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November 06, 2013

23-year-old Georgia Mayor Shot During Robbery; His Mother Was Tied Up and Sustained Injuries

Chris Wright, Mayor of Dawson, Georgia, is still in the hospital, in critical condition after he was shot during an apparent robbery at his home on Thursday night, according to reports.

Wright, 23, was listed as being in critical condition and a prayer vigil started for him on Saturday evening when friends and family gathered in front of the Terrell County Courthouse, Dawson, Georgia.

Tonya Wright, the mayor’s mother, attended the prayer vigil along with about 100 other concerned people including several elected officials.

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