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Contact: Chad Lewis, Communications Office, (360) 725-8817                                            

July 10, 2013

DOC Issues Statement on Claim Filed by Dustin Theoharis

OLYMPIA – The Department of Corrections today issued the following statement in regard to a claim filed by Dustin Theoharis:

“We have already conducted a thorough review and determined that the specialist used appropriate force and followed the proper procedures in a dangerous situation. We will wait until after the claim is resolved to discuss specific details.”