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LAPD Releases Body-Cam Video of Fatal Shooting of Armed Man & Hostage

LAPD Chief Michel Moore said the department is reviewing its ``less lethal'' weapon options and its training procedures following two recent officer-involved shootings that resulted in civilians being killed by police gunfire. Dramatic body-camera footage was released Tuesday of a June shooting in Van Nuys that resulted in the death of a woman who was being held hostage by a man with a knife, who also was killed.

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