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News Minute: Here is the latest Georgia news from The Associated Press

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ATHENS, Ga. (AP) - Authorities say a police officer has been released from a hospital after being shot while responding to a domestic dispute in Clarke County.

Athens-Clarke County police said Senior Police Officer Michael Ward was wounded yesterday.

ATLANTA (AP) - Atlanta police detectives are investigating the killing of a man inside a high-rise apartment building in midtown Atlanta.

Police say 21-year-old Brandon Michael Gibson was shot multiple times early Sunday morning at the SkyHouse Midtown apartments on West Peachtree Street near 12th Street.

WOODSTOCK, Ga. (AP) - Authorities have identified a deceased woman who was found floating in Lake Allatoona as a Marietta woman.

Officials late Sunday night identified the woman as 33-year-old Sheila Ann Carlotta.

LAGRANGE, Ga. (AP) - Authorities say a 1-year-old boy has died in an apparent accidental drowning in a west Georgia lake.

Troup County sheriff's officials say deputies were called to West Point Lake after a 911 call yesterday afternoon.

The lake near LaGrange is just east of the Georgia-Alabama line.

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