FedEx shooting victim files suit against company
by Hilary Butschek
05:17 PM, Monday, May 04
MARIETTA — The Canton man seriously injured about one year ago in a shooting at the Kennesaw FedEx facility where he worked filed a lawsuit Monday against the shipping company. Christopher Sparkman and his wife, Jamie Lynn Sparkman, filed a lawsui...

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