Family of man killed by Florida deputy says his death could have been prevented


WPLG—The family of a mentally ill man shot and killed by a Jacksonville sheriff's deputy said authorities should have done more to de-escalate the situation. Police identified the man as 52-year-old Harold Kraai. Family members described Kraai as a gentle giant who suffered from schizophrenia. Family members called deputies Saturday morning after Kraai became distributive and smashed a car window. When a deputy arrived, Kraai was waiting on the porch holding a kitchen knife. Chris Butler, a spokesman...

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