Atlanta officers apologize for deadly raid


3 await sentencing in fatal shooting of woman, 92, in 2006 in drug case gone wrong.

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By Bill Rankin
Atlanta Journal-Constitution

ATLANTA — Three disgraced and tearful former Atlanta cops apologized Monday for the botched drug raid that left terrified 92-year-old Kathryn Johnston shot dead by police bullets.

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