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At that point, the police officer fires several rounds. Seven of those rounds struck our subject; one of those rounds struck the victim.
—  Nassau County, NY Detective Lt. John Azzata • Describing the shooting of a victim in a home invasion and hostage situation near Hofstra University, a shooting which led to the deaths of both the suspect, Dalton Smith, and of Andrea Rebello, whose home was broken into by Smith on Friday morning. The circumstances of the shooting, particularly how an Rebello was killed by an officer’s hands and the circumstances under which the recently-paroled Smith was being monitored, are still under an investigation.