03/13/2009
Ala. deputy chasing gunman
loses wife, daughter


SAMSON, Ala. — Deputy Joshua Myers was headed home in his police cruiser when he got a call that officers were chasing a man who'd fired on a trooper. Myers joined in the pursuit of a gunman who turned out to be responsible for the worst mass shooting in Alabama's history. He later found out that his wife and 18-month-old daughter were killed in the violent rampage.


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