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Caught on video: New Mexico trooper fires at minivan full of children after traffic-stop scuffle

11/18/2013 8:57 AM

11/18/2013 8:58 AM

It began as a routine traffic stop in New Mexico and ended with one trooper bashing the window of a minivan with five children inside and another firing shots at it.

NBC News reports that the chief of state police is promising a full review of the incident caught on a police dash-cam.

Read more: NM offices under investigation after traffic-stop chaos

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