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Georgia Lt. Found Dead at Training Center

January 14, 2013  | 

Lt. Mark Cotton, 49, was found dead Sunday at the Chief Ben T. Watkins Training Academy in Macon, Ga., where he served as director, reports the Telegraph of Macon.

Officers who worked with Cotton lowered the Macon Police Department flag to half-staff today in his memory. An autopsy performed to determine cause of death found he had an enlarged heart.

Tags: Officer Down, Georgia, Duty Deaths, Officer Fitness


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Ima Leprechaun @ 1/15/2013 6:08 AM

My condolences to his family. For readers, the cause of his death was a congenital heart defect he was probably born with. He was in excellent physical condition and took great pride in his appearance. I am sure he will be sorely missed by everyone.

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