New York police officers on Wednesday shot dead a black man who pointed this pipe at them. Photo: Handout 

New York police shoot man dead after mistaking metal pipe for gun

The shooting comes after the police killing of an unarmed black man on March 18 in Sacramento, California, sparked two weeks of protests and calls for police reform

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New York police officers on Wednesday shot dead a black man who pointed this pipe at them. Photo: Handout 
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