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Family Sues Kern County After Former NFL Player Killed By Deputies

The family of a one-time NFL running back who was fatally shot by Kern County sheriff’s deputies in a convenience store parking lot is suing the sheriff’s department for alleged civil rights violations.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/16/2011

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Security Tape Shows Store Incident, But Not Former NFL Player’s Killing By Deputy

A security video taken the night a former NFL player was killed by Kern County sheriff’s deputies shows him buying two beers and walking out of the store, but stops short of the shooting.


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Report Finds Deputy Acted Within Policy In Fatal Shooting Of Former NFL Player

Authorities say a Bakersfield sheriff’s deputy did not violate department policy when he fatally shot a former NFL player after a scuffle at a convenience store.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/18/2011


Bakersfield Man Killed In Dispute With Deputies

A Bakersfield man is dead after a confrontation with deputies outside a Bakersfield convenience store.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/10/2011