Police in Oregon Photoshopped Man's Mugshot so Witnesses Would Implicate Him in Robbery

Complex | 8/21/2019 | ByAlex Galbraith
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Today in Hellworld, police are working backwards from witness statements to alter the photos of suspects so that they might be picked out of a lineup.

Police in Portland, Oregon — the whitest big city in the country, in a state that was founded with a constitution that made being black within its borders illegal — digitally altered the photo of a distinctly tattooed 50-year-old black man named Tyrone Allen, in order to try and implicate him in a bank robbery, according to Oregon Live.

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The shocking move came after no bank tellers mentioned prominent tattoos in their description of the robber. Police reportedly altered his mugshot to remove his tattoos and then showed tellers a photo lineup,...
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