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Cops Turn their backs on Chicago Mayor Amid police shooting

Amid the brutal murder of a Chicago Police officer Officer Ella French, Chicago Police display their disdain for Mayor Lori.

Officers had stopped a vehicle Saturday with two men and a woman inside just after 9 p.m., when a male passenger opened fire, Chicago Police Superintendent David Brown said Sunday. Officers returned fire, striking the passenger who appeared to fire at them, Brown said.

An underlying and disdain for management within the Chicago Police Department and City Officials was put on display for the world to see when the Chicago Mayor, Lori Lightfood entered the hospital where the falls officer was being treated.

The officers were waiting inside at the University of Chicago Medical Center when the mayor approached them and they turned their backs on her, sources said.

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