ATLANTA (AP) - Lawyers for the parents of a south Georgia teenager found dead at school inside a rolled-up gym mat want the governor to order a coroner's inquest. The body of 17-year-old Kendrick Johnson was found Jan. 11, and sheriff's investigators concluded that he died in a freak accident. Johnson's parents insist someone must have killed him.
CUMMING, Ga. (AP) - A $10,000 reward is being offered for information leading to the suspects who stole 27 guns from a pawn shop in Forsyth County. The Bureau of Alcohol Tobacco Firearms and Explosives is offering $5,000, along with $5,000 from the National Shooting Sports Foundation.
ROSWELL, Ga. (AP) - Authorities in suburban Atlanta plan to lower the water level of a reservoir to continue searching for a man who has been reported missing. A Mattie's Call was issued last week for 71-year-old Gary Morris of Sandy Springs. Investigators have said the man has a history of depression and other medical needs.
ATLANTA (AP) - Political, civic and religious leaders are expected to speak at an event in Atlanta tonight to honor former South African President and anti-apartheid activist Nelson Mandela. Former Ambassador Andrew Young will be the keynote speaker at the event to honor Mandela at Morehouse College.
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