One officer dead, 3 wounded in separate Florida shootings

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KISSIMMEE, Fla. (AP) — One police officer was killed and three wounded in Friday nighttime shootings in two Florida cities where the officers were responding to suspected drug activity and reports of a suicide attempt.

Police said one officer was killed and another gravely injured in Kissimmee in central Florida.

The other two officers were injured a couple of hours later in Jacksonville.

Three suspects in Kissimmee were arrested; one is being sought.

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