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Bristol, Virginia police officer indicted on murder charge
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BRISTOL, Va. — A grand jury in Bristol, Virginia, has indicted a city police officer on a murder charge in connection with a fatal officer-involved shooting.

Officer Jonathan Brown was indicted by the grand jury following the death of Jonathan Kohler hear a Rodeway Inn on March 30, according to a news release from the city manager's office.

The officer was previously suspended with pay pursuant to city policy regarding officer-involved shooting investigations. He has now been suspended without pay pending the completion of an internal investigation.

The city said it does not condone the use of unnecessary use of force.

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