ATLANTA — It’s the day the family of Richard Jewell waited 25 years for -- the unveiling of a tribute to Jewell in Centennial Olympic Park. “I know that he’s looking down on us, and he sees what’s going on, and he’s finally getting the recognition that he deserves, and I know he’s smiling on us today,” said Dana Jewell, Richard’s widow.
ATLANTA - A new monument in Centennial Olympic Park recognizes first responders who came to the aid of people caught in the 1996 Olympic bombing in Downtown Atlanta. It's dedicated to Richard Jewell, the late security guard scrutinized as a bombing suspect before he was cleared of suspicion during the FBI's investigation.
ATLANTA (CBS46) — Security guard Richard Jewell, who was thrust into the public eye after the deadly Centennial Olympic Park bombing, will be honored on Wednesday. The Georgia World Congress Center will host a dedication ceremony honoring Jewell and other law enforcement officers who responded to the terrorist attack. More...