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CAIR-Minnesota to Seek Video of Police-Involved Shooting in Eagan, Urge Probe of Incident

(MINNEAPOLIS, MN, 7/7/19) – On Monday, July 8, the Minnesota chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-MN) will hold a news conference in Minneapolis with the family of Isak Abdirahman Aden of Columbia Heights who was killed by police on July 2nd in Egan.

At the news conference, CAIR-MN will call for release of any police video taken during the incident and will urge law enforcement authorities to undertake a thorough investigation of the shooting.

SEE: Stand-Off in Eagan Ends with Police Fatally Shooting Isak Aden, 23

WHAT: CAIR-MN News Conference in Minneapolis with Family of Isak Abdirahman Aden

WHEN: Monday, July 8, 11:30 a.m.

WHERE: CAIR- MN Office, 2511 East Franklin Avenue, Minneapolis, MN 55406

CONTACT: CAIR-MN Executive Director Jaylani Hussein, 612-206-3360,

CAIR is America’s largest Muslim civil liberties and advocacy organization. Its mission is to enhance understanding of Islam, protect civil rights, promote justice, and empower American Muslims.


CONTACT: CAIR-MN Executive Director Jaylani Hussein, 612-406-0070,; CAIR National Communications Director Ibrahim Hooper, 202-488-8787,

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