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Man wanted in Dawson found dead in Gilmer County

Has three hour standoff with authorities

Posted: January 24, 2017 2:17 p.m.

A man who was wanted by the Dawson County Sheriff's Office on charges of assault and battery was found dead in Gilmer County on Saturday.

The man, Roger Dale Garrett, 42, was found dead of an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound by Gilmer County deputies on Jan. 21 after a three-hour standoff.

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