Seattle Police Officer Resigns Over Shooting

Seattle police Officer Ian Birk -- whose fatal shooting of a Native American woodcarver last summer was ruled unjustified -- has resigned.

“I hope that I see every single person who’s been following this, who’s been outraged -- everybody who’s seen that video who was disgusted -- to be visible,” said Stop Police Brutality activist Emma Kaplan.

NAACP Seattle President James Bible, who has been vocal with his opinions about this controversy, said the decision will have a negative ripple effect in Seattle police officers' relations with minorities.

A rally at Westlake Park in Seattle was scheduled for Wednesday from 6-9 p.m. A Facebook page for the rally said more than 120 people are attending.

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