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United States

25 January 2007

Rock Island Argus (Illinois)

There's one .45-caliber Colt Combat Commander handgun that Quad-Cities police departments have connected to four shootings, two of them fatal. Police say the gun was used June 14 in the attempted shooting of three people at the Century Woods Apartment Complex in Rock Island. It was used in the July 26 slaying of Michael "Buddy" Jones just a few blocks away. It also was used in the Aug. 19 slaying of Vincelina Howard in Davenport and the Aug. 23 shooting of Ramsey... (

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