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Member of Nevada Cop Block removed from media briefing

Posted at 1:24 PM, Jan 30, 2019
and last updated 2019-01-30 16:24:00-05

LAS VEGAS (KTNV) — A member of a group called Nevada Cop Block was removed from a press briefing by the Las Vegas police department Wednesday morning.

It happened immediately before the briefing for a shooting involving police on Jan. 27.

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Nevada Cop Block's mission according to their website is to keep police accountable.

However, press briefings are only to "bonafide" media, according to the police department.

Another person of the group was also cited by police.