Man In Iconic Protest Photo Found Dead At 27

Edward Crawford Jr., the man in the photo where he is throwing a tear gas canister back at police after the Michael Brown death, has been found dead.
The photo became a famous symbolism for the tension between police and protestors, particularly the black community.

TMZ reports that it may have been suicide or accidental as he was found with a self-inflicted gunshot wound. His father does not believe it was suicide.

He leaves four children.

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