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Officials identify woman's body found at Lake Lanier

HALL COUNTY, Ga. (CBS46)- Hall County authorities have confirmed to CBS46 that a body found at Lake Lanier on October 12, 2018 is Madeline Sinagra. The body of Sinagra was found in an area of lake near Vans Tavern Park in Forsyth County near Vans Tavern Road. Hall County authorities began their in

CBS 46 - 2018-10-19 19:02:00

HAUNTED TRAP HOUSE: 2 Chainz, 13 Stories build haunt | WSB

Rapper 2 Chainz made the trap house famous when he rented an Atlanta home, painted it pink and used it to promote his album "Pretty Girls Like Trap Music." There have been several reincarnations of the home, but the one at 13 stories is the most undead of the bunch.

WSB-TV ATLANTA - 2018-10-19 16:18:09

'Love and Hip Hop: Atlanta' star arrested again for stalking same girl she attacked earlier in the week

Atlanta, GA (CBS46) An Atlanta-based reality TV star is back in jail this morning after being arrested for the second time in just two days. Tommie Lee of the popular television series 'Love and Hip Hop: Atlanta' was arrested for stalking the same girl she's accused of attacking at a local middle sc

CBS 46 - 2018-10-19 08:33:00

26 things to do for Halloween in metro Atlanta

Boo at the ZooWhen:October 20, 21, 27, 28, 9:30 a.m.-3 p.m.Where:Zoo AtlantaCost:$17 to $23Details:One of Atlanta’s favorite family-friendly Halloween events is back for another year. All costumes are welcome to Zoo Atlanta as it hosts a costume parade, carnival games, crafts, a “Monster Mash Disco”


One of Douglas County's most wanted captured

DOUGLAS COUNTY, Ga.- The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office said Thursday they have captured one of their most wanted.Douglas County deputies said Erica Hardy was wanted for multiple counts of exploiting the elderly or disabled, theft by receiving stolen property and theft by deception.It was not immed

FOX5ATLANTA.COM - 2018-10-18 23:53:00

Not heard from in 6 months, not seen in 10 | Carroll County searches for missing teen

BOWDON, Ga. -- Authorities in Carroll County are on the lookout for a teen girl not seen since December, or heard from in 6 months.


Suspect killed after firing gun while handcuffed during traffic stop on I-75

BARTOW COUNTY, Ga. - The Georgia State Patrol said a man is dead after he managed to fire a weapon hidden in his waistband while handcuffed during a traffic stop on I-75. The bullet hit a trooper in the stomach but his bulletproof vest saved his life, police said. The shooting happened Thursday at

WSB-TV ATLANTA - 2018-10-18 22:32:20

Temple Police officer facing major medical battle gets insured after 11Alive report

Justin Jordan had been with the Temple Police Department for about a year. He was promised that the job came with health insurance. But, when it really counted, he found out someone dropped the ball with protecting him. Now, they've corrected the error an

WXIA 11 ALIVE - 2018-10-19 04:03:31

Officers shoot, kill man holding replica machine gun, GBI says

WALTON COUNTY, Ga. - The GBI has identified the man killed in an officer-involved shooting in Monroe. According to authorities, Mahlon Edward Summerour, 69, was wearing a curtain his clothing and carrying a weapon when police responded to a call about a man carrying a gun. The incident happened arou

WSB-TV ATLANTA - 2018-10-18 19:39:56

Top 5 Things to Do in Cobb

1) 42nd annual HarvestFestWHAT: The Arts and Crafts festival will feature Scarecrows on the Square, a costume contest, Touch-A-Truck and more.WHEN: Saturday, Oct. 20, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.


VIDEO: 12-year-old facing felony charges following incident at Cumberland Mall

COBB COUNTY, Ga. (CBS46)- CBS46 has obtained cell phone video of a Cobb County police officer arresting a 12-year-old African-American boy at Cumberland Mall.In the video that has since gone viral, you can see an officer holding the arm of an African-American boy. In the background, you can hear the

CBS 46

Police find body of missing teacher accused of having inappropriate relationship with student

LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. - Gwinnett County police confirmed late Wednesday evening that they had found the body of a missing DeKalb County teacher accused of having an inappropriate relationship with a student. Zachary Meadors, 28, was last seen on Saturday. Family members filed a missing person report on

WSB-TV ATLANTA - 2018-10-18 09:38:40

'Love & Hip Hop' star Tommie Lee arrested at daughter's middle school

COBB COUNTY, Ga. - Atlanta's WSB-TV has learned a reality television star was arrested Tuesday at her child's middle school in Cobb County, Georgia. WSB-TV'sMatt Johnson obtained the arrest warrant for Atasha Chizaah Jefferson, known as Tommie Lee on "Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta." Jefferson is accused o

WHIO.COM - 2018-10-18 12:32:00

Man accused of murder in 2017 shooting death of woman in Gaffney

that Drenika Lanette Hopper, 20, of Carrollton, Ga., was shot in the head on Morris Drive back in January of 2017.


4 arrested in Newnan after infants found in room 'completely filled with thick marijuana smoke'

Two other men were found in bedrooms in the home, along with numerous smoking devices, according to the report. The smoking devices were confiscated.

WXIA 11 ALIVE - 2018-10-17 20:26:23

Powder Springs man using church to hide money, cut taxes sentenced

ATLANTA (AP) A Georgia man who funneled millions of dollars through a church he created to avoid paying federal taxes has been sentenced to spend a year and a half in prison. Federal prosecutors said during sentencing Tuesday that 68-year-old Dr. Michael Jon Kell of Powder Springs was also ordered t

CBS 46 - 2018-10-18 12:07:00

Mom accused of using 3-year-old daughter to make child porn | Atlanta: News, Weather and Traffic

Kayla Parker, 26, of Dayton, was arrested on charges of sexual abuse, child exploitation, indecent assault and endangering the welfare of a child, Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro and Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine said Tuesdayin a news release.


Mom, 4 children dead in apparent murder-suicide, deputies say | Atlanta: News, Weather and Traffic

BREAKING: Apparent Murder-Suicide in Maury CountyNews4 is LIVE on the scene of an investigation in Maury County, where five people are confirmed dead of an apparent murder-suicide. Getting more information from Sheriff Bucky Rowland now:Posted byWSMV News 4, Nashvilleon Monday, October 15, 2018


Former Atlanta Falcons running back busted by wife molesting little girl

Justin Crawford (Image Source: Muscogee County Jail)A shocking crime and a confession may send former Atlanta Falcon Justin Crawford, 23, to divorce court and prison. Crawford was arrested this past weekend by police in Columbus, Georgia, after his wife busted him with a 12-year-old girl in a compro


Ex-Falcon Arrested On Charges Of Having Sex With 12 Year Old Girl

COLUMBUS, GA -- Justin Crawford, a former Georgia high school standout football player who signed briefly with the Atlanta Falcons earlier this season, was arrested Saturday in Columbus on charges that he allegedly had sex with a 12-year-old girl. Crawford played running back at Hardaway High School