Rocky Hill Police Officer Found Dead In Cruiser

ROCKY HILL, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut State Police say a municipal police officer has been found dead inside his cruiser at a Rocky Hill cemetery.
Lt. J. Paul Vance says Rocky Hill police found the male officer at around 4 a.m. Thursday after he repeatedly failed to respond to radio calls.  His identity and information about how he died was not released Thursday morning.
A message for a Rocky Hill police spokesman was not immediately returned.
The state police’s major crimes unit is investigating.

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     APNT 04-28-11 0841EDT


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