Hood Surrenders Peacefully

After a long day of intense negotiations Friday suspected Athens cop killer Jamie Hood walked out of an apartment surrounded by four of the eight hostages he had been holding and surrendered peacefully to police on live television. Athens-Clark Couynty police and the GBI had been searching for Hood for four days after two officer were shot following a car jacking. Officer Elmer “Buddy” Christian died from his injuries Officer Tony Howard continues to recuperate from being shot twice.  Here is the story of how the very intense saga unfolded according to the AJC

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