Area man killed in standoff with police in Georgia

Published 08/27 2013 05:40PM

Updated 08/27 2013 06:28PM

COLUMBIA COUNTY, GA -- A Moultrie County man was killed by police in Georgia. Joseph Crist got into a four-hour standoff with authorities.

Officials say he raised his weapon at deputies who fired several rounds killing the 58-year old. The Sullivan-native had threatened suicide prior to the standoff.

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