Police practice shooting on streets of deserted N.C. town
The Associated Press
PINETOPS, N.C.- The flooded-out community of Dodge City has a new life - and a wild one at that.
The only building left in the community is a church, but the paved streets are still there, along with traffic signs. The Edgecombe County Sheriff's Department uses the area to train officers to drive police vehicles, as well as other skills. It's also building a K-nine training center there.
Six officers from a variety of agencies are in Dodge City this week for the department's first sniper school.
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