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Report: Ga. contractor killed in suspected Afghan attack

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A Georgia contractor has been killed in Afghanistan. The Los Angeles Times has identified the contractor as 49-year-old Joseph Griffith of Mansfield, Ga.

Authorities say an Afghan policewoman shot and killed him.

They say this appears to be the first time a woman serving in Afghanistan's security forces has shot and killed a member of the western coalition.
   
Griffith worked with DynCorp in Kabul in support of training and mentoring programs for Afghan security forces.

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