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A suspected drunk driver who allegedly crashed into two cars in the Hollenbeck area was taken to his home in a police vehicle and told to go to sleep by LAPD officers who later lied about the matter on a police report, the L.A. County District Attorney says. 

Two officers are being charged with one felony count of filing a false police report in connection with the Oct. 2014 crash. It’s not clear why the officers allegedly tried cover up the driver’s involvement in the crash.

Read the full story in The Eastsider.

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