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Posted: Tuesday, May 21, 2013 9:32 pm | Updated: 10:29 pm, Tue May 21, 2013.

FBI special agents Christopher Lorek and Stephen Shaw were taking part in a maritime counterterrorism helicopter exercise in Virginia Beach on Friday when they fell to their deaths, the agency said Tuesday.

The Hostage Rescue Team exercise involved helicopters and a ship off the coast.

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3 comments:

  • mrsnorris posted at 11:00 am on Fri, May 24, 2013.

    mrsnorris Posts: 2

    Thank you Lorek & Shaw for your service. My thoughts & prayers go out to those families.

     
  • Kari Pugh posted at 11:38 pm on Thu, May 23, 2013.

    Kari Pugh Posts: 26 Staff

    We use the term "killed" when someone dies in a crash, accident, or any way that's not a natural death or suicide.

     
  • CSchrand posted at 7:55 pm on Thu, May 23, 2013.

    CSchrand Posts: 3

    These agents were not Killed, they died accidently. Please reporters, Reread, then proof your stories. To be killed, it would have been at the hand of another.