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Officials: Police Shot and Killed Wanted Person

PLANTATION, Fla. (AP) - Authorities say police fatally shot a
Sunrise man who was wanted on felony warrants after the 28-year-old dragged an officer through a parking lot while trying to flee in a car.

Police said Carl Erwin Brewster was killed in the Thursday
morning shooting, which occurred behind a Mobil gas station. The
identities of the officers involved in the incident were not
immediately released.

Authorities say the officer who was dragged was treated on the
scene for minor injuries.

Police say officers who opened fire on the suspect have been
placed on administrative leave.


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