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09/13/2006

Wash. officer dies in struggle

By JIM FORMAN
KING 5 News
 
BRIER, Wash. – A young police officer died Tuesday evening in the Snohomish County town of Brier after responding to a medical call.

The officer was trying to help a man in the area near 220th and Vine, but the call for help ended with a deadly struggle.

It all started as a medical crisis when a man was having a violent episode. In such a situation, it is routine to send both the fire department and police to the scene. ...

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