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Video shows last known moments of woman whose body was found in Yellow River

COVINGTON, GA -- Investigators released new evidence in the tragic case of a woman who disappeared from her job at Hartsfield Jackson airport - then was found dead a month later. The video shows Shanequa Sullivan apparently trying to enter an airport MARTA station at the end of her shift - then walk

WXIA 11 ALIVE - 2018-03-21 00:49:00

'Taxi Cab Bandit' bank robber gets 14 years in prison

ATLANTA - A bank robber was sentenced to 14 years in prison for robbing five metro-Atlanta banks. During the metro-Atlanta robberies, Rondell Muwwakkil would pass notes to the tellers demanding they give him small bills. "Muwwakkil never cared about the terror he caused when robbing these banks," sa

WXIA 11 ALIVE - 2018-03-21 23:06:00

Henry Co. teacher charged with enticing, inappropriately touching student expected in court

STOCKBRIDGE, Ga. - A teacher who was arrested and charged with sending a student a Snapchat message asking him to "send nudes" is expected in court on Wednesday for a bond and arraignment hearing. Ryan Harvey, 24, was indicted in front of a Grand Jury on Friday, March 9, with one count of sexual ass

WMAZ - 2018-03-21 15:50:00

BREAKING: NCSO seeks public's help in Sullivan case

COVINGTON, Ga. - Newton County Sheriff's Investigator Jeff Alexander is asking for the public's help in the case of Shanequa Quanee Sullivan, whose body was located in the Yellow River March 3. Sullivan was reportedly last seen alive leaving the MARTA station at Hartsfield Jackson International Air

COVINGTON NEWS - 2018-03-20 22:13:00

Former officer linked to two deaths loses new deputy job

A former Barnesville police officer who struck and killed a Forsyth man and a Barnesville man in 2014 has lost his new job in law enforcement after just a month. Spalding County sheriff Darrell Dix reported last week that Terry Belvin has resigned his post as a deputy with his department after issue

MYMCR.NET - 2018-03-21 19:36:00

Fayetteville Waffle House hit by armed robber at midnight

Fayetteville police are looking for an armed man who stole money from the register at the Fayetteville Waffle House on Ga. Highway 85 North on March 14. Above, video surveillance catches armed robbery suspect pointing what looks like a handgun. Photo/Fayetteville P.D. Fayetteville Police Department

THE CITIZEN ONLINE - 2018-03-22 10:45:23

Networking event happening during Cherry Blossom festival in Downtown Macon

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) - Dozens of young professionals are expected in Downtown Macon Wednesday to take advantage of a pop up lunch event. Let's Do Lunch is being put on by Urbane: Young Professionals Network of Central Georgia and it is part of the Cherry Blossom Festival. - Advertisement - It

41NBC.COM - 2018-03-21 15:42:53

Trial begins in vehicular homicide case

After nearly two years of delays and continuances, the jury trial will go forward this week for a man charged with felony homicide by vehicle stemming from a 2016 hit and run. State of Georgia vs. Joshua Davis will take place throughout this week in Superior Criminal Court. Davis, a 32-year-old resi

FORSYTH COUNTY NEWS - 2018-03-20 23:15:00

Six people taken into custody at Lithonia high school

LITHONIA, Ga. - A Lithonia high school went into lockdown early Wednesday morning. A little while later, after the lockdown was removed, four individuals were arrested in the school's parking lot in a separate incident. A DeKalb County School District official told FOX 5 both incidents occurred at D


Two arrested for entering auto

Two Griffin teens were arrested Sunday in connection with numerous vehicle break-ins reported to the Griffin Police Department. Cornelius Taylor Jr., and Dwaine Holland, both 17, were charged with numerous counts of entering auto. Griffin Police Department's Uniform Patrol Division responded to a ca


UPDATE: Macon man sentenced to 30 years in 2015 fatal shooting

UPDATED 3/20/18: Michael Hardy Jr. will spend at least the next 20 years in prison after pleaded guilty for his part in the shooting death of Vernard May, according to the Macon Judicial Circuit District Attorney's Office. Hardy, 21, was sentenced to 30 years in prison, but will spend 20 years in pr

41NBC.COM - 2018-03-20 23:46:44

Visit a Georgia Public Shooting Range during the week, get rewarded

SOCIAL CIRCLE, Ga. - This Spring-like weather has got everyone wanting to get outside and get moving. A perfect opportunity awaits you at any of Georgia's eight staffed public shooting ranges across the state. For the month of April, the Georgia Department of Natural Resources' Wildlife Resources Di


Mattie's Call issued for 35-year-old Clayton County man

CLAYTON COUNTY, Ga. -- Authorities have issued a Mattie's Call for a missing 35-year-old Forest Park man. According to the Clayton County Police Department, Raymond Williams was reported missing around 2:45 p.m on Tuesday. Williams, who police said has been diagnosed with bipolar disorder and schizo

WXIA 11 ALIVE - 2018-03-21 00:37:00

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


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


Police: Two people shot at gas station on Panola Road

LITHONIA, Ga. - Two are injured following a shooting at the Quick Trip gas station in Lithonia on Saturday night. The incident happened around 8:30 p.m. at the Quick Trip on Panola Road. Police tell FOX 5 that two males were shot, and both were taken to the hospital. One of them is in critical con


Judge sets arraignment date in death penalty case

EATONTON - Ocmulgee Judicial Circuit Superior Court Judge E. Trenton Brown III has set April 17 as the date for the arraignment of Donnie Russell Rowe, who is accused of shooting to death two state corrections officers during a June 13 escape from a state transport bus in Putnam County. Rowe, 44, wa


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


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


The "Stocking Strangler" Was Executed Last Night; Here Are His Last Words

JACKSON, GA - A serial killer known as the "Stocking Strangler" revealed his thoughts to a reporter hours before his execution by lethal injection. The State of Georgia executed Carlton Gary by lethal injection at 10:33 P.M. on Thursday, March 15. Related: Hollywood Murder Mystery: Heiress Raped & S