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Habersham County drug raid disaster highlights need for police reform

...5:30 a.m. no-knock raid in Killeen, Texas, went awry. Police were slinking outside the home of suspected cocaine dealer Marvin Louis Guy when he opened fire on the intruders. The 12-hour search that ensued returned nothing more than...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-07-13/habersham-county
Savannah police say shootings are related

...whether the last three were in retaliation for the first. The string of street shootings started after convicted cocaine dealer Felix Scott, 24, was shot May 16. Victims' friends say the three shootings that followed resulted from a payback...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/05/23/met_373391.shtml
Metro
Dealer headed back to prison

...the time he spent in a state prison before his release and from information leading to the arrest of a low-level cocaine dealer. In October 2004, two judges who had sentenced Mr. Davis to concurrent 10-year prison sentences ordered his release...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/10/28/met_16591.shtml
Metro
Police crack down on violence

...said. No motive for the shootings has been released. The killings began May 16 with the fatal shooting of convicted cocaine dealer Felix Scott, 24. Hours later, Michael Grant, 27, was killed at the Fred Wessels housing project. On Monday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/05/24/met_373486.shtml
Metro
'The Passion' soars beyond $200 million in second weekend to remain top film

...Christ's death. "Starsky & Hutch," an update of the 1970s TV show, stars Stiller and Wilson as buddy cops hunting a cocaine dealer. "Hidalgo" stars Mortensen as an Old West cowboy who becomes the first Westerner invited to compete in a horse...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/03/08/mov_408098.shtml
Movies
Federal prison offering tours

...supervisors who must account for all their charges in work details every two hours. In June, however, a convicted cocaine dealer, Ramon Alonzo, was discovered missing at a 10 a.m. count on a Saturday. He was not captured during a wide search...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/10/30/met_243290.shtml
Metro
Conn. tries to stop inmates seeking dirt on guards

...can uncover using open records laws. While serving 17 years of a 25-year term in Washington State for killing a cocaine dealer he was trying to rob, Wright requested documents on all of the doctors working for the state's prison system...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2010/01/26/liv_564696.shtml
Life & style
Notables who died in 2004 in the arts, pop culture

...brutal Martha in Edward Albee's "Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?" Jan. 14. Ron O'Neal, 66. His role as cocaine dealer Youngblood Priest in "Superfly" epitomized "blaxploitation" films. Jan. 14. Olivia Goldsmith, 54. Her novel...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/12/26/liv_438156.shtml
Life & style
Man's appeal goes awry as he gets more jail time

An Augusta cocaine dealer had his appeal for a lighter sentence backfire when a federal appeals court decided his punishment wasn't harsh enough. Andrew...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/03/15/met_338759.shtml
Metro
Prosecutors: Mobster did crimes to boost 'retirement' fund

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. - An aging, cancer-stricken mobster planned to rob and kill a cocaine dealer and kidnap the son of a businessman to shore up his "retirement," prosecutors said. Recovering from heart surgery and suffering...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/10/07/biz_430556.shtml
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