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Video: Detroit Police Officer Killed in Domestic Violence Incident

June 16, 2014  | 

VIDEO: Detroit Police Officer Killed in Domestic Violence Incident

Redford Township (Mich.) Police say Damon Barton, 47, shot and killed his wife, 17-year Detroit Police veteran Anna Hamilton-Barton, 50, before committing suicide last Thursday. Their bodies were found inside their home Thursday morning after a family member dialed 911, reports the Detroit News.

"It appears that a Detroit police officer was murdered. Domestic situation it appears now. Being investigated by the state police and Redford Township," Detroit Police Chief James Craig told ClickonDetroit.com.

Related:

Detroit Officer Found Dead, Apparent Murder-Suicide

Tags: Domestic Violence, Detroit PD, Assaults on Officers, Families of Officers


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Ima Leprechaun @ 6/16/2014 7:02 PM

Domestic disputes can happen to anybody. My condolences to both of them and their families.

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