Did L.A. Cop Who Killed Two in 12 Days Return Too Soon?

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This summer, for the first time in his nearly five years as a Los Angeles police officer, Eden Medina shot someone. Medina opened fire July 28 as Omar Gonzalez fought with officers after a car chase ended. One witness saw the 36-year-old with a gun before Medina fatally shot him. Twelve days later, the gang officer fired his gun again, killing Jesse Romero two weeks shy of his 15th birthday. The Aug. 9 shooting prompted protests and criticism . . .

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