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Kansas officer who fatally shot teen gets $70,000 payout


OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (AP) — An Overland Park police officer who fatally shot a 17-year-old who was backing out of the family's garage received $70,000 as part of a severance package when he agreed to resign, city officials said.

Former officer Clayton Jenison killed John Albers in January 2018 after responding to the family's home when Albers' friends reporting he was making suicidal comments. Police said Albers backed the minivan out of the family's garage toward Jenison, who yelled at him to stop and then fired 13 times.

Albers parents were not home at the time.

The Johnson County Distr...

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