News Minute: Here is the latest Georgia news from The Associated Press - Local news, weather, sports Savannah | WSAV On Your Side

News Minute: Here is the latest Georgia news from The Associated Press

Posted: Updated:

ATLANTA (AP) - The state attorney general's office is asking a judge to deny a request for sanctions made by the former head of the state ethics commission. Stacey Kalberman earlier this year won her lawsuit claiming retaliation for investigating complaints against Gov. Nathan Deal. A hearing has been set for Monday.

ATLANTA (AP) - Many potential presidential candidates in 2016 are taking a cautious approach to the clashes between protesters and police in suburban St. Louis over the death of Michael Brown. The exception has been Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul, who says the shooting and protests show the need to demilitarize police departments.

COLUMBUS, Ga. (AP) - A 16-year-old boy has been shot dead behind the wheel of a car. Police in Columbus say two teenage passengers are charged with felony murder. Police found Christopher Jones' body last night in the driver's seat of a stolen car that crashed after he was shot.

RIVERDALE, Ga. (AP) - Clayton County are investigating a shooting that left one man dead and another man wounded in Riverdale. Authorities found Darrel Agee Jr. in the living room of the residence, with multiple gunshots wounds. A second victim -- Christopher Brown -- was pronounced dead at a hospital. Police are searching for suspects.

Copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Powered by WorldNow

1430 East Victory Drive
Savannah, GA 31404

Telephone: 912.651.0300
Fax: 912.651.0320

Can't find something?
Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Media General Communications Holdings, LLC. A Media General Company.