Kristina Myers is the widow of Steven Myers, who was killed on Oct. 6, 2017, in Sun City, Kansas, during an encounter with Barber County sheriff deputies.
Kristina Myers is the widow of Steven Myers, who was killed on Oct. 6, 2017, in Sun City, Kansas, during an encounter with Barber County sheriff deputies. Roxana Hegeman File/AP
Kristina Myers is the widow of Steven Myers, who was killed on Oct. 6, 2017, in Sun City, Kansas, during an encounter with Barber County sheriff deputies. Roxana Hegeman File/AP

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