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Councilman convicted of aggravated assault

Dawson-- A Terrell County jury found Dawson City Councilman Joseph Breedlove guilty on four counts.

Breedlove, who also serves as mayor pro tem, was accused of following a 16-year-old to his girlfriend's house where he pistol whipped the teenager and shot out tires on his car.

In addition to the aggravated assault, Breedlove was convicted on charges of cruelty to children, possession of a firearm during the commission of a crime and possession of marijuana.

No date has been set for sentencing.

posted by dave.miller@walb.com