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Cop involved in shooting back at work

April 13, 2008 12:00:00 AM PDT
A Costa Mesa police officer, involved in a shooting in Temecula last month, is now back on the job.The shooting outside a Temecula bar and restaurant on March 8 is still under investigation.

One man died and another was critically injured.

The restaurant owner says it all started when the officer mistakenly touched one of the victim's female friends.

The Daily Pilot reports the officer's name is Scott Dibble, a nine year veteran of the Costa Mesa Police Department.

Dibble claims he was attacked and fired in self defense.


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