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Family of Madeline Miller ‘devastated’ by her death in police shooting

A group of protesters filled the sidewalk outside Flossmoor Village Hall for a second time before the board meeting Monday, Aug. 1, calling for police accountability in the shooting death of Madeline Miller.

Some of Miller’s 10 siblings also attended the protest that later continued into the Flossmoor Board of Trustees meeting. They were visibly emotional as they gathered to represent their family and speak to the group of supporters and media gathered outside.

Miller’s brother Lewis Spells said Flossmoor police officers treated his sister “like a dog, an animal” when they shot . . .

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