Man sentenced after shooting Douglas officer

Man sentenced after shooting Douglas officer

DOUGLAS, GA (WALB) - A Douglas man has been sentenced to life in prison after pleading guilty to armed robbery and aggravated assault to a police officer.

20-year-old Christopher Barnett shot a Douglas police officer after robbing a Flash Foods in July of last year.

Barnett pled guilty to both crimes and was sentenced to life in prison on Friday.

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