Seven officers opened fire toward the store — a total of 42 shots within 11 seconds, the police said. …
When the barrage of gunfire ended, two men lay bleeding on the sidewalk outside the store.
Neither was the robber.
They were brother officers, struck in a crossfire of police bullets. One of them, a veteran detective, Brian Simonsen, died from his wounds.
Eh, good enough for government work.