3 former Washington Co. deputies charged with murder after being indicted by grand jury

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Three Former Washington County, Georgia deputies have been indicted by a grand jury. 

District Hayward Altman says the indictment came Tuesday afternoon.

Henry Copeland, Michael Howell and Rhett Scott are charged with murder, false imprisonment and reckless conduct in connection with the tasing death of Eurie Martin.

Martin died over the summer while in police custody. 

The three men were indicted earlier this year but that was thrown out due to a procedural error.


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