Former Benton officer who fatally shot teen in 2016 grilled during trial over parents’ lawsuit

Ellison defends decision to fire

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A former Benton police officer named in a wrongful death lawsuit in the 2016 shooting death of 17-year-old Keagan Schweikle nearly broke down on the witness stand Wednesday during an intense grilling by an attorney for the plaintiffs.

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