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July 14, 2009
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L.A. deputies thought cell phone was a gun, fatally shot man

By Richard Winton
Los Angeles Times

LOS ANGELES — Two deputies apparently mistook a cellphone for a gun when they fatally shot an unarmed 22-year-old man in Athens, authorities said Monday.

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