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Georgia Tech protest

Lisa Hagen / WABE

It’s college tour season. On Friday, a dozen prospective students stroll through the Georgia Tech campus. Some pass by colorful chalk messages on the sidewalk that say “We are one GT” and “We love GTPD.”

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It’s been just over a week since Georgia Tech police shot and killed a student on campus. Days later, two officers sustained minor injuries during clashes with protesters after a vigil.

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Georgia Tech students gather to write notes to Scout Schultz's family and the Georgia Tech Police Department at a "come together" event on campus Tuesday.
Miranda Hawkins / WABE

In the daylight, it was a much quieter and subdued Georgia Tech campus.

Last night, a vigil for Scout Schultz, the student who was shot and killed by campus police on Saturday, erupted into a violent protest, with a police car being set on fire from a flare.

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