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Cedar Rapids officers justified in deadly shooting

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In an official report from the Linn County Attorney, the Attorney reports based on the investigation by the Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation the officers involved in the deadly shooting on September 12 were justified. 
One of the officers involved, Ashleigh Steil is the daughter of an investigator in the Linn County Attorney's office, so the County Attorney requested the Iowa Attorney General's office review the case.
Officer Steil and Officer Jeremiah White shot and killed Markell Bivins, 25, on September 12 in Cedar Rapids. Investigators say Bivins was attacking his girlfriend with a knife at the time.
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