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United States

20 September 2002

Tampa Tribune (Florida)

TAMPA — A Tampa police officer is under investigation after he inadvertently left his loaded 9 mm handgun on the roof of a patrol car last week and drove off. The officer, Patrick J. Gray, did not discover his pistol missing from the roof until about 15 minutes after leaving the department's downtown garage, said Sgt. Joe Durkin, a department spokesman. The semiautomatic weapon was lost Sept. 11. Although the department acknowledged the gun could have slid off the... (

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