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BART names officer involved in fatal shooting

Original post made on Jan 28, 2014

BART Police Chief Kenton Rainey confirmed on Monday that Detective Michael Maes, a law enforcement veteran, was the officer who fatally shot Sgt. Tommy Smith in an apparent accident during a probation search in Dublin last Tuesday.

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Posted by Mike
a resident of Highland Oaks
on Jan 28, 2014 at 2:56 pm

Twenty-six years in law enforcement, suspect already in custody, a house full of police, oh, and no cameras.

OK, I'm listening. Let's hear it.


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Posted by Cholo
a resident of Livermore
on Jan 28, 2014 at 7:43 pm

It's my impression that there's a massive coverup.