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BREAKING: 1 suspect in custody in officer's shooting death

GWINNETT COUNTY, Ga. - Gwinnett County police announced early Sunday morning that one suspect is in custody in the shooting death of a Gwinnett County police officer Saturday. Another suspect is still on the run. Isaiah Pretlow is in custody.Tafahree Maynard, who they believe shot and killed office

WSB-TV ATLANTA - 2018-10-21 04:09:18

'Armed and dangerous' suspect still at-large in officer's shooting dea | Atlanta: News, Weather and Traffic

U.S. Marshals arrested the second suspect, 19-year-old Isaiah Pretlow, Saturday night and charged him with aggravated assault. Police originally said they thought up to four suspects were involved, but confirmed Sunday morning that Pretlow and Maynard are the only suspects.

NEWS/TALK 750 WSB - 2018-10-21 06:30:00

Coldest Temps In Months Coming To Decatur This Weekend

4-day Forecast for Decatur-Avondale EstatesToday, light rain later this afternoon.Sunday October 21Clear throughout the day. High 62, low 40.Chance of precipitation: 5%. Wind 7 mph from the ESEMonday October 22Mostly cloudy starting in the afternoon. High 65, low 41.Chance of precipitation: 4%. Wind

PATCH - 2018-10-20 18:40:51

Gwinnett County police officer dies from injuries in Snellville shooting

The officer, who has not yet been identified, died at Gwinnett Medical Center, where he was transported in critical condition after the shooting, according to Sgt. Jake Smith, a spokesman for the Gwinnett County Police Department.

GWINNETT DAILY POST - 2018-10-20 20:18:00

2 men charged in Georgia officer’s fatal shooting

SNELLVILLE, Ga. — Two teen-aged suspects have been charged, including one man who remains on the loose, in connection with the fatal shooting of a George police officer who was killed while responding to a suspicious vehicle parked near a middle school, authorities said Sunday.Gwinnett County Police

NEW YORK POST - 2018-10-21 06:15:01

 Shooting victim was targeted, Atlanta police say

A man found shot and killed in southwest Atlanta early Saturday apparently was targeted, police said.Shortly before 5 a.m., officers responded to the 2000 block of Old Hapeville Road, Atlanta police spokeswoman Lisa Bender said.

MYAJC.COM - 2018-10-20 13:45:00

Authorities say a Georgia police officer has been fatally shot near Snellville, Georgia; police searching for suspect

+3Warren ancestry highlights how tribes decide membershipFLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — Jon Rios traces his ancestry to the Pima people of Arizona, but he has no tribal enrollment card, lives in Colorado and isn't exactly sure what percentage Native American he is.

BRUNSWICK NEWS - 2018-10-20 21:58:49

Supporters of Decatur High grad killed in DUI crash fill courtroom to protest driver's bond hearing

STONECREST, Ga. - A recent Decatur High School graduate died Saturday night after a suspected drunk driver hit her car at a stoplight near The Mall at Stonecrest. Kennedy Segars, 18, was behind the wheel of a 2016 black Honda Civic and stopped at a stop light at the intersection of Klondike Road and

WXIA 11 ALIVE - 2018-10-19 22:07:00

Man gets life plus 60 years for posing as Uber driver, raping 2 women in Buckhead

A man who kidnapped and raped two young women in Buckhead while posing as an Uber driver was sentenced Friday to life plus 60 years in prison, authorities said.Gabriel Rendon-Villasana, 33, of Duluth, was found guilty of pretending to be an Uber driver at least twice, convincing women to get into hi

ATLANTA JOURNAL CONSTITUTION - 2018-10-20 00:00:00

Suspects in officer's shooting death identified | Atlanta: News, Weather and Traffic

Tafahree Maynard, who they believe fired the shot that killed Toney, is still on the run. Police are encouraging Maynard to turn himself in. Though police originally said they thought up to four suspects were involved, they said Sunday morning that Pretlow and Maynard are the only suspects.

NEWS/TALK 750 WSB - 2018-10-20 15:53:00

Gwinnett County police department identifies officer killed in the line of duty

No winner in historic Mega Millions; jackpot jumps to $1.6 billionBlessed Trinity's J.D. Bertrand: Georgia Lottery Scholar AthleteHerschel Walker's TD mark passed, Rome RB keeps scoring!Grayson's Owen Pappoe: Montlick & Associates Athlete of the WeekRoswell vs. Walton decided by 1 point, blocked fie

WSB-TV ATLANTA - 2018-10-20 22:53:40

Private elevator, theater room and more inside $1.2M Decatur home

The 7,350 square-foot bricked home also features a home theater, a custom bar and a private elevator,according to the Zillow listing.

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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

Former Carolina Panthers player Rae Carruth to be released from jail | Atlanta: News, Weather and Traffic

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -After nearly 19 years in prison, former Carolina Panther Rae Carruth is nearing the end of his sentence. Days ahead of his release,Carruth spoke exclusively to WSOCto reflect on his time behind bars and how he feels about becoming a free man in a matter of days.

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Things to do around Atlanta: Jazz, Boo at the Zoo and Zaved Akhtar

"Boo at the Zoo," which kicks off this weekend, will provide fun for the whole family at Zoo Atlanta. There's also jazz at the Velvet Note and the sounds of India with Javed Akhtar. If you want something more educational, check out the interactive exhibit in downtown Atlanta on the global refugee cr

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Decatur Murder, Home Invasion Suspect Arrested

DECATUR, GA -- A suspect has been arrested in connection with the home invasion and murder of a Decatur Man. DeKalb County sheriffs arrested Brandon Lowe, 37, on October 17, 2018, in connection with the death of Teddy Mierzwa on September 30, 2018 at 1360 McLendon Drive.

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'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

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Man raped women inside car after posing as Uber driver

In two separate instances, Rendon-Villasana posed as an Uber driver and convinced the women to get into his car, after they left bars here in Buckhead.

WSB-TV ATLANTA - 2018-10-19 19:26:32

New Decatur school on target for August 2019 opening

City Schools Decatur appears on target for opening its new 3-5 Talley Street school by next August according to Noel Maloof, the district’s Executive Director of Operations. Demolition of several old commercial buildings and homes didn’t begin until last June, but the last couple weeks have seen the

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Breaking Down the Georgia Ballot - The Atlanta Loop

According to the Secretary of State’s Office, approximately 296,500 individuals had cast a vote by Wednesday. Election officials in Cobb county toldWSB-TV they’d never seen lines so long, calling the turnout “historic.”

ATLANTALOOP.COM - 2018-10-19 20:47:53