Killing of A. L. McCamy Jr. in Georgia in 1936
A. L. McCamy Jr., 21, a laborer, was killed by a mob in 1936 in Whitfield County, Georgia. McCamy was arrested after allegedly breaking into the house of a widow. McCamy was taken from his jail cell, shot and hanged by a mob of about 200 white individuals.The sheriff claimed to be asleep.
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