Metro Atlantans increasingly arm themselves

Acts of self-defense often turn deadly, but no charges are filed against citizens who fighting back when threatened with crime

By Christian Boone
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution

ATLANTA — Yuhanna Williams was still clutching a knife when a Rockdale County sheriff's deputy encountered the Covington man's body Saturday night in an Ingles parking lot. Williams' shooter stood nearby.

"This guy tried to rob me and I shot him," Ryan Moore told the deputy.

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