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Child Molest Suspect shoots two San Diego Sheriff Deputies

Child Molest Suspect shoots two San Diego Sheriff Deputies
01/25
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Sheriff's Captain Duncan Fraser gives a statement to the media gathered near the shooting scene at the Maplewood Apartments in Lakeside. Two Sheriff's Deputies and a suspect were wounded and taken to a local hospitals for surgery.
Child Molest Suspect shoots two San Diego Sheriff Deputies
02/25
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State Highway 67 was congested due to closing Mapleview St offramp in Lakeside. Streets were closed around the Maplewood Apartments for the shooting investigation.
Child Molest Suspect shoots two San Diego Sheriff Deputies
03/25
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Mapleview Street is closed by Sheriff Deputies during a shooting investigation after two San Diego Sheriff Deputies were shot while investigating a man alleged to have had pornographic images of children on his cellphone.
Child Molest Suspect shoots two San Diego Sheriff Deputies
04/25
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TV Reporter waits for the Sheriff Departments press conference.
Child Molest Suspect shoots two San Diego Sheriff Deputies
05/25
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Sheriff Deputy protects the crime scene and directs emergency traffic.
Child Molest Suspect shoots two San Diego Sheriff Deputies
06/25
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Sheriff Deputies shooting happened in apartment complex near El Capitan High School. The school was briefly locked down. Mapleveiw Street was the staging area for the media.
Child Molest Suspect shoots two San Diego Sheriff Deputies
07/25
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Media prepares for the press conference by the San Diego County Sheriff Department.
Child Molest Suspect shoots two San Diego Sheriff Deputies
08/25
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The California Highway Patrol also responded to the Sheriff Deputies shooting at the Maplewood Apartments in Lakeside.
Child Molest Suspect shoots two San Diego Sheriff Deputies
09/25
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One of several TV Tower Trucks on scene to cover the Sheriff Deputies shooting.
Child Molest Suspect shoots two San Diego Sheriff Deputies
10/25
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Mapleview Street is closed by Sheriff Deputies during a shooting investigation after two San Diego Sheriff Deputies were shot while investigating a man alleged to have had pornographic images of children on his cellphone.
Child Molest Suspect shoots two San Diego Sheriff Deputies
11/25
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Shadows of still photographers waiting for press conference by the County of San Diego Sheriff's Department.
Child Molest Suspect shoots two San Diego Sheriff Deputies
12/25
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Sheriff's Captain Duncan Fraser briefs the media on the Sheriff Deputies shooting investigation.
Child Molest Suspect shoots two San Diego Sheriff Deputies
13/25
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Sheriff's Captain Duncan Fraser addresses the media gathered near the crime scene on Mapleview St. In Lakeside.
Child Molest Suspect shoots two San Diego Sheriff Deputies
14/25
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San Diego Media gather for press conference on the Sheriff Deputies shooting investigation.
Child Molest Suspect shoots two San Diego Sheriff Deputies
15/25
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Microphones set up for Sheriff Departments press conference on the deputies shooting investigation.
Child Molest Suspect shoots two San Diego Sheriff Deputies
16/25
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TV Reporter waits for press conference on Sheriff Deputies Shooting investigation.
Child Molest Suspect shoots two San Diego Sheriff Deputies
17/25
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Mapleview Street is blocked off in front of Maplewood Apartments in Lakeside during a shooting investigation after two San Diego Sheriff Deputies were shot.
Child Molest Suspect shoots two San Diego Sheriff Deputies
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Sheriff Deputies protect crime scene during investigation.
Child Molest Suspect shoots two San Diego Sheriff Deputies
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Sheriff Deputies protect crime scene with Lakeside Fire District providing support.
Child Molest Suspect shoots two San Diego Sheriff Deputies
20/25
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Sheriff Deputies protect crime scene during investigation.
Child Molest Suspect shoots two San Diego Sheriff Deputies
21/25
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Sheriff Deputies on scene investigating the shooting at the Maplewood Apartments in Lakeside.
Child Molest Suspect shoots two San Diego Sheriff Deputies
22/25
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Sheriff Deputies staging portable lighting for continuing investigation at night.
Child Molest Suspect shoots two San Diego Sheriff Deputies
23/25
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Sheriff official talks with concerned citizen. The Maplewood Apartments were evacuated for the shooting investigation. The Red Cross assisted residents.
Child Molest Suspect shoots two San Diego Sheriff Deputies
24/25
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Sheriff's Crime Prevention vehicle on scene at investigation of Deputy shootings.
Child Molest Suspect shoots two San Diego Sheriff Deputies
25/25
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Sheriff Officials meet with Sheriff Deputies at the scene of the shootings. Two San Diego Sheriff Deputies were shot while investigating a man alleged to have had pornographic images of children on his cellphone.
  • Child Molest Suspect shoots two San Diego Sheriff Deputies
  • Child Molest Suspect shoots two San Diego Sheriff Deputies
  • Child Molest Suspect shoots two San Diego Sheriff Deputies
  • Child Molest Suspect shoots two San Diego Sheriff Deputies
  • Child Molest Suspect shoots two San Diego Sheriff Deputies
  • Child Molest Suspect shoots two San Diego Sheriff Deputies
  • Child Molest Suspect shoots two San Diego Sheriff Deputies
  • Child Molest Suspect shoots two San Diego Sheriff Deputies
  • Child Molest Suspect shoots two San Diego Sheriff Deputies
  • Child Molest Suspect shoots two San Diego Sheriff Deputies
  • Child Molest Suspect shoots two San Diego Sheriff Deputies
  • Child Molest Suspect shoots two San Diego Sheriff Deputies
  • Child Molest Suspect shoots two San Diego Sheriff Deputies
  • Child Molest Suspect shoots two San Diego Sheriff Deputies
  • Child Molest Suspect shoots two San Diego Sheriff Deputies
  • Child Molest Suspect shoots two San Diego Sheriff Deputies
  • Child Molest Suspect shoots two San Diego Sheriff Deputies
  • Child Molest Suspect shoots two San Diego Sheriff Deputies
  • Child Molest Suspect shoots two San Diego Sheriff Deputies
  • Child Molest Suspect shoots two San Diego Sheriff Deputies
  • Child Molest Suspect shoots two San Diego Sheriff Deputies
  • Child Molest Suspect shoots two San Diego Sheriff Deputies
  • Child Molest Suspect shoots two San Diego Sheriff Deputies
  • Child Molest Suspect shoots two San Diego Sheriff Deputies
  • Child Molest Suspect shoots two San Diego Sheriff Deputies
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Two San Diego Sheriff Deputies, Sgt. Craig Johnson and Detective Ali Perez, were shot and wounded when they investigated allegations that Daniel Robert Witczak, 30 had pornographic images on his cellphone of himself and his girlfriend's daughters.

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