Accused Atlanta shooter will not appear in court Thursday

Robert Aaron Long, the 21-year-old man accused of killing eight people in an Atlanta shooting spree earlier this week, will not appear in court Thursday as scheduled. Long’s initial hearing was scheduled in Cherokee County Court, but the hearing has been canceled, a spokeswoman with the Cherokee County Clerk of Courts confirmed to the New York Daily News. A spokesperson for the Cherokee County District Attorney’s Office told The News that Long’s legal counsel waived the hearing, where a judge would typically read the charges against the defendant and advises them of their rights. No other cour…

Read More

HEDGE accordingly