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December 19, 2011
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Calif. cops shoot, kill man who pointed gun at officer

Police say shots fired in self-defense, girlfriend of suspect disagrees

By Mark Gomez
San Jose Mercury News

SAN JOSE, Calif. — Moments after Valente Galindo was giving his girlfriend a back massage in the bedroom of their east San Jose home late Thursday night, he became the fourth person killed this year in an encounter with San Jose police.

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Full story: Calif. cops shoot, kill man who pointed gun at officer






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