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Gwinnett man tied up, shot in deadly home invasion

A man and two others were tied up during a deadly home invasion in Gwinnett County. When the man tried to break free, an intruder shot him, according to Channel 2 Action News. The incident was reported Sunday on Scholar Drive, Gwinnett police spokesman Jacob Albright said. No other details have bee


Man shot at Underground Atlanta in front of two children

ATLANTA - A man was shot on Sunday at Underground Atlanta in front of two children. The victim, who police have identified only as a 30-year-old man, was shot in the abdomen. Police said they have suspects in custody. Two children were present when the shooting happened, but police have not said if

WXIA 11 ALIVE - 2018-03-18 23:47:00

30 Management Openings In Douglas County Area

DOUGLASVILLE, GA - Businesses across the region are looking for new employees and Patch has partnered with ZipRecruiter to provide you with our searchable jobs board. Here are some recent job postings in Douglasville. See hundreds of openings at our Douglasville Patch jobs board. Job posted by Full

PATCH - 2018-03-19 20:03:19

UPDATES | TORNADO WARNINGS issued for metro Atlanta counties

11Alive's StormTrackers are watching potentially severe weather set to move through the north Georgia area Monday night. Severe thunderstorms are likely as a cold front approaches. All eyes will be one the northwestern counties. Frequent lightning, hail, strong winds, and possible tornadoes will be

WXIA 11 ALIVE - 2018-03-20 00:14:00

Atlanta motorcyclist killed in Florida crash

An Atlanta motorcyclist died after a driver crashed into his motorcycle and three others stopped along a Florida highway, authorities said. John Hawkins, 53, of Atlanta, died on the scene near mile marker No. 57. The crash happened when 23-year-old Sean Marlin veered his pickup truck off the Florida


Georgia state trooper involved in shooting near Atlanta

Authorities say a Georgia State Patrol trooper has been involved in a shooting just south of Atlanta, though details were not immediately available. The Georgia Bureau of Investigation said on Twitter Monday morning that the trooper shot a person who has been taken to a hospital. The agency says the

LEDGER-ENQUIRER - 2018-03-19 16:15:00

Weather Cancels After School Activities For Douglas County

DOUGLASVILLE, GA - All after school activities for the Douglas County School System have been canceled for Monday, March 19, due to expected inclement weather. This includes all After School Programs (ASP), athletic practices and games, professional learning, and other events. Parents with children

PATCH - 2018-03-19 18:18:48

Cobb man allegedly says police 'going to get it' in Facebook post

A Cobb County man apparently didn't appreciate being forced to leave an Austell bar. So Cordell Antoine Bell vented his frustrations on Facebook, according to police. Within 90 minutes of being told to leave the B3 Bar and Grill, Bell called on his friends to bring guns to injure the bar's owner an


Man tied up during home invasion shot dead in front of family after trying to escape

The Gwinnett County Police Department's Homicide Unit is currently investigating a homicide on Scholar Drive in Lawrenceville. According to police, there is one male victim. He was found deceased Sunday afternoon at the home after a reported robbery. Police told FOX 5 Atlanta that the victim was tie

GWINNETT DAILY POST - 2018-03-18 22:18:00

Funeral set for airport worker whose body was found in the Yellow River

It's been two weeks since a missing airport worker turned up dead in the Yellow River. A boater found Shanequa Sullivan, 23, tangled in some branches by the shore. On Sunday, the family will lay her to rest. Sullivan's grandmother saw her six weeks ago, but the funeral will not bring her closure bec


GBI investigates trooper-involved shooting in Hapeville

HAPEVILLE, Ga. -- The Georgia Bureau of Investigation has confirmed its agents are investigating a state trooper-involved shooting in Hapeville that happened Monday morning. According to GBI spokesperson Nelly Miles, the shooting involved a Georgia State Patrol trooper who is OK. The person who was

WXIA 11 ALIVE - 2018-03-19 13:45:00

BREAKING: 2 killed, 4 injured in shooting at motor club

Know what's really going on with crime and public safety in your metro Atlanta community, including breaking news, trial coverage, trends and the latest on unsolved cases. Sign up for the AJC's crime and safety newsletter delivered weekly to your inbox. Police find 2 men wanted for separate crimes i

MYAJC.COM - 2018-03-18 14:01:51

Commercial Atlanta Casting Call for Golden Retrievers (Pay is $350/Day)

To audition your pup for the upcoming commercial, check out the casting call breakdown below.Commercial Casting Call Golden Retriever Casting - $350/DAY! Seeking an Adult Lab or Golden Retriever - Dog should be between 40 - 66 pounds and trained to "sit & stay". Please include a video of the dog per

PROJECTCASTING.COM - 2018-03-19 11:33:56

Horses get loose, block traffic on Atlanta highway

STONE MOUNTAIN, Ga. - Atlanta traffic has always been bad, but Saturday morning drivers had to deal with a different kind of "horsepower" on the highway. A small herd of horses decided to take to the streets and ended up blocking traffic on Highway 78 eastbound right near North DeKalb Mall. Police a


Drive-by shooters terrorize Atlanta street

ATLANTA - A series of random drive-by shootings have Atlanta police searching for a suspect. Authorities are looking for the person who they say shot at least three innocent people in just the last month. One of the victims, 61-year-old Sylvester Dixon, was shot in the head. He thankfully survived a


'Love & Hip Hop Atlanta' Star Rod "Shooter" Gates Might Get Justice for His Slain Son

When Love & Hip Hop Atlanta Season 7 premieres on March 19, we might get more details on one of the biggest tragedies to beset the VH1 franchise: The August 2017 death of Rod "Shooter" Gates' son Rod Jr. His death was widely reported to be the result of a car accident, but in reality, the 20-year-ol

INTOUCHWEEKLY.COM - 2018-03-18 15:00:51

Atlanta federal inmate who made Facebook video hit with new charge

Scheduled to be released from prison May 16, an Atlanta federal inmate faces a new charge after he posted a video to his Facebook page from inside the prison. Joe Fletcher, who appeared to admit his involvement in a deadly 2010 shooting in Ohio in the 49-minute video, was indicted on a charge of ill


Milliken & Company expands in Troup County

submitted photo Milliken's global floor covering division expects to close later this month on the former Carter's building, which has sat vacant for about five years after the Atlanta-based children's apparel maker closed its facility on Industrial Drive in Hogansville. Hogansville could see up


DFACS worker charged with child cruelty against own daughter

MCDONOUGH, Ga. - A mother and DFACS employee was taken into custody for spanking her own daughter until she had bruises on her legs. On Thursday, March 8, an officer with the Henry County Police Department was called to an elementary school in reference to a child abuse case. When the officer arrive


Teen hacker faces child porn charges

CCSO Geovanni Jacob Adamson A former Newnan High School student is facing serious charges after police allege he hacked into student's social media accounts and demanded nude photos from underage females. Geovanni Jacob Adamson, 17, is currently charged with four counts relating to the sexual ex

NEWNAN TIMES-HERALD - 2018-03-18 12:45:00