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An officer investigates the scene where 13-year veteran Troy Chesley was fatally shot early Tuesday in Baltimore. The shooting was the third in three months, underscoring the brazen violence faced by police and residents alike in a city with one of the highest violent crime rates in the country. (AP Photo/Steve Ruark)

Violence rings in New Year in Baltimore

BALTIMORE- The fatal shooting of an off-duty Baltimore police officer underscores the brazen violence faced by police and residents alike in a city with one of the highest violent crime rates in the country.

Just nine days into the new year, Baltimore had recorded 10 homicides, and the shooting of Detective Troy Chesley Sr. - the third armed attack against a city officer in three months - has raised fears that even police aren't safe from the upswing in violence ... Full Story

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