Vigil held for slain NH police chief

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Samantha Flood places flowers at a makeshift memorial in front of the Town Hall for slain Police Chief Michael Maloney , Friday, April 13, 2012 in Greenland, N.H. Maloney was shot and killed Thursday when he and other officers entered a house during a drug raid. Four other police officers were wounded. Attorney General Michael Delaney says a police robot detected the bodies of suspect Cullen Mutrie and an unidentified woman in the house. He says both died of gunshot wounds.  (AP Photo/Jim Cole)

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Police chief Michael Maloney, who at 48 was two weeks from retirement, was trying to serve a search warrant April 12 when a suspect opened fire, killing the 48-year-old chief, injuring four officers from other departments, and plunging the southeastern New Hampshire community of Greenland into a grief that residents say they won't soon get over.

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