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Officer shoots man at hotel

Posted: Wednesday, November 20, 2019 7:58 am

MONROE, Ga. — State investigators said a man refused to comply with police officers then suddenly accelerated his Jeep as they tried to talk to him after a dispute at a hotel.

An officer fired at the man, striking him at least twice. Chad Joyner, 35, of Springfield, Georgia, sustained injuries not believed to be life-threatening.

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