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Woman added to Atlanta police 'most wanted' list for alleged robbery

A woman was recently added to the Atlanta Police Department's "most wanted" list on a robbery charge related to an alleged confrontation with another woman last year. The victim told APD that her vehicle and purse had been taken by her child's father's new girlfriend after a physical dispute, accor


Authorities: Suspects ran illegal care home, threatened and abused disabled residents

ROCKDALE COUNTY, Ga. -- Deputies in Rockdale County are on the lookout for two people they believe were running an illegal personal care home to exploit disabled women. According to the Rockdale County Sheriff's Office, 45-year-old Tomeka Moses Williams is wanted for running the home at 323 Rodgers

WXIA 11 ALIVE - 2018-03-22 18:18:00

Teen charged with elder abuse

CCSO Bianca L. Campbell A Carrollton teen remains out on bond after she allegedly pushed her great grandmother into some cabinets causing injuries and bruising to the elderly woman's thumb and arm. Bianca Campbell, 19, was charged with one count of elder abuse neglect and exploitation and one co

NEWNAN TIMES-HERALD - 2018-03-23 12:21:00

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

Cobb cops: Atlanta R&B singer Bobby V suspected of rape

Cobb County police confirmed Thursday that Atlanta R&B singer Bobby V is a suspect in a rape investigation. Sgt. Wayne Delk, county police spokesman, said the report came in early Monday accusing the singer, whose real name is Bobby Wilson. READ | White Instagram star from Cobb who claims to be blac

MYAJC.COM - 2018-03-22 22:02:16

36 acres on North Hwy. 85 gets commercial-residential zoning

A proposal to rezone approximately 36 acres on Ga. Highway 85 North in Fayetteville for commercial and residential uses received unanimous approval from the Fayetteville City Council at the March 15 meeting. Above, the Fayetteville City Council hears a presentation. Photo/Ben Nelms. Currently zoned

THE CITIZEN ONLINE - 2018-03-22 10:53:19

Expand Peachtree City into Coweta to create new city center

Proverbs 29:18 says; "Where there is no vision, people perish." Peachtree City has an unimaginable opportunity that addresses basically every issue and concern we are facing as a city enabling us to continue to flourish into the future. However, "A Vision" is required. There has been a lot of discus


'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

New tornado confirmed in far North Georgia

The National Weather Service has confirmed an EF-1 tornado hit far North Georgia days before Monday's severe storms left a path of destruction in south Fulton and Haralson counties. TORNADO CONFIRMED IN WHITE CO FROM SATURDAY NIGHT (3/17). @NWSAtlanta confirmed an EF-1 w/ winds of 105 mph, path len


Walking across Hwy. 54 at hospital to get safer with fixes

A bid to upgrade the intersection on Ga. Highway 54 West, Togwatee Village Parkway and Piedmont Fayette Hospital was unanimously approved March 15 by the Fayetteville City Council. Above, crossing Ga. Highway 54 West in front of Piedmont Fayette Hospital in Fayetteville will become a bit easier with

THE CITIZEN ONLINE - 2018-03-22 10:35:25

Restaurant Inspections: Black Mold, Slime, Expired Food

BURGER KING (Cass White Road) (Food Service Inspections)* 981 CASS WHITE RD CARTERSVILLE, GA 30121 View inspections: March 19, 2018 Score: 87, Grade: B COUNTRY PRIDE (Food Service Inspections)* 981 CASS WHITE RD CARTERSVILLE, GA 30121 View inspections: March 19, 2018 Score: 100, Grade: A DOMINOS PIZ


Man used woman's ID to live rent, bill free

SENOIA, Ga. - Police in Senoia said they have caught a con man who investigators said stole the identities of several women to live rent-free in metro Atlanta. Police initially thought their suspect was a woman. In February, a woman came to Senoia Police after Georgia Power informed her someone was

FOX5ATLANTA.COM - 2018-03-22 06:01:00

Officials: 7-year-old killed in fire; adults injured

DOUGLAS COUNTY, Ga. - State officials said a child is dead and several adults were injured after a house fire in Douglas County Thursday afternoon. It happened at the N Sweetwater Road at the intersection of Old Douglasville Road. A spokesperson with Georgia Insurance Commissioner's Office said a 7-

FOX5ATLANTA.COM - 2018-03-22 22:52:00

Teen forces young girls to send nude photos

NEWNAN, Ga. - Police said the list keeps growing as more girls come forward accusing a now former Newnan High School student of forcing them to send explicit photos. "We had 17 victims, but today I had four more come forward and I believe that list will continue to grow," Newnan Police Sergeant Jim


'Because I'm blessed' | Fairburn resident is happy, despite storm damage to home

Fairburn resident Ashley Andrews says she had been watching the storms approach metro Atlanta on television all day long. She says she prepared for the storms. "I had been watching this storm coming all day, so I figured it was going to get really bad, so we made preparations -- I had gotten my daug


Schools placed on lockdown during search for suspects

Three Douglas County schools were placed on lockdown Tuesday afternoon after a suspicious vehicle was spotted near them, according to the Douglas County Sheriff's Office. Around 1:30 p.m., deputies responded to a call to investigate a suspicious vehicle in the area of Turner Middle School, Annette W


Grandfather who disappeared 7 months ago possibly found safe, police say

DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. - A Trinidadian man who disappeared from his family's Stone Mountain home in August is believed to be safe in an Atlanta hospital. Maurice Taitt walked away from his son's home seven months ago. Wednesday afternoon, Channel 2's Nicole Carr learned that Taitt may have been safe at

WSB-TV ATLANTA - 2018-03-21 21:02:29

Deputies: Jury duty scam seems to target elderly people

NEWNAN, Ga. - A scam is making it's rounds in Coweta County and authorities are warning residents to be alert. Coweta County Sheriff's Office has received reports about a man identifying himself as Lt. Mike Parks or another name, who then tells the person they missed jury duty in Coweta County and m

WXIA 11 ALIVE - 2018-03-21 23:52:00

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

World of Coca-Cola reopens after bomb threat evacuation

ATLANTA -- The World of Coca-Cola in downtown Atlanta has begun reopening after a bomb threat, officials with the attraction confirmed Tuesday afternoon. The threat was reported at 121 Baker Street NW and K9 units were brought in to search the location. The World of Coca-Cola confirmed the evacuatio