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Cowlitz County deputy killed in shooting

Disheartened to learn Cowlitz County Sheriff's Deputy Justin DeRosier was shot and killed this weekend while responding to help someone within his community. 

The deputy was identified as Justin DeRosier, 29. 

The deputy was sent to investigate a vehicle blocking a road northeast of Kalama. He was shot shortly after 10 p.m. and he died at a Vancouver, Washington, hospital. 

No futher details at this moment He made the ultimate sacrifice to protect others. #LASD stands by his loved ones and our law enforcement family in thoughts & prayers. Please join us 

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