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Officers shoot and kill 60-year-old Georgia man during hostage situation

Officers shoot and kill 60-year-old Georgia man during hostage situation

CHICKAMAUGA -- Officers shot and killed a 60-year-old man Wednesday during a hostage situation in Chickamauga. The incident involved Walker County Sheriff's Deputies as well as Lookout Mountain Drug Task Force agents who responded to a domestic dispute on Brotherton Lane. According to the GBI, preliminary information indicates that a woman who lives at the residence had been beaten and held against her will by 60-year-old Jack Lamar Harris of Chickamauga. The victim was able to separate herself from Harris and contact Walker County 911 for help. Upon arriving at the scene, Walker County Sheriff’s Deputy Justin Henry, DTF Commander Dewayne…
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