Georgia ex-policeman sentenced to 12 years in prison in shooting of unarmed black man

Georgia ex-policeman sentenced to 12 years in prison in shooting of unarmed black manRobert “Chip” Olsen, a 57-year-old white man, was convicted last month of aggravated assault and violating his oath of office but found not guilty of murder in the killing of 26-year-old Anthony Hill. Before the sentencing, members of Hill’s family urged Dekalb County Superior Court Judge LaTisha Dear Jackson to sentence Olsen to the maximum penalty of 30 years behind bars. “Because he chose to use deadly force, that is the reason we are here.



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