October 31, 2007
Quitman - A police officer in Quitman has been fired for disorderly conduct.
The department won't release the officers name, but says he got into a dispute with a Quitman woman on October 22nd.
That woman filed a complaint after a taser was used on her in a separate incident later that day.
Police say an investigation found that the officer did not use proper procedures so he was let go.
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The Worth County's Best Friends Humane Society's biggest fundraiser of the year is just around the corner and tickets are selling out fast.
Spring pollens have made an early appearance this year in Southwest Georgia.