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Braves player Marcell Ozuna arrested for DUI, police say

GWINNETT COUNTY, Ga. — Atlanta Braves outfielder Marcell Ozuna was arrested in Norcross early Friday morning for driving under the influence, according to the Norcross Police Department. Ozuna was booked at 4:39 a.m. and charged with DUI and failure to maintain lane, according to the arrest log. He was...
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Grammy-nominated rapper kidnapped from brewery and shot

A member of the Grammy-nominated hip-hop group Nappy Roots was kidnapped at gunpoint outside his brewery in Atlanta on Wednesday (17 August).Melvin Adams, famously known by his stage name Fish Scales, was leaving Atlantucky Brewery which he co-owns with the rest of Nappy Roots when he was approached by two male suspects, according to the police.The robbers allegedly forced Adams into his white Mercedes-Benz SUV at gunpoint, ordering him to drive them to Hapeville.When the rapper tried to escape, one of his kidnappers shot him in the leg, police said. The suspects then fled the scene. They got away...
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Man receives life plus 375 years in prison for murder of Fulton County detective

FULTON COUNTY, Ga. - A man accused of the deadly shooting of a Fulton County Police Department detective in March 2015 received a life sentence. Fulton County Superior Court Judge Jane C. Barwick sentenced 50-year-old Amanuel Menghesha for killing Fulton County Police Department Detective Terence Green and shooting at other officers. Prosecutors said he was found guilty of malice murder, aggravated assault on a peace officer and more than 30 other crimes.
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Two more inmates die in DeKalb County Jail

Two inmates were found hanging in their jail cells this week at the DeKalb County Jail. According to the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office, the deaths were unrelated incidents. The two deaths make a total of four inmate deaths at the jail in the last month. According to the sheriff’s...
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Missing 26-year-old woman declared dead

A woman who disappeared from her northwest Atlanta townhome on Tuesday was found unresponsive in her car a little more than two miles away. She was rushed to an area hospital, but was later pronounced dead.
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'Oldest bar on Peachtree Road' celebrates 20th anniversary

ATLANTA - Our show is called Good Day Atlanta…not Good Day Chicago. But today, we’ll allow the Windy City at least a sliver of the spotlight as we celebrate the 20th anniversary of an iconic Buckhead bar. Black Bear Tavern, which calls itself the "oldest bar on Peachtree...
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FIRST ALERT: Scattered rain through tonight; more rain this weekend

ATLANTA, Ga. (CBS46) - Scattered rain and a few storms will continue through the early evening, tapering off after midnight. It will be muggy and mild, with lows tonight dropping to near 70. If you have Friday night plans, bring an umbrella with you. The unsettled weather continues through the...
ATLANTA, GA
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Alleged drunk driver slams into Atlanta police cruiser

Kurt Erskine, who spent nearly 20 years as a federal prosecutor, has joined the Atlanta office of Polsinelli. Atlanta’s Rainbow Crosswalk vandalized yet again, police seek person of interest. Updated: 2 hours ago. Atlanta’s Rainbow Crosswalk vandalized yet again, police seek person of interest.
ATLANTA, GA
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FOOD TRUCK FRIDAY: What You Cookin' Baby

Kurt Erskine, who spent nearly 20 years as a federal prosecutor, has joined the Atlanta office of Polsinelli. Atlanta’s Rainbow Crosswalk vandalized yet again, police seek person of interest. Updated: 3 hours ago. Atlanta’s Rainbow Crosswalk vandalized yet again, police seek person of interest.
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$10,000 in damage at Buckhead Theatre as windows are smashed out

ATLANTA — Several windows were smashed out at the Buckhead Theatre by a man who police said was upset over a nearby barfight. In all, the string of broken windows amounted to roughly $10,000 in damage at the historic theater. Atlanta Police said they arrested a "young, drunk" man...
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