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NYC mayor: slain officer ‘gave his life for us’

February 13, 2019
The NYPD is mourning a detective killed by friendly fire as officers confronted a robbery suspect who turned out to be armed with a replica handgun. Mayor Bill de Blasio said Detective Brian Simonsen, 42, "gave his life for us." (Feb. 13)
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The NYPD is mourning a detective killed by friendly fire as officers confronted a robbery suspect who turned out to be armed with a replica handgun. Mayor Bill de Blasio said Detective Brian Simonsen, 42, "gave his life for us." (Feb. 13)

The NYPD is mourning a detective killed by friendly fire as officers confronted a robbery suspect who turned out to be armed with a replica handgun. Mayor Bill de Blasio said Detective Brian Simonsen, 42, “gave his life for us.” (Feb. 13)