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Ex-officer who shot at minivan shocked to see kids
FILE - This file image from video provided by the New Mexico State Police shows three New Mexico State Police officers reacting as a minivan driven by motorist Oriana Farrell pulls away from a traffic stop that included one officer bashing the vanís window with his night stick and another, Elias Montoya, at left, firing three shots at the fleeing van, Oct. 28, 2013. Montoya, a fired New Mexico State Police officer, says his heart sank when he learned after shooting at the minivan that there were children in the vehicle. Montoya says in an interview with ABC-TV that he wouldn't have fired at the vehicle if he had known even one child was inside. (AP Photo/New Mexico State Police, File)

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