04/12/2011 10:36 am ET Updated Jun 12, 2011

Denver Police Officers Kevin Devine And Ricky Nixon Fired For Lying About Excessive Force Incident

DENVER (CBS4) - Denver's Manager of Safety fired two patrol officers Monday for "Commission of a Deceptive Act" during the course of an excessive force incident.

Officers Kevin Devine and Ricky Nixon were terminated for an incident that occurred on July 12, 2009, outside the Denver Diner.

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