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Deputy Blane Dixon shooting, part 2: A timeline of events that led to the murder on July 7, 2019
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Father Fred Dixon lowers one of the flags Monday, July 8, 2024, at Memorial Park Cemetery. The family of Deputy Blane Dixon raise the flags every year on the morning of July 7 and takes them down the evening of July 8. - photo by Scott Rogers
The fatal shooting of Hall County Sheriff’s Office Deputy Blane Dixon was the final act in a weeklong crime spree across Hall County. The following timeline is a combination of trial testimony, legal filings and police reports: