Thursday Dec 5
Stars and Stripes
A dozen what-ifs in tragic death of retired Air Force officer
Deanne Westbrook woke up around 5 a.m. on Nov. 27, alone. At some point in the morning, she thought, her husband must have sneaked out of bed.
Neighbor who shot Air Force veteran with advanced Alzheimer's could...
Neighbor who shot Alzheimer's air force vet, 72, on his front yard prepares to use Zimmerman's 'stand your ground' defense Ronald Westbrook, 72, rang the doorbell at 4am at a home on a new development after wandering for 4 hours in the dark George Zimmerman used the Florida version of the defense after being charged with the shooting of black ... (more)
Autopsy planned in shooting of Alzheimer's patient
An autopsy has been scheduled for this weekend for a 72-year-old Alzheimer's patient who was shot after authorities say he wandered into a darkened yard in Georgia, officials in the rural area reported Friday.
Homeowner who shot mute Air Force veteran, 72, with advanced...
Homeowner who shot mute Air Force veteran, 72, with advanced Alzheimer's after he rang his doorbell in the middle of the night might be charged in his death Ronald Westbrook, 72, rang the doorbell at 4am at a home on a new development after wandering for 4 hours in the dark The dispatcher on the phone with Hendrix's wife did not know Hendrix had a ... (more)
Man with Alzheimers shot by homeowner after ringing the doorbell
Mute Air Force veteran, 72, with advanced Alzheimer's shot dead by homeowner after ringing his doorbell when he became lost and confused after wandering off in the middle of the night Ronald Westbrook rang the doorbell at 4am at a home on a new development after wandering for 4 hours in the dark A 72-year-old man with advanced Alzheimer's has been ... (more)
Dalton Daily Citizen
Man sentenced to life in prison without parole
A Rocky Face man was sentenced to life in prison without parole plus five years on Tuesday by Superior Court Judge Cindy Morris for the stabbing death of a Walker County man earlier this year.
Dalton Daily Citizen
Attorneys: Murder trial likely to exceed a week
Attorneys for both sides said a jury trial to determine whether a Rocky Face man committed murder or stabbed a man to death in self-defense could last more than a week.