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Sheriff’s Office: Man who shot at officers escaped into woods in Bartow County

Sheriff’s Office: Man who shot at officers escaped into woods in Bartow County

The Bartow County Sheriff's Office is looking for Justin Ray Green who has multiple outstanding felony warrants. Last night, deputies were called to the area of Mountain View Road in Acworth in an attempt to locate a Green, who was suspected of being drunk and disorderly. As soon as deputies arrived in the area officers say Green fired multiple shots at them and fled into the woods behind Mountain View Drive.  A perimeter was set up but Green is still on the loose. He is considered armed and dangerous. If you see him, police say to call 911.
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Police say Georgia massage parlor shootings were not racially motivated

Police say Georgia massage parlor shootings were not racially motivated

New: Law enforcement officials say three shootings at metro Atlanta massage parlors do not appear to be racially motivated, but were instead motivated by the suspect's alleged sex addiction. "He made indicators that he has some issues, potentially sexual addiction, and may have frequented some of these places in the past," said Cherokee County Sheriff Frank Reynolds. According to Cherokee County Sheriff's Department spokesman Jay Baker, the suspect -- identified as 21-year-old Robert Aaron Long, took responsibility for the shootings and also told investigators they were not racially motivated. "He sees these locations as something that allows him to go…
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