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Rodney King was found dead on father's day in the wake of the a.m. by his fiancee at the bottom of their pool. Just in case your wondering whoÂ Rodney King is, he is the black man that wasthe center of the L.A. riots in 1991.Â King was nearly beaten to death by severalÂ officers. The situation heightened when thevideo tape surfaced of theÂ officersÂ repeatedly assaulting an unresponsiveÂ King. When theÂ courts overturned a not guiltyverdict, a riot uprooted inÂ Los Angeles.Â Rodney King will be best remember for his Â quote, "Can We All Just Get Along". Wow, myÂ condolences are with the family of the lateÂ RodneyKing. Here is the story asÂ TMZ reported it.
Rodney King -- the man who was atÂ the centerÂ of the infamousLos AngelesÂ riots -- was found dead this morning in Rialito, CA. He was 47.
According to our sources,Â King's fiancÃ©e found him dead at the bottom of a pool.
Law enforcement sources tell TMZ they responded to a call at 5:25 AM PT. We're told they physically removedÂ King from the pool and attempted CPR.
Our sources say he was pronounced dead at 6:11 AM.
Law enforcementÂ sources say Rialto PD will open a drowninginvestigation.
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