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Officers in fatal shooting identified by chief

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(AP) -
   The Baton Rouge police chief has identified the officers involved in the fatal shooting of a black man.
   Chief Carl Dabadie Jr. said Wednesday that the officers are Blane Salamoni, a four-year member of the department and Howie Lake II, who has been on the force for three years.
   Both officers have been placed on administrative while the U.S. Justice Department investigates the shooting of 37-year-old Alton Sterling.
   The chief didn't immediately release the races of the officers.
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