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Trooper involved in shooting identified

...Troopers have released the name of the officer who fatally shot a naked man holding a knife. Officials say the trooper, Gary Tellep, and three medics responding to a 911 call Tuesday found Thom G. Gruenig with a knife in his hand. After Gruenig...

...rifle several times at four people piled onto a snowmachine as they left Carroll's home early Dec. 16. Investigator Gary Tellep said Carroll knew the victims. One of the shots killed Warren G. Ward, 22, the last person on the snowmachine...
Review clears trooper in fatal shooting

...and procedures surrounding the Nov. 24 shooting of 38-year-old Thom G. Gruenig. During that incident, trooper Gary Tellep and three medics responding to a 911 call found Gruenig with a knife in his hand. After Gruenig refused commands to...
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Airman charged with attempted murder

...him first. The first state trooper to investigate said he saw no indication that the victim had been choked. Trooper Gary Tellep testified Friday he first contacted Kelsi Basom at a neighbor's house. He said he saw no evidence of choking, such...


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