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Drunk Douglasville Driver Smashes Into Cop Car: Police

DOUGLASVILLE, GA — A Douglasville driver has been charged with a slew of traffic offenses, including DUI and violating Georgia's Move Over Law, after crashing into a Sandy Springs police car early Sunday morning.

PATCH - 2018-06-18 20:00:44

Douglasville July 4th Fireworks, Parade and More: 2018 Guide

DOUGLASVILLE, GA — The City of Douglasville Independence Day Parade & Celebration July 4th will include a festival at Hunter Park and fireworks, including a great viewing event at Arbor Place Mall.

PATCH - 2018-06-18 18:28:43

Teen girl found dead outside of apartment, police say | Atlanta: News, Weather and Traffic

Child knocks over glass sculpture, parents may be on the hook for $132,000 billDangerous plant that causes blindness, burns found in multiple states: officialsTruck hits, kills 2 children at mudding event, GSP says

NEWS/TALK 750 WSB - 2018-06-18 16:55:00

Gwinnett Police: Robbers went on $76K crime spree

According to police, the thieves started their spree at a Five Star Food Mart in the 5000 block of Jimmy Carter Boulevard. Less than 15 minutes later, they struck again at a Cricket Wireless a few blocks away from the first location. Afterward, the suspects robbed a Global Forum on the 7100 block of

FOX5ATLANTA.COM - 2018-06-18 19:40:00

Despite Opposition, Buses Are Coming To Douglas County

DOUGLASVILLE, GA – The Douglas County Board of Commissioners (BOC) announce that the Atlanta Regional Commission's Transportation and Air Quality Committee unanimously voted on Thursday, June 14, 2018 to approve more than 100 transportation projects in the Metro Atlanta area including Douglas County

PATCH - 2018-06-18 13:20:33

Why this pretty but dirty Atlanta cop is in jail and out of a job

Iris Rowe, now a former member of APD , after being busted in drug raid (Image Source: East Point Police and City of Atlanta Police)

ROLLINGOUT.COM - 2018-06-18 14:39:20

Issa Rae's 'LITTLE' Atlanta Extras Casting Call for Upscale Residents

Casting directors are now casting actors, models, and talent to work on scenes filming on Monday, June 25th through June 27th in Atlanta, Georgia.

PROJECTCASTING.COM - 2018-06-18 12:21:16

Dogs In Hot Cars: Think Twice Before Busting Window In Georgia

GEORGIA — If you see a dog locked in a hot car what would you do? If you're a dog lover, you probably feel like breaking the window and getting the dog out as quickly as possible. Well, if you live in Georgia, that may not be the best idea from a legal standpoint.

PATCH - 2018-06-18 15:26:09

Teen killer wants to apologize to mother of man he killed: 'I'm sorry for her loss'

Charlie McDaniel turned 18 years old while in prison. McDaniel, and his younger brother, Isaac McDaniel,were sentenced to 45 years in prison, with 18 to serve, for crimes that includedthe killing of Anthony Brooks in 2016.

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Children protect mom from alleged attacker, 5-year-old grabs gun, give | Atlanta: News, Weather and Traffic

Martin was taken to a hospital, where he was treated and released. He faces felony charges of assault and violating a protective order,KPRC reported.

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ATLANTA TRAFFIC: Sinkhole opens up at I-285 exit ramp near SunTrust Park ahead of Braves game

The sinkhole opened up along Cobb Parkway at the offramp from Interstate 285. That is the same offramp people use for SunTrust Park, Cumberland Mall, Cobb Galleria and several other places.

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Deputies: Former NBA player arrested in connection to home invasion

Deputies said at least two people were involved in the home invasion, but as of late Friday night, only Hickson faced charges. Investigators said this started around 10:30 a.m. Friday at a home on Rowe Road in Senoia. Authorities said a number of personal items were taken and someone was roughed up

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Police arrest murder suspect; 2 still on the run near Troup County

West Point police have arrested one of three men wanted on murder charges Friday morning.Octavious Bridges, 24, was arrested in Fairburn for his alleged connection with a homicide of Reggie Pearson, 50, of Valley, Ala. on Wednesday, West Point police said in a news release.

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Man linked to at least 5 rapes in metro Atlanta, police say

“He looks really young,” Clayton County resident Kamisha Carson toldChannel 2’sChristian Jennings. “Somebody his age, I wouldn’t even feel threatened by somebody like that.”

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Teen turns himself in after accidentally shooting friend in face in Paulding County

An 18-year-old turned himself in Friday to the Paulding County Sheriff’s Office after he shot his 16-year-old best friend in his left eye Tuesday, authorities confirmed.Joshua Chestney accidentally shot his friend while sitting in a SUV playing with Chestney’s father’s pistol Tuesday near Sara Babb

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Police: Man shoots 3 attempted robbers outside DeKalb shopping center

Police said the male victim exchanged gunfire with the alleged robbers, injuring them. Those three men are in the hospital, police said.

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Teen Shoots Friend In Face At Paulding Park: Police

The 18-year-old shooter has been charged with reckless conduct, pointing a gun at another and making a false police report after shooting his friend at Sara Babb Park Wednesday, Dallas police Chief Joe Duvall told Patch. The teen's name has not yet been released.

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Charges dropped against teen accused of murder

Charges against a Dallas 18-year-old accused of killing a Marietta man in April have been dropped, officials with the Cobb District Attorney’s office and Marietta police confirmed Friday.Mekhi Hilali was arrested May 2 and charged with murder and several other charges for the shooting death of 19-ye

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Covington couple says thieves racked up tens of thousands in credit card charges

With each new mail delivery, the problems seem to be piling up. So far a police report from the Newton County Sheriff’s Office shows an unauthorized purchase of a new truck worth $90,000 from a Savanah dealership, while a report from police in Lexington, South Carolina shows someone used Lamar’s Ide

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SHOPPING CENTER SHOOTING: Police say 3 people shot outside DeKalb County grocery store

As the couple walked back to their car, the man, believed to be the intended victim, pulled his gun and exchanged gunfire with the group that was following them. The man hit all three suspects, injuring them. Police said they have "moderate injuries."

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