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Officer cleared in dogs shooting incident that wounds citizen


LIMA — A police officer who accidentally shot a pedestrian while shooting at two pit bulls that attacked a dog warden and lunged at a police officer will return to work.

Officer Frank Vaccaro was cleared to return to work Friday, Lima Police Maj. Chip Protsman said. The decision comes after the Allen County Prosecutor's Office reviewed the matter and ruled no crime was committed.