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Here is the White House Representative Obama is sending to Freddie Grays Funeral…

WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House says the head of President Barack Obama’s initiative for young men of color will attend the funeral of a Baltimore man who died after sustaining serious injuries while in police custody.

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Broderick Johnson, assistant to the president and Cabinet secretary, and chairman of the My Brother’s Keeper Task Force, will represent the administration at Monday’s funeral for Freddie Gray.

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Gray is the 25-year-old black man who died a week after an encounter with Baltimore police left him with grave spinal injuries. He is to be buried Monday in Baltimore.

Johnson is a Baltimore native. The White House says he will be accompanied by two other officials.

Mourners paid their respects before Gray’s coffin on Sunday, after a night of violent protests led to nearly three dozen arrests.

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