Nationwide Manhunt Underway for Disbarred Georgia Attorney Accused of Killing His Mother
COBB COUNTY, Ga. -- A nationwide manhunt is underway for a disbarred Georgia attorney accused of killing his mother. Richard Merritt had been sentenced to 15 years in prison and 15 years on probation after being convicted of stealing money from his clients and elder abuse. The court found him guilty on more than 30 counts of theft, forgery and elder exploitation.