No ‘blank slate’ jurors in county shaken by Arbery slaying

BRUNSWICK, Ga. — No. 218 joined a bike ride supporting Ahmaud Arbery’s family after the young Black man was chased down and shot dead. No. 236 was a longtime co-worker of one of the white men charged in the killing. Identified in court only by numbers, both people were summoned to jury duty in the … Read more

Police Vehicle Smashes Through Fence During Rescue of Car That Drove Off Bridge in Atlanta

A police officer in Atlanta, Georgia, smashed his vehicle through a fence while trying to access a car and its driver that had driven off a bridge on October 21, police said. The officer “was flagged down by a witness who advised the vehicle had driven off the bridge and landed approximately 50 feet below.” … Read more