The ongoing saga at DeKalb County’s “Cop City” took a deadly turn Tuesday when a state trooper was shot by a protester who was then killed in the ensuing shootout.  The wounded officer is in stable condition.  Cop City, the site of a proposed law enforcement training facility in a wooded area of unincorporated DeKalb County, has been the site of great controversy over the past year.  Clashes between protesters – some claiming to be environmentalists and others opposed to police – have gotten more and more violent, with six arrested last month and hit with domestic terrorism charges.  This deadly turn though will hopefully be the last straw for the “forest defenders.”  SINKING…

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