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Governor declares crime emergency, orders up to 1K National Guard troops to Atlanta

After a holiday weekend that saw dozens of people shot on the streets — including the killing of an 8-year-old girl — Gov. Brian Kemp has declared a state of emergency and authorized up to 1,000 Georgia National Guard troops to police Atlanta locations. A Governor’s Office press release said the soldiers will guard Governor’s […]