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Wichita policeman charged with felony in traffic accident


WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Authorities say Wichita Police Officer Samuel Dugo has been charged with felony aggravated battery for a two-vehicle accident while responding to a 911 call.

Police said in a news release Monday that an investigation by the Kansas Highway Patrol determined Dugo was not using his emergency lights and sirens when traveling 79 miles per hour in a posted 30-miles-per hour zone.

His defense attorney, Jess Hoeme, did not immediately respond to a message seeking comment.

Police say Dugo was driving the department's Chevy Tahoe while responding on March 16 to a report of a bu...

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