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Two bodies found after Sheriff’s Deputies receive a 9-1-1 asking polic | Atlanta: News, Weather and Traffic
Corporal Doug Rainwater with the Forsyth County Sheriff’s Office says the couple’s two children, under the age of ten, found alive inside the house and taken to a safe place while detectives continue to investigate how the parents; a man and a woman died.
Atlanta Police said teen was sexually assaulted behind abandoned Oakland City home
ATLANTA -- Police said they were called to Children's Healthcare of Atlanta at Hughes Spalding, Sunday evening at about 11 p.m., after receiving a report of a sexual assault.
Woman targeted at local gas station; thieves rack up thousands in credit card charges
A growing number of drivers, especially women, have been victimized by "slider crimes" as they pump gas. In a slider crime, a thief opens the door on the other side of the car to steal a purse or pocketbook while someone is standing at the gas pump. It can happen in a matter of seconds.
Georgia Weather Forecast: Storms, Then Sunshine
ATLANTA, GA — It looks like it's going to be a stormy start to the week in metro Atlanta. But if we can all hang in there, forecasters say we'll have some sunshiny days before the week is out.
Man convicted in brutal 2014 murder gets two life sentences with no parole
Two consecutive life sentences without parole.That’s the sentence handed down by Cobb Superior Court Judge Mary Staley Clark to Jona-than Wheeler, formerly of Stockbridge, who was convicted of murdering 46-year-old Jerry Moore in Moore’s Marietta home in 2014.“Brutal and vicious is almost mild for w
Girl, 15, says police officer sexually assaulted her for hours; GBI investigating
ofATLANTA- A local police officer is under investigation after a 15-year-old girl accused him of sexual assault.The girl’s mother toldChannel 2 Action Newsthat her daughter was terrified and eventually told her about the incident.“She just broke down and was crying,” the girl’s mother toldChannel 2
Woman hit by MARTA train after jumping onto tracks to save mother
ATLANTA – A daughter is in critical condition after being hit by a MARTA train while saving her mother from the same fate.Sunday afternoon, police were called to the Midtown MARTA Station after a 58-year-old woman was pushed onto the tracks. MARTA Police said witnesses flagged down an officer who re
No. 1 Alabama tops preseason Top 25; Clemson, Georgia next
© David Rosenblum/Icon SportswireATLANTA, GA - JANUARY 08: Alabama Crimson Tide quarterback Jalen Hurts (2) throws a pass during warm ups before the College Football Playoff National Championship Game between the Alabama Crimson Tide and the Georgia Bulldogs on January 8, 2018 at Mercedes-Benz Stadi
Walmart shooting: Man killed in dispute over parking space, witnesses | Tulsa's 24-Hour News, Weather and Traffic
SNELLVILLE, Ga. -An argument over a parking spaceturned deadly Sunday evening outside a crowded Georgia Walmart,WSB-TVreported.
2 people found dead at home in Forsyth County
Boy dying from leukemia wants racing stickers for his casketMARTA service resumes after 2 people were hit by train, police sayDrugs hidden in cappuccino maker at convenience store, police say
Man charged in theft of $192,800 from Alabama casino | Atlanta: News, Weather and Traffic
MONTGOMERY, Ala. -A federal judge on Friday denied bond for one man and dismissed charges against another man accused of robbing $192,800 from an Alabama casino last week, theMontgomery Advertiserreported.
TIMELINE | Here's when strong to severe storms may affect your Monday and Tuesday
ATLANTA -- Strong to severe thunderstorms are possible across parts of metro Atlanta and north Georgia on Monday and Tuesday ahead of a cold front that will dry things out for several days.We've got your timeline on when to expect the heavier weather.MONDAY MORNING11Alive Meteorologist Wes Peery say
Police: Altercation leads to shooting that left man dead in parking lot at Snellville Walmart
One person was shot Sunday evening at Walmart along Scenic Highway in Snellville. (Photo: FOX 5 Atlanta)One person was shot and killed Sunday evening at Walmart along Scenic Highway in Snellville.Snellville Police Chief Roy Whitehead told the Daily Post that a "quick altercation" between two groups
‘We're not going to put up with it anymore:' Police determined to end street racing in metro Atlanta
"Driving is a privilege and in DeKalb County we're not going to put up with it anymore," DeKalb County Police Lt. J. Germano said. "People want to come out here and drag race, laying drags they run the risk of going to jail and getting their license taken.”
Georgia police: Georgia State University officer fired upon, suspect sought
ATLANTA (AP) - - Authorities say police at a Georgia university were fired upon and a search for the suspect is underway.Georgia State University Police Chief Joseph Spillane tells WXIA-TV an officer approached a group of men near the downtown Atlanta campus Sunday night. He says one of the men then
Man shot and killed by police in Southwest Atlanta
According to police, the unidentified man had threatened his family, and was gone from the scene by the time officers got to the home.
Man dies after shooting in Walmart parking lot, police say | Atlanta: News, Weather and Traffic
"Everyone just started running. People were missing their family members, some kids were crying cause they didn't know where their dad was at," a witness said.
White doctor complains of being treated ‘like a Black person’ during arrest
When Epstein was notified that he was not going to get on his booked flight, he immediately went volcanic and unfurled a stream of high-decibel profanities at the airline staff. When police were dispatched to the scene to neutralize the disturbance, Epstein verbally exploded on them as well, replete
RAW VIDEO: Atlanta Police investigate Sunday morning 14th Street shooting
As many as four officers may have fired at a man who pointed his weapon at them early Sunday morning after a domestic dispute in the 1000 block of Metropolitan Parkway. The man had threatened his family before leaving a nearby home a short time earlier. O
Police: Person shot at Snellville Walmart
One person was shot Sunday evening at Walmart along Scenic Highway in Snellville.Snellville Police told FOX 5 Atlanta that there was some sort of altercation between two groups in the parking lot. They said one person opened fire, shooting another.The victim was transported to Gwinnett Medical Cente