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Cell phone video (left) from a bystander identified as Morgan Pickering and uploaded to Instagram captures police officers aiming their weapons at a man wielding a knife inside the City Team Ministries building in southeast Portland Saturday night.   The sign “More Mental Care Not More Cops” (right) was posted by activists during a vigil Sunday night and remained in front of the shelter on Monday.

Cell phone video (left) from a bystander identified as Morgan Pickering and uploaded to Instagram captures police officers aiming their weapons at a man wielding a knife inside the City Team Ministries building in southeast Portland Saturday night. The sign “More Mental Care Not More Cops” (right) was posted by activists during a vigil Sunday night and remained in front of the shelter on Monday.

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