Victor Hill accused of shooting woman in Lawrencev...
by Kate Brumback
Associated Press
04:20 PM, Monday, May 04
Sheriff Victor Hill has been a lightning rod for controversy since he fired 27 deputies on his first day in office a decade ago and then used a military tank on drug raids in suburban Atlanta's Clayton County. He was voted out of office in 2008, b...

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