Georgia Police Chief Apologizes for 1940 Lynching

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Almost 77 years ago in LaGrange, Ga., a man named Austin Callaway was dragged out of a jail cell by a band of masked white men, then shot and left for dead. Last night LaGrange’s police chief, Louis Dekmar, who is white, issued a rare apology for a Southern lynching, the New York Times Want to read more? Please subscribe to The Crime Report!