'She Was Crying Out for Help,' Say Parents of Teenage Girl Fatally Shot by Two Police Officers

February 2015
People.com;2/16/2015, pN.PAG
"Our daughter needed help, not violence," Elizabeth Coignard tells PEOPLE about her daughter Kristiana, who was shot and killed by police


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