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Ex-cop who wanted 'suicide-by-cop' killed by police

It was the former cop's last stand after fleeing police on attempted murder charges

By Mari A. Schaefer
The Philadelphia Inquirer

UPPER DARBY, Pa. — When the SWAT team kicked in the door of Room 207 at the Summit Hill Inn in Upper Darby, Anthony Galla was crouched between a bed and a window holding a fully loaded Glock handgun.

He pointed his weapon toward the doorway; Officers fired.

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