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Fayetteville Officers Off the Streets After FSU Incident

Posted March 3, 1997 12:00 a.m. EST

— Two Fayetteville police officers are on administrative duty after an incident at Fayetteville State University last week.

Investigators say the officers used mace on two students during a celebration on campus. The officers admit to failing to report their use of mace.

Several students claim police used excessive force to beak up the celebration.