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Charlotte Standoff: Livestreams demonstrate increasing popularity of social media video content

Saing Chhoeun was locked out of his Charlotte, North Carolina home during a deadly standoff between officials and a man wanted for possession of a firearm. Five people were killed, including four officers, in this incident. Bystanders, equipped with smartphones, often choose to livestream such events rather than seeking cover. Experts suggest that recording on phones has become a new responsibility for bystanders. This form of documenting events can provide a unique perspective and keep the community informed. While there are potential risks involved, multiple views can help create a more accurate understanding of the situation.


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