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Grand jury: Sch'dy police sergeant was justified in shooting hostage-taker

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Schenectady Police Sgt. Darryl Mallard was justified in using deadly physical force against Julio Colon during a hostage situation that unfolded at a first-floor apartment off Dewitt Avenue in May, a grand jury decided today. County District Attorney Robert Carney said his office also conducted a review of the case — including interviews with witnesses outside the testimony before jurors —and reached the same conclusion. He said Colon, 40, endangered the life of his roommate ...

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August 2, 2013
3:58 p.m.

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Good job!