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ROME (AP) — The Latest on the fatal stabbing of a police officer in Rome and two American teenagers jailed in the slaying (all times local):

8:40 p.m.

The family of a 19-year-old California resident who is under investigation for the Rome slaying of an Italian police officer says a U.S. government official has briefly met with the jailed teen.

His family said in a statement Monday that Finnegan Lee Elder had gone to Rome as part of his first solo trip to Europe because a friend from home, 18-year-old Gabriel Christian Natale-Hjorthand, “apparently has family there and had invited him to stay.”

Natale-Hjorth also is in custody in connection with Friday’s fatal stabbing of 35-year-old on-duty plainclothes officer Mario Cerciello Rega during what Italian authorities alleged was an extortion attempt by the teens to get money and drugs.

Court records show Elder is suspected of being the one who knifed the officer, while Natale-Hjorthand is suspected of hitting the slain officer’s partner.

Elder grew up in San Francisco and played rugby and football in school. He had just finished his first year attending a community college. His

The family statement said: “Finn has no criminal record and no disciplinary record at any school he atten

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