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City Council: Dawson Mayor will not get 24-hour protection after release

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DAWSON, GA (WALB) -

Dawson City Council has voted to not provide 24-hour security protection for Dawson Mayor Chris Wright after he is released from the hospital.

Mayor Wright is expected to be released soon.

Wright was shot several times on Halloween night. He has been hospitalized ever since and his medical condition has been kept a secret.

The vote happened during a special called meeting Thursday afternoon.

Police have still not named any suspects in the case of the shooting.

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