Florida Chief Fired in Fallout From Training Shooting

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Punta Gorda, Fla., Police Chief Tom Lewis has been fired for his role in the 2016 death of retired librarian Mary Knowlton, who was shot and killed by a police officer during a role-playing training exercise for citizens, reports the Sarasota Herald-Tribune. City Manager Howard Kunik said Lewis was fired because the killing of Knowlton, 73, cast a “dark cloud" over . . .

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