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Resource ID: #14668
Subject: Crime
Source: Washingtonian
Date: April, 1998


In July of 1997 three Starbucks employees in Georgetown were murdered. Eric Butera, a recovering drug addict, was working with police in December to find the killers when he was beaten to death while making an undercover drug deal. The story investigates the police handling of the case.

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