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Shoplifter Shot

A man had been observed shoplifting while in Wal-Mart and as he was leaving a uniformed Garland Officer attempted to stop him.  The man fled and the officer attempted to stop him by deploying his Taser.  The Taser was not effective but the man stopped and started moving toward the officer in a threatening manner while holding a crowbar.  The officer warned the man to stop, he did not and the officer fired his pistol striking him one time.

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