Denver sheriff Gary Wilson stepping down

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DENVER (AP) Denver Sheriff Gary Wilson is stepping down following a string of allegations of excessive force at the city's jail and wrongdoing by commanders.

Mayor Michael Hancock announced Monday that Wilson will be temporarily replaced by Division Chief Elias Diggins. The city will launch a national search for a new sheriff.

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