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  1. #1
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    Jul 2009

    UT - Armed man killed by police at Mormon temple


    Armed man at Mormon temple killed in Utah shootout

    "SOUTH JORDAN, Utah – A man armed with a shotgun outside a Mormon temple near Salt Lake City was shot and killed by police Christmas Day, a television station reported Saturday.

    The man had been in an altercation with another man in the parking lot outside the Oquirrh Mountain Temple of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in South Jordan, Fox13 said.

    The confrontation began about 12:30 p.m. Police arrived shortly afterward and repeatedly ordered the shotgun-toting man to drop the weapon, South Jordan police Lt. Dan Starks said.

    When he refused, one officer opened fire, Starks said...."

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  2. #2
    Join Date
    Sep 2009
    St. Paul, Minnesota
    Glad no one (innocent) was hurt. I am assuming the Christmas service was over?

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