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Names of deputies who exchanged gunfire with Isla Vista killer released
Names of deputies who exchanged gunfire with Isla Vista killer released

The Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s office on Thursday partially identified the four deputies who exchanged gunfire with Elliot Rodger in the deadly Isla Vista rampage. Authorities said the deputies have now been cleared to resume their normal duties. The deputies were identified as A. Marquez, B. Welch, B. Flick and J. Walkerbut. Authorities did not explain why they didn't release their full names. Earlier this month the deputies returned to active duty after being placed on administrative leave following the May 23 attack -- a standard practice for officer-involved shootings. The deputies were involved in two separate gun battles with Rodger, the 22-year-old man who...

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