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Senior detective removed from suspected gay hate killing case of Scott Johnson

(Staff Writers, 22 April 2015, Star Observer)

A SENIOR detective has been reportedly removed from the investigation into the 1988 death of American gay man Scott Johnson in light of her interview on ABC’s Lateline last week...

...Earlier this week, Sydney state independent MP Alex Greenwich also wrote a letter to Police Commissioner Andrew Scipione urging him to remove Young from the Johnson investigation after her “extraordinary statements” in the Lateline interview led to some community members contacting him with their concerns.

“There is serious community concern about this officer being biased and dismissive of historic homophobic treatment,” writes Greenwich, who is openly gay.

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