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Manhunt is underway for man accused of killing Atlanta-area police officer

(CNN)Police in Georgia are searching for a man suspected of killing a police officer who was answering a call about a suspicious vehicle near a middle school, authorities said. Tafahree Maynard, 18, has been charged with aggravated assault and felony murder in the killing of Gwinnett County office

CNN - 2018-10-21 05:11:04

Authorities say a Georgia police officer has been fatally shot near Snellville, Georgia; police searching for suspect

SNELLVILLE, Ga. (AP) — Authorities say a Georgia police officer has been fatally shot near Snellville, Georgia; police searching for suspect.

KILLEEN DAILY HERALD - 2018-10-20 21:58:49

Gwinnett County police department identifies officer killed in the line of duty

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WSB-TV ATLANTA - 2018-10-20 22:53:40

2 men charged in Georgia officer’s fatal shooting

SNELLVILLE, Ga. — Two teen-aged suspects have been charged, including one man who remains on the loose, in connection with the fatal shooting of a George police officer who was killed while responding to a suspicious vehicle parked near a middle school, authorities said Sunday.Gwinnett County Police

NEW YORK POST - 2018-10-21 06:15:01

One arrested, gunman still on the loose in officer’s shooting death

“Our information is that Tafahree fled the scene of the shooting on foot,” Ayers said. “He is a black male, 6’1”, 200 pounds. I’m not going to go into any details about the investigation or how we developed these suspects, but a manhunt is actively underway right now for (Tafahree).”

GWINNETT DAILY POST - 2018-10-21 03:50:00

UPDATE: Suspect in Gwinnett officer's death remains at large, 'armed and dangerous'

UPDATE 8 A.M. SUNDAY, OCT. 21: As the sun rose Sunday morning, Gwinnett police had not announced a second arrest following the shooting death of officer Antwan Toney. Suspect Tafahree Maynard, 18, remained at large. UPDATE 1 A.M. SUNDAY, OCT. 21: Gwinnett County police announced early Sunday morning


Roofing Company Pays Off School Lunch Debt at 3 Schools, Now They're Looking To Do More

The CEO of a roofing company in Gwinnett County, Georgia, is making it his mission to pay off student lunch debt in every single elementary school in the state of Georgia.“It is frustrating to some kids who come through and they know that they don’t have any money,” Brookwood Elementary School Cafet

WESTERNJOURNAL.COM - 2018-10-20 18:18:19

Gwinnett Police officer Antwan Toney in unincorporated Snellville

GWINNETT COUNTY, Ga. – A Gwinnett Police officer killed while confronting a suspicious vehicle near Shiloh Middle School in unincorporated Snellville has been identified as Officer Antwan Toney.He had been with the department for nearly 3 years, according to Gwinnett County Police. He is originally

WXIA 11 ALIVE - 2018-10-20 22:35:07

Remembering Gwinnett County's Officer Antwan Toney

GWINNETT COUNTY, Ga. - Gunned down in cold blood while investigating a suspicious vehicle Saturday afternoon, the Gwinnett County Police Department is mourning one of their own. Officer Antwan Toney was rushed to Gwinnett Medical Center in Lawrenceville after being shot responding to 911 call about

FOX5ATLANTA.COM - 2018-10-21 09:19:00

Suspects named in deadly officer shooting, one in custody, manhunt continues

GWINNETT COUNTY, Ga. - One man is in custody and another is on the run for their role in the deadly shooting of a Gwinnett County police officer Saturday afternoon at a Snellville-area middle school. App users: View full article here The cold-blooded shooting of 30-year-old Officer Antwan Toney prom

FOX5ATLANTA.COM - 2018-10-20 22:44:00

Gwinnett Cop Shot In Officer-Involved Shooting

SNELLVILLE, GA — An officer was shot in a shooting in Gwinnett County on Saturday, police said.According to Gwinnett County police, the officer-involved shooting is under investigation.

PATCH - 2018-10-20 20:52:26

Officials identify woman's body found at Lake Lanier

HALL COUNTY, Ga. (CBS46)- Hall County authorities have confirmed to CBS46 that a body found at Lake Lanier on October 12, 2018 is Madeline Sinagra. The body of Sinagra was found in an area of lake near Vans Tavern Park in Forsyth County near Vans Tavern Road. Hall County authorities began their in

CBS 46 - 2018-10-19 19:02:00

Lilburn police: Armed robbery suspect may have also robbed Norcross sandwich shop

Shortly before 11 a.m. Wednesday, Lilburn Police Department officers responded to the GameStop on Lawrenceville Highway after receiving a 911 call about an armed robbery, according to Capt. Scott Bennett, a spokesman for the department.


7 charged in Fort Valley State 'pimping investigation'

FORT VALLEY, Ga. - Prosecutors have issued seven arrest warrants in the Fort Valley State University "pimping investigation." Channel 2 Investigative Reporter Nicole Carr has learned warrants were issued Tuesday for 47-year-old Ernest Harvey, 56-year-old Kenneth Howard, 35-year-old Ryan Jenkins, 57-

WSB-TV ATLANTA - 2018-10-19 20:54:52

Things to do around Atlanta: Jazz, Boo at the Zoo and Zaved Akhtar

"Boo at the Zoo," which kicks off this weekend, will provide fun for the whole family at Zoo Atlanta. There's also jazz at the Velvet Note and the sounds of India with Javed Akhtar. If you want something more educational, check out the interactive exhibit in downtown Atlanta on the global refugee cr


Amazon's Lawrenceville Delivery Station Employs More Than 400

LAWRENCEVILLE, GA—Amazon's Lawrenceville delivery station opened September 2018, is 75,000 square feet and employs more than 400 part time and full time employees.

PATCH - 2018-10-19 17:07:34

Teacher missing amid allegations of inappropriate contact with student found dead

GWINNETT COUNTY, Ga. - A DeKalb County middle school teacher who vanished after accusations surfaced he was having an inappropriate relationship with a student at the school where he taught, has been found dead. Zachary Meadors, 28, hadn't been seen since between 2 and 3 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 13. Meado


Forsyth County restaurant inspection scores

Forsyth County• Cracker Barrel, 675 Buford Highway, Cumming.95/A

MYAJC.COM - 2018-10-20 00:00:00

Police: Would-be burglars fail to break into Norcross gun store

On Sept. 14, two men were caught on surveillance video going to the side of David’s Gun Room on Buford Highway in unincorporated Norcross and trying to cut the power to the building, according to Cpl. Wilbert Rundles, a spokesman for the Gwinnett County Police Department.


Teacher accused of sexually abusing student is found dead

A teacher who disappeared after being charged with sexually abusing a sixth-grade boy in Georgia has been found dead from an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound, police said. Zachary Meadors, 28, of Lawrenceville, was found slumped over in a vehicle on Scenic Highway on Wednesday, four days after

NEW YORK POST - 2018-10-19 15:34:15