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Newsday says it can't find some sources in review of reporter who authored book on Baltimore riots

Newsday says it can't find some sources in review of reporter who authored book on Baltimore riots

A New York newspaper said Wednesday it has been unable to locate more than 100 sources cited by a former crime reporter during a four-and-a-half-year span.

Kevin Deutsch, the former reporter at Newsday, is also the author of "Pill City," a book published in January and marketed as telling the untold story of the Baltimore riots.

In an editor's note Wednesday, Newsday said it began a four-month review of more than 600 stories by Deutsch after The Baltimore Sun published an article in February that called elements of "Pill City" into question.

In the book, Deutsch described how two honor roll teenagers masterminded the looting of pharmacies during the...

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