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Georgia man arrested last night planned to attack White House today, FBI says

ATLANTA - In a last-minute news conference, federal investigators announced that a joint terrorism task force, led by the FBI arrested Hasher Jallal Taheb, 21, of Cumming, after an investigation showed he wanted to attack several federal buildings in Washington, D.C.


Duluth cop arrested after allegedly threatening to kill wife

A Duluth police officer was arrested on a felony charge of terroristic threats and acts, Gwinnett County jail records show. Keri Sean McNaughton, 33, was arrested early Monday morning at his Buford home after allegedly threatening to shoot his wife in the head, a police report says.


Georgia judge orders new trial in 1976 case that sent man to death row

In a searing decision, a judge in Columbus has granted a new trial to a man convicted of rape and murder 43 years ago based on new DNA evidence, at the same time condemning “undeniable” race discrimination during jury selection by the prosecution.


Tickets on sale for Suwanee beer festival scheduled for St. Patrick’s Day weekend

Craft beer enthusiasts and festivalgoers alike can once again celebrate St. Patrick’s Day at Suwanee American Craft Beer Fest, one of the biggest and best craft beer festivals in the Southeast.


Man Hospitalized After Hit-And-Run, Police Seek Public's Help

LAWRENCEVILLE, GA – The Gwinnett County Police Department needs the public's help in identifying the person involved in a pedestrian hit and run accident. On Wednesday, Jan. 16, officers assigned to the Central Precinct were dispatched to the call around 6 a.m.


Officer fired following domestic dispute arrest

DULUTH, Ga. (CBS46)- A Duluth Police officer is no longer with the force after being arrested for a domestic dispute. Keri McNaughton, a 4-year veteran, was arrested and charged with terroristic threats and acts after being involved in an incident at his home.

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Gwinnett Inspections: Mold-Like Build Up In Ice Machine

GWINNETT COUNTY, GA — Here are some restaurant and food service inspections conducted in Gwinnett County during the past few days. Click on the date for more info. Each item on an inspection form has a point value ranging from 1 to 9 points, with violations deducting points from a best possible scor


Gov. Kemp calls for $3K teacher raise, 2 percent for Georgia employees

ATLANTA - Gov. Brian Kemp made a substantial down payment on his campaign promises Thursday, recommending that teachers get a $3,000 raise and state employees a 2 percent pay hike.


Library Renovations Meetings Start In February

JOHNS CREEK, GA — The Fulton County Library System in February will kick off a second round of public input meetings to share plans related to the renovations of five libraries, including two in Johns Creek.


Suspect wanted in burglary of restaurant identified, ID of second suspect still unknown

Norcross, GA (CBS46) A suspect accused in the burglary of a Gwinnett County restaurant has been identified and police are still trying to determine the identity of a second suspect.

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Man robs Gwinnett bank, gets away on foot, police say

Gwinnett County police are searching for a man who robbed a Chase Bank in Duluth. A man wearing a hoodie walked into the bank on Old Norcross Road around 5 p.m. on Jan. 11. He asked a teller if he could open an account, Gwinnett County police said. Before the teller was able to help him, he left the


JUST IN: R. Kelly’s manager threatened Georgia family the day docuseries began, cops say

The manager of R&B singer R. Kelly is accused of threatening a Henry County family about the Lifetime docuseries centered around the entertainer and his alleged abuse of women, according to a police report obtained by AJC.com.


Duluth crime fell in 2018, police data shows

Crime in Duluth decreased by 6 percent in 2018 compared to the previous year, police data shows, a drop Duluth police attribute to community engagement and education. “Working together through community outreach programs, homeowners associations and social media engagement builds trust,” Chief Randy


Ban on Smoking in Cars with Kids 13 & Under Resurfaces in Georgia

State representative Sandra Scott has dropped legislation to prohibit anyone from smoking in a vehicle, in motion or in park, if a minor is present. Any person found to be smoking in a vehicle with a person aged 13 and under would be guilty of a misdemeanor and fined $100. The bill does not apply to


The Hotel at Avalon in Alpharetta celebrates first anniversary with 'sweet memories' reception

The Hotel at Avalon marked it's first anniversary on Jan. 16 with 'sweet memories' for all to enjoy. Patrons had the opportunity to enjoy champagne and sweet treats from Barrett's Baked Goods from 4 to 6 p.m. in The Hotel at Avalon living room lobby.


Forsyth County terrorism suspect has been arrested before

FORSYTH COUNTY, Ga. - Channel 2 Action News has learned that a Forsyth County man arrested on allegations he planned to attack the White House has been in trouble with the law before.


Bank robber makes off with large amount of money, Gwinnett PD on the search

DULUTH, GA (CBS46) A man who walked into a Chase bank in Gwinnett County under the guise of opening an account is now wanted by police. According the police, the suspect entered the bank located in the 3700 block of Norcross Road on January 11. Upon entering the business, he asked an employee if he

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Teens Reported Missing In Roswell

ROSWELL, GA — Roswell police are looking for two girls who were last seen on Monday at Centennial High School. The girls left the school together on Jan. 14 and were last seen at an address in Lithonia. Roswell police spokesperson Lisa Holland said they were "in the company of an unknown male subjec


Bailey Smith, early conservative Southern Baptist Convention president, dies

DULUTH, Ga. (BP) -- Evangelist Bailey Smith, who helped sustain the Conservative Resurgence at its outset in the Southern Baptist Convention, died Monday morning at his home in Duluth, Ga. He was 79.


2 men in van are targeting women outside metro shopping centers, police say

NORTH FULTON COUNTY, Ga. - Two men appear to be targeting women at several metro Atlanta shopping centers, police say. One 16-year-old victim didn't even know she was being followed until a witness stepped in.