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Georgia law enforcement troll recent weather conditions

It's not very often Georgia experiences snowfall so, of course, it's been out of the ordinary we've garnered multiple inches over the last month. Since Georgians aren't used to the snowy weather, local law enforcement has to put out reminders to its constituents. Thankfully they have a sense of humo

WXIA 11 ALIVE - 2018-01-17 21:16:00

Cops believe hypothermia caused 2 recent deaths in downtown Atlanta

In the past three weeks, Atlanta police have responded to two deaths they believe were caused by hypothermia. In each case, the bodies were found wrapped in blankets in downtown Atlanta. Police said the man and woman, found weeks apart within a mile of each other, were both homeless. The most rece

MYAJC.COM - 2018-01-18 00:00:27

Here's what we know will be closed in Atlanta due to weather Thursday

The snow had stopped falling by the time most intown Atlanta residents awoke Wednesday, but enough of it was left behind to disrupt the city's normal business practices. Expect more of the same on Thursday. Atlanta government offices and municipal courts will remain closed due to bad road condition

MYAJC.COM - 2018-01-18 00:58:33

Small child, infant sister rescued after mom's car was stolen in freezing temps

A massive manhunt took place Wednesday night after a car was stolen from a local Quik ATrip that had a four-year-old girl and her 1-month-old sister inside. According to police, the children had been left unattended while their mother, Precious Wilmer, had gone inside to pay for gas. Wilmer said she

WXIA 11 ALIVE - 2018-01-18 07:02:00

New Roundabout Coming To Gwinnett County

LAWRENCEVILLE, GA - The Gwinnett County Board of Commissioners on Tuesday awarded a contract to install a roundabout at the intersection of Sardis Church Road and Doc Hughes Road. Curb and gutter, lighting and sidewalks are also part of the project. Peach State Construction Co. LLC was the lowest o

PATCH - 2018-01-17 19:12:15

Officer struck by vehicle at Lenox released from hospital

An Atlanta Police Officer was struck by an SUV while investigating an accident Wednesday morning. According to Atlanta Police Sgt. John Chafee, several vehicles slid into each other on the ice that is coating Lenox Road, as it passes over Georgia 400. An officer was outside her police cruiser beginn

WXIA 11 ALIVE - 2018-01-17 23:34:00

Armed Robber With 333 Tattoo On Face Arrested: Gwinnett Police

LAWRENCEVILLE, GA - A Duluth man, with a 333 tattoo on his face, has been arrested and charged with one count of criminal attempt to commit robbery after police say he used a silver handgun to demand $300 from employees at the QuikTrip at 1055 Old Peachtree Road in unincorporated Lawrenceville, Dec.

PATCH - 2018-01-17 13:32:31

Snow sends motorists skidding in South; more than 90 crashes reported Wednesday in Atlanta

A fire official was fatally injured Wednesday in West Feliciana Parish when a pickup truck pulling a trailer lost control on an icy road and hit the chief, who was investigating a previous crash, said Louisiana State Police. The second death occurred in New Orleans, Mayor Mitch Landrieu said. A wint

THEATLANTAVOICE.COM - 2018-01-17 22:29:55

Four month investigation leads to multiple New Bern drug arrests

Josiah Timothy Moreland, 18, of New Bern is being held on a $150,000 secured bond after being arrested in January, 2018, on multiple drug offenses. A four-month investigation into Craven County drug sales led to the arrest of multiple Craven County men. The New Bern Police Department executed a sear

WCTI12.COM - 2018-01-17 16:28:52

Community complaints result in four arrested in New Bern

NEW BERN, N.C. (WITN) - A local police department says numerous complaints about drugs being sold at an apartment complex has resulted in four people facing drug charges. For four months, the New Bern Police Department says they have been investigating complaints at Tara Hill Apartments, in the 280

WITN - 2018-01-18 05:51:00

Flight delays, cancellations already hitting area airports

Delays and cancellations are affecting some flights at all three major airports in eastern North Carolina. At Coastal Carolina Regional Airport, a flight to Charlotte was cancelled and flights to Roanoke and Atlanta were delayed. At the Pitt-Greenville Airport, two flights to Charlotte are delayed o

WCTI12.COM - 2018-01-17 07:25:34

City of New Bern says roads, crews are prepared for winter weather

NEW BERN, N.C. (WITN) - While potential weather impacts remain less than what the east has recently experienced, preparations still continue across the east. Whatever begins to accumulate, the city of New Bern says they want to be prepared and a huge part of that is making sure roadways are as saf

WITN - 2018-01-18 03:13:00

Police seize cocaine, cash, gold and silver in arrest of Greenville man

GREENVILLE, N.C. (WNCT) - A 19-year-old Greenville man has been arrested after a three-month-long drug investigation by the Greenville Police Department. William Mann was charged with trafficking cocaine, felony maintaining a dwelling, felony maintaining a vehicle, possession of marijuana parapherna

WNCT - 2018-01-17 22:20:10

Firefighters battle blaze at New Bern bottling facility

New Bern, NC (WITN) - Emergency services personnel are working to extinguish a fire at RA Jeffrey's beer distributor warehouse on Red Robin Lane in New Bern. Firefighters from three departments were called to battle the blaze including Township Station 7, West of New Bern and New Bern Fire Departme

WITN - 2018-01-17 12:27:00

Jacksonville man charged with strangling woman

A Jacksonville man accused of strangling a woman in the presence of a child remained in custody Wednesday. Millard Lewis Sailor, 29, of Kodiak Court in Jacksonville was arrested by the Jacksonville Police Department on Jan. 14 and charged with assault by strangulation, assault with a deadly weapon i

JDNEWS.COM - 2018-01-17 20:24:26

Brief winter weather forces cancellations, closures

While central and western parts of North Carolina received a heap of snow on Wednesday morning, eastern North Carolina saw a brief dusting of precipitation starting in the late afternoon, followed by frigid temperatures on Wednesday night. Still, the weather event had an effect on local schools and

DAILY REFLECTOR - 2018-01-17 23:59:59

Woman who died in Florida casino boat fire grew up in Beachwood, uncle says

PORT RICHEY, Florida - A 42-year-old woman who died after a casino shuttle boat caught fire off Florida's Gulf Coast was a Northeast Ohio native who grew up in Beachwood, a family member said. Carrie Dempsey died Sunday from injuries she suffered when the shuttle boat caught fire in the water near P

CLEVELAND.COM - 2018-01-17 22:51:26

Port Richey casino boat fire: What happened before the order to jump

PASCO COUNTY, Fla. (WFLA) - The charred wreckage of "Island Lady" sits just offshore where Captain Mike Batten ran it aground Sunday afternoon. Its burned-out hull is that remains from the inferno, which claimed Lutz woman Carrie Dempsey's life and sent 50 passengers and crew scrambling to safety in

WFLA.COM - 2018-01-17 02:34:01

Weather forecast: Freezing conditions overnight for most of region

Here's your Tampa area weather forecast for late Wednesday into Thursday, including where freeze warnings will be in effect through morning. The cold air we've been talking about for over a week has arrived. This will be one of the coldest blasts of air we see this winter. The entire region is unde

BAY NEWS 9 - 2018-01-17 23:59:59

Man found dead at Tampa home Wednesday morning

The Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office is investigating an early morning homicide. Deputies said Elijah Moore, 22, was found dead at 3703 Caraway Street in Tampa. No other information has been released on the homicide investigation. Anyone with information is asked to call the HCSO at 813-247-8

BAY NEWS 9 - 2018-01-17 19:14:22