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OPINION

This is an appeal by the State of Texas from an order by the trial court granting a motion to suppress a written, sworn statement made by Deputy Chief Cerjio Martinez of the El Paso Police Department. In June of 2000, the news media in El Paso, Texas reported information that they had obtained a document purportedly leaked by a confidential informant within the El Paso Police Department. The police department launched a criminal investigation into the matter which resulted in the obtaining of a written, sworn statement from Deputy Chief Martinez. The statement, entitled, “Sworn Statement to the Grand Jury,” was given to the Texas Rangers as well as officers of the El Paso Police Department. It is this written, sworn statement that was the subject of Deputy Chief Martinez’s motion to suppress.

For the reasons stated in this opinion, we find that the trial court did not err in suppressing the “Sworn Statement to the Grand Jury” of Deputy Chief Martinez, and we affirm the order of the trial court.

 
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