The Deaths of the Los Angeles Riots

Anthony J. Taylor

Anthony Taylor, a 31-year-old black man, was shot and killed Thursday, April 30, 1992, in Watts. Taylor and Dennis Ray Jackson, 38, both longtime residents of Watts, had been drinking beer in a parking lot adjacent to the Nickerson Gardens housing project when they were caught in a firefight between police and an alleged sniper.

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