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2 men charged with shooting, killing 20-year-old outside Gwinnett shopping centerWSB Channel 2 Atlanta1 DAY AGO
Navy Veteran Identified in Attempted Arson of Martin Luther King Jr.’s Childhood HomeWHEREISTHEBUZZNewsBreak Contributor
Gainesville man admits to widespread unemployment fraud after applying 19 states & D.C.The Bullet PointNewsBreak Contributor
Major retail chain opens another location in GeorgiaKristen WaltersNewsBreak Contributor
The 1979 Atlanta Serial Murderer Of 29 Victims - Or Was He?The LanternNewsBreak Contributor
Woman almost burns down birth home of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.Adrian HolmanNewsBreak Contributor
North Georgia counties under tornado watch | Live updates
ATLANTA — Showers and thunderstorms are moving into north Georgia with a developing strong area of low pressure - which means a chance for severe weather. As neighboring states experience potentially tornadic activity Saturday, 11Alive StormTrackers are keeping an eye on the line of storms as they move into north Georgia. Though the risk levels for metro Atlanta counties are low - they are not zero. Northwest Georgia has a chance of stronger storms.
Shop with a sheriff: 250 kids select gifts with Fulton County deputies
Prentis Cheeley knew exactly what was on his shopping list. Play-Doh....
Georgia Hunters Terrify Neighbors, Approach Front Doors at Night Holding Crossbows in Eerie Video
Hunters can hunt in residential areas, but they have to first obtain permission from property owners
Bridal shop owner says convicted thief walked out of her Sandy Spring store with thousands
The store owner said the thief waited until she stepped around the corner and then raided the office.
'I already sacrificed them': Easter Sunday strangler of a woman and her 2-year-old son sentenced to spend the rest of his life behind bars
The convicted killer received two life sentences for the 2017 Easter Sunday murders of a woman and her 2-year-old son. The post ‘I already sacrificed them’: Easter Sunday strangler of a woman and her 2-year-old son sentenced to spend the rest of his life behind bars first appeared on Law & Crime.
Brookhaven police respond to man found shot on I-85 ramp
On Dec. 8, during Friday afternoon rush hour traffic, Brookhaven Police responded to calls that a man was hit by a car at the southbound ramp of I-85 and North Druid Hills Road. Emergency responders learned the victim was suffering from a gunshot wound. The victim was pronounced dead on arrival at Grady Memorial Hospital. […] The post Brookhaven police respond to man found shot on I-85 ramp appeared first on Rough Draft Atlanta.
Grinch Behind Bars: Package Thefts Foiled by Forsyth County Deputies
By Ciara Perez, News Reporter | iSkyCreations - News & Media (ISC News) Forsyth County, GA - In a festive turn of events, law enforcement authorities in Forsyth County have successfully apprehended the notorious "Grinch" responsible for a string of package thefts plaguing the area during this holiday season. After receiving numerous reports from concerned citizens and analyzing doorbell camera footage, deputies were able to track down and arrest an individual matching the description provided by vigilant community members.
Three dead, including mother and teen son, after deadly Lawrenceville crash, police say
LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. — A mother, her teen son and motorcyclist are now dead after a deadly Thursday night crash not far from downtown Lawrenceville, according to Gwinnett County Police. The Loganville mother's 9-year-old son was also injured in the crash. He was taken to a local hospital for his...
Man stabbed while sitting in booth at McDonald’s in DeKalb County, employee says
DeKalb police are on the scene of a stabbing at a McDonald’s fast food restaurant.
Man caused ‘mass chaos’ at DeKalb club when he opened fire, shooting 3 people, deputies say
DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. — A man has been charged with shooting people outside of a DeKalb County club last month. On Nov. 11, police say Tyrone Rolland, 40 of Stone Mountain, caused “mass chaos” at a nightclub. Brookhaven police say they were called to Da Spot on Buford Hwy. in Brookhaven just after 5:30 a.m. to reports of several people being shot. According to DeKalb County deputies, Rolland fired at least five shots at someone standing in front of the club.
Missing Norcross woman reunited with her family
On Oct. 30, Amanda Kelley Hines’ family filed a missing person report with Gwinnett County Police. The family had last been in contact with her on Oct. 18. Detectives reached out to the broader community on Nov. 1 for help in finding 33-year-old Hines, who is from Norcross. Hines...
Major retail chain opens another location in Georgia
A popular retailer recently opened another new location in Georgia this past week. Read on to learn more. On Friday, December 1, 2023, the growing apparel chain Burglinton celebrated the grand opening of its newest Georgia location in Duluth, according to a store opening announcement posted on the company's official website.
These milton, GA based Puppies are the latest up for adoption and in need of a good home
Interested in adding a furry friend to your family? Even if you're just keen on viewing some of the cute critters available for adoption nearby, there are ample pets waiting for their forever homes in animal shelters throughout and around milton.
Local Recognition: Alpharetta Schools Shine in Recent State and National Rankings
Alpharetta schools have been acknowledged for their high performance in recent rankings by Niche, a school data provider. Several schools in the area have been placed highly in the 2024 school rankings. Fulton Science Academy was named the best private elementary school in Georgia, with Mount Pisgah Christian ranking 16th.
5 people, 3 cats and dog survive early morning Gwinnett County house fire
An early morning house fire at a Gwinnett County home was put out after an hour, with five residents and multiple pets able to escape in time.
Man shot during meet-up for online transaction in Decatur, police say
During a meet-up to buy something he found online, a man was shot in the chest at a home in Decatur, police said.
DeKalb County police investigating deadly hit-and-run crash
DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. — DeKalb County police are investigating the death of a man killed in a hit-and-run crash Friday night. At about 8:21 p.m. Friday, officers responded to Panthersville Road and Jaguar Drive to reports of a person hit by a vehicle. When they arrived they found a deceased man on the side of the road. Witnesses told police they saw a vehicle strike the man before driving away.
Fulton County DA says U.S. Marshals less cooperative after 2 of their own indicted for murder
In 2021, two people associated with the U.S. Marshals Service were indicted on murder charges related to the shooting death of man they were arresting.
Cobb County sheriff’s deputies deliver smiles with ‘Santa on Wheels’
ATLANTA, Ga. (Atlanta News First) - Cobb County Sheriff Craig Owens remembers some of the challenges that came with being raised by a single mother. “I understand the struggles of that, and seeing your mom work hard to try to give you everything you want for Christmas, and struggling to do that,” he said.
Nearly 2 dozen victims say Gwinnett man helping women in recovery was stealing their money
Aaron Hayes, 53, operated what he advertised as a nonprofit called “Wheels N Recovery” and required upfront payments, but never followed through.