EARLY VOTING HAS STARTED WATCH WAOK and V-103's Atlanta Mayoral Forum| Get To Know The Candidates | Latest Polls | LISTEN  | AND Don't Forget Election Day Is Nov. 7!

DeKalb County: Motion Denied To Dismiss Murder Charges Against Ex Cop

ATLANTA, GA- A DeKalb county judge denied a motion to dismiss felony murder charges against an ex DeKalb police officer Tuesday. Former DeKalb county officer Robert Olsen is charged in the shooting death of Anthony Hill. Hill a veteran of the Air Force was shot by Olsen back in March of 2015.
At that time, Olsen encountered Hill at a DeKalb county apartment complex in response to a disturbance call.
Olsen faced Hill who was naked at the time yelling and walking through the complex. According to prosecutors , Olsen shot Hill when he allegedly disregarded commands to stop and walked toward the officer. The ex officer has been charged with two counts of felony murder, aggravated assault, making false statements, and two counts of violation of oath of public office in connection with the shooting.

More from Mike Moore

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More From CBS Atlanta

Watch Dukes & Bell Live
Taz Goes Big With A New Daily Show!

Watch & Listen LIVE