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  1. 2 injured in shooting with deputies at Florida motelRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2017 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Officials say two people were taken to a hospital following a shooting involving sheriff's deputies at a motel in the Florida Panhandle. The Okaloosa County Sheriff's Department said in a news release that deputies fired shots Thursday night after coming into contact with an armed man at the Days Inn in Destin , which is west of Panama City, Florida.

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  2. Parents sue deputies, EMT in son's death after struggleRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    The parents of a Destin, Florida, man who died after Georgia sheriff's deputies repeatedly used stun guns on him have filed a federal civil rights lawsuit. Kevin and Mary Ann Sherman 's suit says Coweta County sheriff's deputies Joshua Sepanski and Samuel Smith , as well as EMT Daniel Elliot , violated the civil rights of their son, 32-year-old Chase Sherman.

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  3. DA: No charges for deputies in death after stun gun useRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Georgia sheriff's deputies who repeatedly used their stun guns on a man who died soon after the struggle in the back of an SUV along an interstate will not face charges, a prosecutor said Monday. Chase Sherman 's mother called 911 on Nov. 20 as they traveled on Interstate 85 from Atlanta to their home in Destin, Florida.

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  4. Family wants DOJ to investigate death after stun guns usedRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    The family of a Florida man who died after Georgia sheriff's deputies repeatedly used their stun guns on him in the back of an SUV alongside an interstate is asking for a federal investigation into his death. Sherman's mother called 911 on Nov. 20 as they traveled on Interstate 85 from the Atlanta airport to their home in Destin, Florida.

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  5. Virginia boy drowns while vacationing in Florida with familyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Okaloosa County Sheriff's spokesman Capt. Ted Pecot told the Northwest Florida Daily News Joquis Levano of Centreville, Virginia, died Wednesday afternoon off Norriego Point in Destin.

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  6. Small plane crashes off Florida coast, kills Louisiana manRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Authorities say a small plane crashed into the Gulf of Mexico off the Florida Panhandle coast, killing a Louisiana man. The Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office says on social media that 63-year old Al Habetz's twin engine eight-seat Cessna went down Tuesday night near Destin.

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  7. Body recovered off coast of Florida following plane crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    The Coast Guard has recovered the body of a man who authorities believe was piloting a small aircraft that crashed into the Gulf of Mexico off the coast of Florida near Destin. Okaloosa County Sheriff Larry Ashley says in a statement that authorities received 911 calls Tuesday evening from witnesses who saw a plane hit the water.

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  8. SEC turns to Tranghese to bolster league's hoops profileRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    IN this Oct. 26, 2005, file photo, Big East commissioner Mike Tranghese talks to reporters during Big East NCAA college basketball media day at Madison Square Garden in New York. The SEC is turning to former Big East Commissioner to help improve the league's basketball profile and NCAA Tournament presence.

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  9. Ole Miss' Freeze 'owning mistakes,' denies paying playersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    In this Oct. 24, 2015, file photo, Mississippi football coach Hugh Freeze watches his team warmup before an NCAA college football game against Texas A&M in Oxford, Miss. Speaking at the Southeastern Conference's annual meetings Tuesday, May 31, 2016, Freeze delivered a lengthy, prepared statement and then took several questions about violations involving first-round NFL draft pick Laremy Tunsil.

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  10. The Latest: Video shows deputies using stun guns on manRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    The Latest on body camera video that shows Georgia sheriff's deputies repeatedly using a stun gun on a handcuffed man who later died : A Georgia prosecutor says he's still reviewing the case of a Florida man who died after sheriff's deputies used a stun gun on him multiple times while trying to subdue him. Coweta County sheriff's deputies responded to the side of an interstate Nov. 20 after Chase Sherman 's mother called 911.

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  11. 'Tase him!' 'I'm dead': Deputies struggle with man in videoRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Two deputies yell "Stop fighting!" and "He's got my Taser!" as they repeatedly stun a handcuffed man in the back of a vehicle, commanding him to relax even as he insists "I'm dead," shortly before he stops breathing, body-camera video from the incident shows. The video shows the Nov. 20 incident in the back of an SUV in Coweta County, outside Atlanta.

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