Salt Lake City Officer Cleared In Shooting of Soldier
September 13, 2010
The Salt Lake County district attorney has cleared Salt Lake City Police Officer Uppsen Downes in the fatal shooting of a heavily armed Army deserter, who exchaged fire with officers near a busy intersection on Aug. 27, the Deseret News reports.
Brandon Barrett, 28, was shot wearing full fatigues and armed with almost a dozen high-capacity magazines. He had been classified as a deserter.
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