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Trooper fired, accused of sending inappropriate e-mails

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FORT DODGE (KWWL)-- A state trooper is out of job following an e-mail that included jail mug shots of people wearing Barack Obama t-shirts.

Sergeant Rodney Hicok, who is based in Fort Dodge, was fired Tuesday, that's according to the Des Moines Register.

He has been on administrative leave since the end of April. The e-mails were sent in January.

Hicok has appealed the dismissal.

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