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February 27, 2012 9:04 PM

Call-taker in Powell case praised, rebuked in the past

Everybody has their off days, and David Lovrak has had his. The Pierce County Law Enforcement Support Agency call-taker recently was lambasted for not recognizing the severity of a 911 call he handled from a case worker standing outside Josh Powell’s house before the Puyallup man killed himself and his two young sons in a gasoline-­fueled inferno Feb. 5.

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