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Georgia Sheriff-Elect Murdered

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Georgia Sheriff-Elect Murdered

Georgia Sheriff-Elect Murdered

Georgia Sheriff-Elect Murdered

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From Peach State Public Radio Susanna Capelouto reports that Dekalb County Sheriff-elect Derwin Brown was murdered last Friday. Brown was gunned down outside his home. Weeks before his murder Brown had ordered 38 sheriff's department employees to be fired once he gained office but there is no speculation by police officers about the motive.