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West Seneca insurers to pay $4.65 million for police shooting of unarmed man

Jeffrey J. Edwards put his hands up, hoping police in West Seneca would not shoot. But they did. One bullet hit behind his left ear, leaving him paralyzed from the neck down and in a bed for the rest of his life. He died in 2014 at age 46.

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