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Man at center of Cobb County SWAT standoff found dead, police say | Atlanta: News, Weather and Traffic
A man wanted out of Cherokee County barricaded himself inside a home on Millwood Drive, Cobb police told Channel 2 Action News. He was found dead just before 7 a.m., shortly after officers made their way into the home.
Day 3: Testimony continues in Spalding County 1983 cold case murder trial
Investigators said the murder remained unsolved for years. In late 2017, the GBI reopened its investigation after receiving new leads. After new interviews, law enforcement officers were able to make five arrests which included a detention officer from Spalding County and a police officer from the t
'Drop it before I drop you!' | Good Samaritans save 8-month pregnant pizza delivery worker
The attack happened around 8:40 pm Wednesday on Waits Avenue. The victim told police she was delivering pizza to a house, but when she arrived, she noticed that the house was empty. She then said three suspects approached her from the rear, and that one of them was holding a black handgun.
Atlanta jail won't accept any new ICE detainees | Mayor 'horrified' at crisis
“I, like many others, have been horrified watching the impact of President Trump’s zero tolerance immigration policy on children and families," Bottoms said. "My personal angst has been compounded by the city’s long-standing agreement with the U. S. Marshall’s Office to house ICE detainees in our ci
Police: Road rage escalates to gunfire, kills 1 teen, injures another in Decatur
Both were transported to a hospital, where one of the two died, police said. The other is being treated for non-life threatening injuries.
The "Real Life Boogeyman": Community, Race & The Atlanta Child Murders - CrimeFeed
ATLANTA, GA — It’s a question that continues to haunt the country nearly 30 years later: How could almost 30 children disappear from the middle of a major American city over just two years and get so little press coverage?Some of the most shocking, and moving, moments from“Atlanta Monster,”the podca
Jonesboro hires community development director
He is a Georgia Registered Landscape Architect and has worked in various landscape architecture and engineering firms in Norfolk, Virginia, Macon and Fayetteville. Most recently, he has served as the Planning and Development Director for Pike County, Georgia. In 2011, was appointed to the Three Rive
Two charged after undercover sting operation on massage parlor
Mi Young Jeon, 50, and Misook Kim, 46, both of Buford, were charged June 20 with keeping a place of prostitution. Kim was also charged with prostitution, masturbation for hire and massage without a license.Scalia said the investigation is ongoing.The business licenses for the five previously investi
Suspect killed after hostage standoff, shootout with DeKalb Police
When police tried to get inside, investigators said Buckley began shooting at officers. That's when they returned fire, striking Buckley. He was transported to the hospital where he later died.
Man in custody after shots fired during chase, police say
FULTON COUNTY, Ga.- A man is in custody after an officer-involved shooting in Fulton County, according to police.
Couple ambushed outside downtown Atlanta high-rise condo
‘Are you dead, sir?': Video shows ER doctor mocking, berating patient with anxietyMother fears suspects charged in daughter's death could walk free>Sole witness to deadly shooting says Tex McIver 'needs to be in hell'
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
One dead in major I-285 wreck at Camp Creek
EAST POINT, Ga. -- One person has died after an accident involving several semi-trucks and a car on I-285 south of Atlanta, the Georgia State Patrol confirmed.
Mother fears suspects charged in daughter's death could walk free
Sakhya Bentley’s vibrant life suddenly ended when two boys, ages 13 and 14 years, came over to her Riverdale house and played with a gun inside. The moment it fired changed Bentley’s mother’s life forever.
Shots fired during police case in Atlanta near Old Hapeville Road
ATLANTA — One person is in custody after shots were fired during a police pursuit in Atlanta.It happened near Old Hapeville Road Tuesday afternoon.Atlanta Police Officer Stephanie Brown said the preliminary information showed that shots were fired sometime during the vehicle pursuit.No other details
Two killed in tractor-trailer crash on Atlanta highway
ATLANTA- Police are on the scene of a fatal wreck which involved two tractor-trailers in southwest Atlanta.Officials said the accident happened on Interstate 285 northbound at the Camp Creek Parkway exit Tuesday afternoon.Two people were killed in the wreck. They have not been identified at this tim
Armed suspect died in shootout with DeKalb police at apartment complex
The shooting comes as the result of a search for a suspect who allegedly broke into a Stone Mountain apartment, held a woman against her will and fired shots at officers when they arrived, police said.
‘Please just don’t shoot me’ | Mother of 2 robbed while delivering pizza
That night, Miles was making a delivery in the 4100 block of Waits Avenue. As she drove up she said a little boy, around 9-years-old came to the door.
2 kids killed in accident at mud bogging event in Milledgeville | Atlanta: News, Weather and Traffic
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. -Investigators in Baldwin County say two children are dead after a mud bogging accident in Milledgeville.ABC affiliate WGXA in Maconsaid a truck may have run into the crowd at an event around 7:30 p.m. at South Creek Mud Boggin.The Georgia State Patrol confirmed toChannel 2 Action
5-month-old girl mauled, killed by babysitter's dog
"He ate by us, he slept by us, he followed us. And you know, sometimes, I had her in her car seat and he just go over there and check on her and he'll walk away. I've just never heard of nothing like this," Terika George, Paige's mother, said.