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United States

1 January 2011

Associated Press

ALBANY, Georgia — Not even police officers are immune from arrest for firing a gun to celebrate New Year's. An Albany police officer has been arrested for shooting a gun in celebration of 2011's arrival early Saturday morning. Albany Police Chief John Proctor says 28-year-old Grady Rachel has been suspended without pay pending an internal investigation into the incident. Rachel, who lives in Lee County, was arrested by Lee County Sheriff's deputies. Authorities say... (GunPolicy.org)

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