A SNACK-TRUCK DRIVER WAS SHOT IN THE FACE DURING HIS ROUNDS IN CATOOSA COUNTY FRIDAY MORNING.  CONNELLY DEAN COFER OF OOLTEWAH WAS HOSPITALIZED AT ERLANGER IN CRITICAL CONDITION.  CATOOSA SHERIFF PHIL SUMMERS SAID THE SHOOTING WAS REPORTED AROUND 7 AM FRIDAY AT THE INTERSECTION OF OAK STREET AND CARLINE ROAD. THEY DON’T HAVE A MOTIVE, BUT COFER HAD BEEN ROBBED ON THIS ROUTE BEFORE.  THE GBI IS INVESTIGATING THE SHOOTING.

 

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