Demand for public apology over shooting that sparked Brixton riots

The family of a woman paralysed when she was shot by police called for a public apology today. Cherry Groce was accidentally shot in 1985 by officers raiding her home looking for her son. The incident sparked the Brixton riots.

Credit: Press Association

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Demand for apology over shooting that sparked Brixton riots

Cherry Groce was accidentally shot in 1985 by officers raiding her home looking for her son.