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Police find body of missing teacher accused of having inappropriate relationship with student
ofLAWRENCEVILLE, Ga.- Gwinnett County police confirmed late Wednesday evening that they had found the body of missing DeKalb County teacher accused of having an inappropriate relationship with a student.28-year-old Zachary Meadors was last seen on Saturday. Family members filed a missing person repo
BREAKING: Small plane crashes off I-85 in Opelika near Exit 60
There were three occupants, including the pilot. No serious injuries occurred, according to Opelika Fire Chief Byron Prather. However, one occupant was taken to East Alabama Medical Center for minor injuries.
SWAT Standoff Ends With Shootout, Police Fatally Hit Gunman
HALL COUNTY, GA – A SWAT standoff ended Saturday when a man barricaded himself inside his home, before shooting at Hall County deputies and was then fatally shot by deputies in return fire, police say. No deputies or bystanders were injured during the incident.
Mexican restaurant fails health inspection due to flies, dented cans | Atlanta: News, Weather and Traffic
On Oct. 12, El Chaparro Tex-Mex got a score of 62 on a health inspection. Violations included an employee washing hands with cold water, dented cans and multiple flies in the kitchen.
Police: Subway robber came back for sandwich
GWINNETT COUNTY, Ga.- A fast food robbery left a burglar hungry, so he took a sandwich for the road, police said.
Kmart plans to close its last Georgia stores
ATLANTA- A big national retailer is closing its last stores in Georgia, where it once reportedly considered moving its headquarters,according the Atlanta Journal-Constitution.
Video shows fire at apartment complex along Buford Highway
The fire was reported around 1:30 p.m. at Esquire Apartments in the 3000 block of the major highway. Between 30 and 35 firefighters arrived to find heavy smoke but haven't released many details about the cause but said there are no reported injuries so fa
Former Atlanta Falcons running back busted by wife molesting little girl
Justin Crawford (Image Source: Muscogee County Jail)A shocking crime and a confession may send former Atlanta Falcon Justin Crawford, 23, to divorce court and prison. Crawford was arrested this past weekend by police in Columbus, Georgia, after his wife busted him with a 12-year-old girl in a compro
GBI identifies body found in Jackson County park
JACKSON COUNTY, Ga. - The Georgia Bureau of Investigation has identified a man found dead in a park just outside of metro Atlanta, Thursday.Agency spokesperson Nelly Miles confirmed that a body found by a passerby at Sells Mills Park off of Jackson Trail Road, Thursday, is that of 41-year-old Buford
Teen arrested in murder at Milledgeville Manor
"Historically, that has been a hotbed of drug activity, gang activity, and of course, with both of those comes your violence. It is not uncommon to have gun violence in and around that area," King said.
GEORGIA MURDER INVESTIGATION: 3 teens accused of killing man in Gwinnett County
Willian Tunchez, 21,was found shot and killed near a Gwinnett County walking trailOct. 8, the day after his father reported him missing.
Teen wanted in Baldwin County shooting death
Author:WMAZ StaffPublished:11:30 PM EDT October 15, 2018Updated:11:30 PM EDT October 15, 2018
Ex-Falcon Arrested On Charges Of Having Sex With 12 Year Old Girl
COLUMBUS, GA -- Justin Crawford, a former Georgia high school standout football player who signed briefly with the Atlanta Falcons earlier this season, was arrested Saturday in Columbus on charges that he allegedly had sex with a 12-year-old girl. Crawford played running back at Hardaway High School
The Red & Black News & Brews: Recapping Donald Trump Jr.'s visit to Athens, effects of Hurricane Michael and more
In the third episode of The Red & Black's News & Brews podcast, the news editors update you on what you missed in news this past week and upcoming events. They also highlight the story of the week: the"Campus Clash"discussion featuring Donald Trump Jr. in Athens, Georgia.
Drivers say cars had to be towed from gas station after pumping bad fuel
COVINGTON, Ga.- Several drivers toldChannel 2 Action Newsthat they broke down right after filling up at a local gas station Monday night.Yellow bags now cover the pump handles at the Kroger Fuel Center on Highway 20 South in Covington. Drivers began calling theChannel 2newsroom wanting to know who w
Milledgeville man chased into home, shot
As of Monday morning, no one had been arrested in connection with the shooting, according to Baldwin County Sheriff’s Office Detective Capt. Brad King, who heads the criminal investigations division.
Two killed, one hurt in Henry County accidents
“A second motorcyclist who stopped to render aid at the first accident was then struck by another vehicle, resulting in serious injuries to the second motorcyclist,” Smith said in a statement.
Identical Georgia twins change gender together
"I look at myself in the mirror now, and I think, "Wow. I'm finally me, like, this is me. This is who I was supposed to be," Jace Grafe says.
Atlanta police seize drugs and guns from a popular food mart
They said they have evidence of Dhawan, who’s a store clerk, and Butler, who’s an accomplice, selling drugs from the store.
Victims identified, man charged in gas station shooting
The victims have been identified in an early morning shooting at a Macon gas station and one man has been charged.James Eric McKay Jr. of Macon was charged with aggravated assault, according to a Bibb County Sheriff’s Office release. He is out on $27,700 bond.Two women and a man were injured in the