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Man killed after stepping in front of TPD cruiser

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TAMPA, FL (WFLA) - A Tampa police officer, on routine patrol, hit a man who stepped in front of his car while he was eastbound on Martin Luther King Boulevard at 34th Street. Authorities say the man either jumped or stepped in front of the officers patrol car and died at the scene. Police have identified the man as Randolph McClendon, 62, who lived at 3213 11th Avenue East in Tampa. They say he suffered from dementia and had wandered away from an assisted living facility.

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