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February 14, 2007

SLC off-duty officer shrugs off 'hero' title

By Kristen Moulton
The Salt Lake Tribune 

OGDEN, Utah - Kenneth Hammond said tonight he does not feel like a hero, and was only doing what any other off-duty officer would do.

What the Ogden police officer did was to help to stop 18-year-old Sulejman Talovic, who opened fire with a shotgun at Trolley Square on Monday, killing five people and wounding four.

"I was just the one that was there," he said at a news conference tonight at the Ogden police station.

Full story: SLC off-duty officer shrugs off 'hero' title

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