COLUMBUS, GA (WALB) - Albany and Valdosta officially have a new federal prosecutor.
Albany Attorney Charles Peeler was sworn in as the US Attorney for the Middle District of Georgia on Wednesday.
Peeler was sworn in inside a Columbus courtroom.
Peeler will lead the office, which handles federal cases in Albany, Valdosta, Columbus and 70 counties in the state.
Peeler issued this statement after he was sworn in on Wednesday:
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