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Police confirm one dead after an altercation in Warner Robins
WARNER ROBINS, Ga.-- Officers responded to a report of shots fired at the 300 block on Ridgestone Drive at around 8:19 a.m. on Sunday, according to Jennifer Parson with the Warner Robins Police Department.
5 Open Houses To Scope In The East Cobb Area
EAST COBB, GA — If you're in the market for a new place, you've likely already browsed through all the internet listings for your area. And while you may have learned roughly what these houses are like from the images, you just can't beat an in-person encounter with the real thing.
Elderly man who disappeared from Ocala is found in Georgia
OCALA, Fla. -- The Marion County Sheriff's Office says deputies are searching for an elderly man considered to be missing and endangered. Desmond Gray, 84, was last seen around 9:20 a.m. Sunday at his home on SE Maricamp Road near the intersection with Water Place in Ocala.
Man wanted in North Georgia deadly shooting apprehended in Alabama
A man wanted in connection with a deadly weekend shooting in North Georgia was taken into custody in Alabama. About 8 hours elapsed from the time Gordon County sheriff’s deputies found a man’s body at a home near Calhoun and Justin Blake Martinat, 29, was apprehended, authorities said. A manhunt beg
Georgia Police K-9 Wounded After Shooting That Killed Officer Released From Hospital
DeKalb County Police Dog Indi, who was shot in the head while hunting down a suspect accused of shooting and killing Officer Edgar Flores last week, has been released from a veterinary hospital. — ATLANTA -- A DeKalb County police dog, who was shot in the head while hunting down a suspect accused of
Man convicted of traveling from California to Georgia to have sex with boy
A jury convicted a California man who traveled to Georgia to have sex with a nine-year-old boy. Craig Alan Castaneda has been found guilty on Thursday by a jury of traveling from San Diego to Atlanta to have sex with a nine-year-old girl and of enticing a minor to engage in illegal sexual activity.
GA man sentenced to prison for 20 years for operating pimp ring
A Georgia man was sentenced to 240 months in prison for spearheading an organized interstate pimping ring and his female assistant was also sentenced to prison. The sentencing occurred on Thursday in U.S. federal court in the Middle District of Georgia.
Habitat houses give residents a home
Everyone wants to be home for the holidays whether it’s grandma’s house or the place they sleep every night. Thanks to Habitat for Humanity of Glynn, more than 80 families have dwellings that feel more like home than a rented trailer, tumble down slum or cramped apartment.
Alabama teen missing for over a month spotted getting into RV in Georgia
LAGRANGE, Ga. — Police in west Georgia believe they may have spotted a missing teen not seen since October. Darren Earles vanished after leaving Valley High School in Valley, Alabama on Oct. 25. However, on Saturday just before 1 p.m., Earles was seen getting into an RV at the LaGrange, Georgia Walm
A judge struck down Obamacare nationwide. Here's how it could affect Georgia:
ATLANTA - A Texas judge on Friday evening struck down the entire Affordable Care Act nationwide. If the ruling is upheld, it will impact far more than the half-million Georgians who have an insurance plan through the health care exchange, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports.
JUST IN: Georgia AG Carr touts Obamacare ruling in suit Georgia helped bring
Reaction in Georgia was swift to a ruling Friday night from a federal judge in Texas striking down the entire Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare. Chris Carr, Georgia’s attorney general, said the ruling was just what he and other Republican leaders had argued, when Carr in February added Ge
Brothers killed by train in middle Georgia identified
MACON, Ga. — The coroner's office confirmed the names of two people killed after being hit by a freight train on Saturday. Coroner Leon Jones said Cory Dale Cranmore, 28, and his brother, Brian Cranmore, 30, died in the incident.
Nineteen-year-old shot in Warner Robins
WARNER ROBINS, Ga--One man is in the hospital after being shot in the "lower body." This according to the Warner Robins Police Department who say that officers responded to a shots fired call at around 7:50 p.m. at the intersection of Bruce Street and Greenbriar Way.
Houston Co. 25-year-old to spend life in prison for murder
HOUSTON COUNTY, Ga. -- A 25-year-old man has been sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole after being convicted of murdering a Warner Robins man in December 2017.
Police, deputies make arrests
Eastman Police Department reported the following arrests for November 21, 2018 through December 11, 2018. Stephanie Louise Allison, age 41, of Eastman, was arrested for burglary- 2nd degree (felony), criminal trespass, criminal damage to property – 2nd degree, and theft by taking.
Georgia Police Officer Shot and Killed at Traffic Stop was Engaged and Days Away from 25th Birthday
A DeKalb County officer killed in the line of duty Thursday was a rookie cop who had been with the department a little over a year. Edgar Isidro Flores, 24, took gunfire while pursuing a man who ran from a traffic stop on Candler Road near I-20 about 5 p.m., according to police. He was shot multiple
School of the Week: C.B. Watson Primary School
A survey by the All On Georgia website lists C.B. Watson Primary School as number 14 out of 100 of Georgia’s elementary schools with the best teachers. So, we're showing their teachers some love as the winner of our School of the Week!
Officials: Boston murder suspect arrested in Georgia
HAMPTON, Ga. (FOX 5 Atlanta) - Clayton County Police have arrested a man suspected of two murders in Boston. Officials say the initial incident happened in the Brighton neighborhood of Boston on June 30, 2018. Police were called to the scene and found two men dead from gunshot wounds.
Georgia man convicted of killing man who tried to be mentor
PERRY, Ga. (AP) — A Georgia man has been convicted of killing a man who tried to serve as a mentor. The Macon Telegraph reported a jury in Perry convicted 25-year-old Daniel Maurice Thomas of Warner Robbins of murder and aggravated assault.
Georgia man seeks changes after police stun, cuff him
BLYTHE, Ga. (AP) — A 62-year-old Georgia man who said he was shocked by police and handcuffed after a debilitating diabetic episode is speaking out. Walter McNeil, of Hephzibah, said Blythe Police got it wrong Dec. 5 when he suffered the episode. He said he wants to ensure officers can distinguish b