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Teacher's killing may be tied to child custody fight
Teacher's killing may be tied to child custody fight

Kellye Taylor spent her last recess as she had so many others: sitting on a folding chair at a Long Beach park, watching her students clamber on a jungle gym. Then a man crept up to her side, thrust a sharp object into her neck and ran off, police said. Taylor, 53, slumped over. Her students screamed. A fellow teacher frantically asked her what to do. Taylor gasped: Calm down. Call 911. The students raced back to their school. A fellow teacher stayed at Orizaba Park and tried to stem the bleeding. But it was too late. When her sister Mary Bryant arrived, Taylor was encircled by paramedics, her pupils had rolled back, and her clothes were sticky with blood. "I said,...

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