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Services set for 1 of 2 officers killed in rural SW Georgia

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AMERICUS, Ga. (AP) - Funeral services for an Americus police officer killed in the line of duty are planned for Sunday.

Nicholas Ryan Smarr was responding to a domestic dispute Wednesday when he and Georgia Southwestern State University campus policeman Jody Smith were fired on.

The Macon Telegraph (http://bit.ly/2gmnxaC ) reports Smarr's funeral is planned for 2 p.m. Sunday at the Georgia Southwestern State University Storm Dome. Pastor Ricky Smarr and Americus Police Chief Mark Scott are officiating. Burial will follow at Oak Grove Cemetery.

Services are pending for Smith.

Suspected shooter Minguell Lembrick was found dead Thursday from an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound.

Information from: The Macon Telegraph, http://www.macontelegraph.com

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