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Deputy recounts how routine 911 hangup call became a shootout

When the shooting started, Niagara County Sheriff's deputy Joseph L. Tortorella didn't have much time to think. Just react. By the time it was done, the gunman was dead, and Tortorella was credited with saving three lives, possibly more.

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