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September 30, 2007

NYPD officer fatally shot; fiance questioned


BAY SHORE, N.Y. — A New York City police officer was found shot to death early yesterday in the Bay Shore home she shared with her police officer fiance, according to Suffolk police.

Sonia Garcia, a mother and four-year veteran of the NYPD, was killed by a single gunshot to the chest sometime before 6 a.m. when Suffolk police responded to a 911 call. That call, police said, was made by Garcia's fiance, identified by NYPD sources as Alexis Chaparro, an NYPD academy teacher.

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