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July 24, 2000 | From Times Wire Services
A murder suspect holding five hostages in a suburban home released two of four children Sunday as police tried to end the two-day standoff. Both children, an 8-year-old boy and an infant girl, were in good health, although the boy was hungry and thirsty, Orange County Sheriff Kevin Beary said. Beary said the suspect, Jamie Dean Petron, 41, had asked police to see the children reunited with their parents on live television.
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July 26, 2000 | From Associated Press
A police sniper fired the shot that killed a woman being held hostage by a murder suspect during a three-day standoff, authorities said Tuesday. The sniper was aiming for hostage-taker Jamie Dean Petron when Andrea Hall, 40, was hit, said Orlando Police Chief Jerry Demings. Demings would not discuss details of the shooting, which the Florida Department of Law Enforcement is investigating. The Orlando police officer who fired the shot, Christopher J.
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July 26, 2000 | From Associated Press
A police sniper fired the shot that killed a woman being held hostage by a murder suspect during a three-day standoff, authorities said Tuesday. The sniper was aiming for hostage-taker Jamie Dean Petron when Andrea Hall, 40, was hit, said Orlando Police Chief Jerry Demings. Demings would not discuss details of the shooting, which the Florida Department of Law Enforcement is investigating. The Orlando police officer who fired the shot, Christopher J.
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July 24, 2000 | From Times Wire Services
A murder suspect holding five hostages in a suburban home released two of four children Sunday as police tried to end the two-day standoff. Both children, an 8-year-old boy and an infant girl, were in good health, although the boy was hungry and thirsty, Orange County Sheriff Kevin Beary said. Beary said the suspect, Jamie Dean Petron, 41, had asked police to see the children reunited with their parents on live television.
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June 30, 2000 | From Associated Press
An armed man held his 4-year-old son and a waiter hostage Thursday at a Walt Disney World hotel and demanded to speak to his estranged wife, authorities said. Negotiators and a police psychologist talked to the man, identified as 39-year-old Bismark Rodriguez, and the hostage at the Boardwalk Inn, said Sgt. Bernie Presha, a spokesman for the sheriff's office. The waiter was taken hostage when he delivered food to the man's hotel room.
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June 30, 2000 | From Associated Press
An armed man held his 4-year-old son and a waiter hostage Thursday at a Walt Disney World hotel and demanded to speak to his estranged wife, authorities said. Negotiators and a police psychologist talked to the man, identified as 39-year-old Bismark Rodriguez, and the hostage at the Boardwalk Inn, said Sgt. Bernie Presha, a spokesman for the sheriff's office. The waiter was taken hostage when he delivered food to the man's hotel room.
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