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NYPD Sergeant Shot by Fellow Officer, Settles Suit with City for $3.25 Million

July 21, 2009  | 

More than a decade after being shot by one of his men in a Brooklyn undercover operation, a former NYPD sergeant settled with the city Monday for $3.25 million.

Dexter Brown, 46, who takes steroids every day just to get out of bed and walks with the aid of a cane, wanted $31 million but agreed to the deal on the eve of the trial.

"It's not necessarily the money but the fact that the truth came out," Brown said from the steps of Brooklyn Supreme Court after the settlement. "It's been 11 years since I could tell my side of the story.

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