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California sheriff's deputy shot to death while on the job

9 months 6 days 23 hours ago Thursday, October 20 2016 Oct 20, 2016 October 20, 2016 6:49 AM October 20, 2016 in News
Source: Associated Press

ALTURAS, Calif. - Authorities in Northern California say a deputy killed while responding to a call about a disturbance Wednesday had just joined the force last year.

The Modoc County Sheriff's Office says Deputy Jack Hopkins, who was 31 years old, was shot to death on a county road near the Oregon border, and the suspect is in custody.

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