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Letter: It was Racer Nelson who broke Franklin case

The inaccuracy of a recent Public Forum letter by a former Salt Lake City Police Department officer has Racer, the longtime friend of both my father and myself, unable to rest in the peace he justly deserves (“Detective who broke Franklin case never recognized,” Forum, Nov. 22).
Ronald Edwin “Racer” Nelson will remain the SLPD’s most decorated peace officer for many years to come. The other certainty in the longtime Salt Lake City law enforcement community is that it was, in fact, my father’s...