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Three Atlanta narcotics officers were wounded after 92-yr.-old Kathryn Johnston opened fire when they approached her home with a warrant. Officers returned fire, killing Johnston. Police officials say the shooting was justified. (AP Photo/Ric Feld)

Atlanta woman, 92, in
shootout with police

ATLANTA -- A 92-year-old woman was shot to death Tuesday after she fired at three narcotics officers trying to serve a warrant at her house, officials said.

Neighbors and relatives said it must have been a case of mistaken identity. Police said they had the right address.

Police said the woman, whose name was not released, was the only person home at the time, and had lived there for about 17 years... Full Story

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