between 17-year-old Laquan McDonald and officer Jason Van Dyke.

In his statement, the president said he was “deeply disturbed” after seeing the video, but also thanked residents of his hometown for remaining calm during this highly sensitive time.

Like many Americans, I was deeply disturbed by the footage of the fatal shooting of 17-year-old Laquan McDonald. This…

Posted by President Obama on Wednesday, November 25, 2015