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Detectives Skeptical of School Officer's Hoax Story

February 01, 2011  | 

The Los Angeles Police detectives investigating the hoax shooting involving Los Angeles School Police Officer Jeffrey Stenroos are skeptical of his story that he accidentally shot himself and blamed a fake assailant, reports the Los Angeles Times.

A source told the newspaper the bruising on Stenroos' chest is not consistent with a gunshot at close range.

Read the full story at LATimes.com.

Tags: Campus Safety, LAPD, Officer Misconduct, Los Angeles School Police, Jeffrey Stenroos Hoax


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Sgt Jose E. Barreto @ 9/14/2011 10:33 AM

I have been in law enforcement for 27 years. I have seen the type that are always trying to milk the system, every agency as at least one those. I adventure to say that the officer here in question has been regulary calling sick or claiming job related injuries in the past, that is a clue!.

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