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Raw Video: Sheriff Dupnik opens up about fatal SWAT raid

On Thursday, Sheriff Clarence Dupnik broke his long public silence about the May 5 SWAT shooting that claimed the life of former U.S. Marine Jose Guerena, and sat down for an extended interview with KGUN9 News Anchor Jennifer Waddell. He addressed questions about why authorities felt it necessary to dispatch a SWAT team that day to execute a series of search warrants, and also talked about other issues surrounding the controversial shooting. The sheriff made the startling revelation that he believes Guerena greeted the SWAT team with a rifle because Guerena thought he was about to be arrested on a charge of murder.

Guerena has family ties to two people who were shot to death in a double homicide last year. The murders of Cynthia and Manuel Orozco remain unsolved. Someone shot the couple to death in their home on Tucson's west side March 29 of last year, le

Added: Jun-3-2011 Occurred On: Jun-2-2011
By: Arizona_Patriot
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Tags: Raw, Video, Sheriff, Dupnik, opens, up, about, fatal, SWAT, raid, former, U.S., Marine, Jose, Guerena, Tucson, Arizona,
Location: Tucson, Arizona, United States (load item map)
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