An Athens-Clarke County police officer was shot and killed on Tuesday, and officers were hunting for a suspect, according to the Athens Banner-Herald. Athens-Clarke County police said in a statement they were searching for Jamie Hood. Authorities described Hood as a 33-year-old black man who weights 175 pounds and is 5 feet, 9 inches tall. “He should be considered armed and dangerous,” police said in a brief statement. “He is wanted for murder.” Media reports
Taken in Smyrna, Ga.
Located near Eatonton, Ga., and Greensboro, Ga., Lake Oconee was created in 1979 when Georgia Power finished the Wallace Dam along the Oconee River.