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Sheriff: Deputies killed at Md. restaurant 'are heroes'

The Harford County Sheriff’s Office has identified the two officers killed in Abingdon, Maryland, on Wednesday. Deputy Patrick Dailey was a former Marine assigned to court services. He is survived by his girlfriend, mother and two sons. Deputy Mark Logsdon was an Army veteran who is survived by his wife, three children and parents.

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