Longtime Minneapolis police officer fired for media leak

- A Minneapolis police officer has been fired for allegedly leaking classified documents to the media. Sources told Fox 9 Lt. Dean Christiansen has been let go for unauthorized communication with the media.

Christensen has been with the department for more than two decades, even receiving a chief's award of merit back in 2015.

Minneapolis Police Department sources told Fox 9 that Christensen is appealing.

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