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UF police officer loses job over March 2nd shooting

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University of Florida Police Chief Linda Stump admits the University Police Department could have handled things differently in the shooting of UF graduate student Kofi Adu-Brempong this past march. As Dan Katz reports, one of the four officers involved in the case has lost his job.

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Dan is a reporter for WUFT News and can be contacted by calling 352-392-6397 or emailing news@wuft.org.

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