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Questions remain after mother of 5 was shot, killed in Atlanta

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Colleagues of a mother who was shot and killed on her way home from work made an emotional plea for help. They want the killer behind bars. 

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Sketch released of woman found in landfill

Source: Bartow County Sheriff's Office Source: Bartow County Sheriff's Office
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Investigators need help identifying a woman whose body was found in a landfill. 

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10-year-old hit by stray bullet while sleeping Video included

Source: WGCL Source: WGCL
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Authorities tell CBS46 two groups of males were shooting at each other in the parking lot. 

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Body of 10-month-old recovered during traffic stop

(Source: WGCL) (Source: WGCL)
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Police say they found the body of a 10-month-old baby during what started as a traffic stop Wednesday.

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APD investigating Peachtree Street shooting

(Source: WGCL) (Source: WGCL)
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Atlanta Police are investigating an overnight shooting that happened at the intersection of Peachtree Street and MLK Drive.

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Police to canvas area where teen girl was sexually assaulted on MLK Boulevard Video included

(Source: WGCL) (Source: WGCL)
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Atlanta Police say they will be canvassing the neighborhood Tuesday afternoon in an effort to move the investigation forward.

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Police still looking for suspects tied to fatal South Fulton shooting

(Source: South Fulton Police Department) (Source: South Fulton Police Department)
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According to South Fulton Police, no suspects have been arrested since the August 2 shooting on Godby Road.

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Man who preyed on juvenile found guilty of child molestation

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Allen Jesse Harris is also charge with aggravated child molestation, statutory rape and electronically furnishing obscene materials to a child.

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Bond denied for man accused of shooting ex-girlfriend in face, stabbing K9 in head Video included

Randy Young (Source: Clayton County Police Department) Randy Young (Source: Clayton County Police Department)
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Bond has been denied for a man who police say stabbed a K9 in the head after shooting his ex-girlfriend in the face in Clayton County, killing her.

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Police search for motorcycle rider committing car thefts in east Atlanta

(Source: Atlanta Police Department) (Source: Atlanta Police Department)
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Atlanta police need your help finding a motorcycle rider who has broken into a number of cars in east Atlanta.

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Teen shot in abdomen, alleged shooter is 39-years-old per police

(Source: WGCL) (Source: WGCL)
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Witnesses say a 13-year-old male was shot in the abdomen in the 3000 block of Landrum Street after he and the suspect got into an altercation.

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Woman found stabbed to death in Norcross hotel

(Source: WGCL) (Source: WGCL)
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Investigators say a security guard with the Extended Stay in the 2200 block of Pelican Drive found the woman in a room at 12:30 a.m.

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Georgia State University student shot outside of dormitory

Source: WGCL Source: WGCL
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GSU Police say the victim was possibly shot twice at 5 a.m. while inside the vehicle outside of student housing in the 100 block of Piedmont.

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Couple accused of abuse, keeping children in filthy living conditions

(Source: Cobb County Sheriff's Office) (Source: Cobb County Sheriff's Office)
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Richard Coolidge and Amanda Lufkins are both charged with cruelty to child and battery, family violence after being arrested.

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Male suspect allegedly robs SunTrust bank in Carrollton

(Source: Carrollton Police Department) (Source: Carrollton Police Department)
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Officers in Carrollton are looking for a bank robbery suspect who stole an undisclosed amount of money from a SunTrust bank on Tuesday afternoon.

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U.S. Marshals capture Atlanta assault suspect in West Virginia

(SOURCE: MGN) (SOURCE: MGN)
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A task force arrested Michael Colclough at business on Caperton Boulevard in Martinsburg.

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Teen charged with molestation, sodomy of juvenile

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Hall County Police say Mason James Rosbury was 14 when he molested a female juvenile.

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Man wanted for child molestation fatally shot in officer-involved shooting Video included

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GBI has been called in to investigate an officer-involved shooting at a Norfolk Southern property on Monday afternoon.

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1 dead, 2 injured in Brookhaven shooting

Source: WGCL Source: WGCL
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Police want to speak with witnesses who saw the triple shooting early Sunday morning.

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Father who took missing Clayton County child found in New Mexico; Kid still missing

Siraj Wahhaj Siraj Wahhaj
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A father who took his now-missing child out of Clayton County last year was found in New Mexico, although the child is still missing. 

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Man shot in northwest Atlanta near Mayson Turner Road

(Source: WGCL) (Source: WGCL)
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Officers with the Atlanta Police Department were called to northwest Atlanta after calls regarding a person shot Monday morning.

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Police searching for woman who went on date with man found fatally shot along I-20

Source: WGCL Source: WGCL
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Investigators are now looking for a woman they believe the victim had been on a date with that evening.

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Police: Domestic dispute escalates to murder-attempted suicide

(Source: WGCL) (Source: WGCL)
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Family members say the victims were engaged in a conversation when things escalated on the lower level of the two-story home.

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Rapper 21 Savage issues statement following Zone 6 shooting

(Source: WGCL) (Source: WGCL)
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Rapper 21 Savage attended a back-to-school event Saturday that ended in gunfire with one person injured. 

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Hands free driving violation leads to drug arrest

(Source: Gainesville Police Department) (Source: Gainesville Police Department)
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According to Gainesville Police, when an officer stopped Steven Lawless drugs and weapons were found in the vehicle.

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Police: Man used cell phone to take "up-skirt" video of females inside Wal-Mart

Source: Villa Rica Police Source: Villa Rica Police
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Villa Rica authorities have arrested a man they say followed a female through a Wal-Mart store and attempted to take an "up-skirt" video. 

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LaGrange Police investigates shoplifting incident at CVS

Source: LaGrange Police Source: LaGrange Police
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LaGrange Police officials have released the photo of two women they are interested in speaking with regarding a shoplifting incident at a local CVS. 

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Man facing charges after locking puppy inside gym locker at LA Fitness

Source: WGCL Source: WGCL
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A trip to the gym in Midtown ends with a man facing criminal charges for locking his puppy in a gym locker.

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Police: Store clerks pepper sprayed and attacked by robber

(Source: Clayton County Police Department) (Source: Clayton County Police Department)
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Investigators were able to identify the 32-year-old from a lifted fingerprint at the scene.

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Murder suspect surrenders in Decatur

(Source: DeKalb County Jail) (Source: DeKalb County Jail)
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Deputies say 34-year-old Jason Leroy Brown was wanted in connection with the July 24 death of Taylor Bins.

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Crystal meth among drugs found during traffic stop

(Source: Athens-Clarke County Police Department) (Source: Athens-Clarke County Police Department)
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A routine traffic stop on Commerce Road resulted in an officer finding multiple controlled substances and a driver with an arrest warrant. 

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Second suspect arrested in connection to Motel 8 robbery

(Source: Acworth Police Department) (Source: Acworth Police Department)
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A second suspect connected to a July 16 robbery of a pizza delivery guy at Super 8 Motel has been captured by police.

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Man fatally shot during weapon deal gone bad in SW Atlanta

Source: WGCL Source: WGCL
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A man is dead and police have arrested a suspect following a fatal shooting during what police are calling a weapon sale gone bad in southwest Atlanta overnight.

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Man fatally shot at Union City apartment complex

Source: WGCL Source: WGCL
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A man is dead after being shot at an apartment complex in Union City late Sunday night. 

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Suspect leads police on chase after accusations of kidnapping, rape

Andrew Head (Cobb County Sheriff's Office) Andrew Head (Cobb County Sheriff's Office)
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A 27-year-old man was finally caught by police Sunday after leading authorities on a chase in Marietta following accusations of kidnapping and rape. 

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Man wanted in connection to South Fulton homicide in custody

(Source: South Fulton Police Department) (Source: South Fulton Police Department)
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A man wanted in connection to a homicide in South Fulton turned himself in Sunday.

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Man shot by suspects breaking into his car

(Source: WGCL) (Source: WGCL)
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Atlanta Police say the man was picking up a pizza in the 1000 block of Northside Dr. NW when he heard his car alarm go off.

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Investigators looking to identify home break-in suspect

(Source: Spalding County's Sheriff's Office) (Source: Spalding County's Sheriff's Office)
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Still frames from security footage shows a black male and a silver or tan 2000 model Lincoln Town Car.

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Body cam video released of APD officer slamming man to ground

Source: WGCL Source: WGCL
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An Atlanta Police officer is on administrative leave after cell phone video captured him slamming a man to the ground during an arrest. 

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Trains held after shooting on MARTA bus in Atlanta

(Source: WGCL) (Source: WGCL)
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Trains were held at a MARTA station late Thursday after a shooting on a MARTA bus. 

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Police: 4 accused of beating teen and posting video online

Source: DeKalb County Police Department Source: DeKalb County Police Department
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Police have arrested a woman they say robbed and beat a 19-year-old female then posted the recording online.

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Mother accused of child abuse allegedly abducts her young son

Source: Forest Park Police Source: Forest Park Police
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Police have taken a mother into custody after she disappeared with one of them.  

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Lawrenceville man accused of stealing church van

Source: Hall County Sheriff's Office Source: Hall County Sheriff's Office
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Jesse Dean Rust, 29, was arrested and charged with theft by receiving. 

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Viral video of dramatic arrest doesn't tell whole story

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Police drew their guns, pulled their tasers and smashed a car window all to arrest a man in Atlanta. The dramatic arrest was captured by a witness.

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Teens allegedly locked in basement, suspects now facing assault charges police say

(Source: DeKalb County Sheriff's Office) (Source: DeKalb County Sheriff's Office)
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DeKalb County Sheriff's Office say 38-year-old Tamara McGowan and 42-year-old Thomas Young locked the teens in their home on North Hairston Road between June 1, 2017 and April 30, 2018.

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Northeast Atlanta business owners want to start neighborhood watch group

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Business owners in one part of Buckhead are growing more concerned about certain activity in their neighborhood and want to do something about it.

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Police: Man stabbed after refusing to give man money for food

FILE Clayton County Police. (SOURCE: WGCL) FILE Clayton County Police. (SOURCE: WGCL)
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Clayton County Police have arrested a man they say stabbed another man while he was parked at a Waffle House on Tara Boulevard in Jonesboro. 

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Music teacher charged with child molestation

Source: Cherokee County Sheriff's Office Source: Cherokee County Sheriff's Office
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Authorities have charged Jason Young with aggravated child molestation. 

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Panhandler viciously attacks man near Waffle House

(Source: Clayton County Sheriff's Office) (Source: Clayton County Sheriff's Office)
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A man was taken into police custody Monday morning after viciously stabbing a Waffle House patron in Clayton County.

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Suspect arrested in fatal shooting of a woman at BP gas station

Source: WGCL Source: WGCL
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Police arrested Visheslav Feder three days after locating the body of a deceased woman who had been fatally shot in a vehicle in DeKalb County. 

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Police search for suspect who shot at boat on Lake Lanier

(Source: Hall County Sheriff's Office) (Source: Hall County Sheriff's Office)
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Police are searching for whoever shot at a boat on Lake Lanier Saturday.

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Former Georgia Tech fraternity president pleads to rape

Source: Fulton County District Attorney Source: Fulton County District Attorney
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A former Georgia Tech fraternity president has pleaded guilty to rape, more than two years after police say he sexually assaulted his ex-girlfriend.

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Nephew arrested for "suspicious death" of aunt

Source: Gwinnett County Police Department Source: Gwinnett County Police Department
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David Neel Clark, 52, has been charged with FTC fraud, aggravated assault and felony murder.  

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APD releases sketch of MLK Jr. Dr. sexual assault suspect Video included

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Atlanta Police has released a sketch of a person of interest behind the sexual assault of a 16-year-old girl at gunpoint. 

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VIDEO: Atlanta cop battles it out with crash scene scavenger

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An Atlanta police officer tried to make an arrest, but punches were thrown in the process. 

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Several items recovered from Athens middle school burglary

Source: Athens-Clarke County Source: Athens-Clarke County
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Police  say 60 iPads, school supplies, band equipment, and other miscellaneous items were reported stolen recently. 

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Armed attackers break into cars, threaten lives

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A gang of at least four, and possibly eight armed attackers broke into cars and threatened people's lives on Millstream Hollow in Conyers.

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Grocery store suspect arrested following SWAT standoff

(Source: WGCL) (Source: WGCL)
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A suspect has been taken into custody following a SWAT situation in DeKalb County.

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18 homes raided in drug busts across Gwinnett County Video included

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Law enforcement agencies in Gwinnett County are conducting major drug busts across the county.

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Four suspects in custody for assaulting Applebee's waitress

Source: McDonough Police Source: McDonough Police
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McDonough Police have arrested two women and another has turned herself after the assault of a waitress that took place at an Applebee's on July 12.

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Man arrested for allegedly molesting 4-year-old child

(Source: Hall County Sheriff's Office) (Source: Hall County Sheriff's Office)
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Robert Lewis Chandler was arrested at his residence in the 2000 block of Memorial Park Drive on Tuesday morning.

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Armed robber wanted by Clayton County police

(Source: Forest Park Police Department) (Source: Forest Park Police Department)
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The suspect is a young black man seen wearing a dark hoodie, dark pants, grey shoes and carrying a grey and orange back pack. 

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Woman, baby grazed by bullets in SE Atlanta shootout

Source: WGCL Source: WGCL
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A woman and baby are recovering after both were grazed by bullets during a shootout in southeast Atlanta late Sunday night.

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Carjacking suspect sought, allegedly points gun at 5 year-old girl

Source: WGCL Source: WGCL
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Police are searching for a carjacking suspect who allegedly pointed a gun at a five year-old girl on Sunday.

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3 shot, 1 dead after shooting in Atlanta

(Source: WGCL) (Source: WGCL)
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Police say three people were shot in southwest Atlanta late Saturday. One of the shooting victims was killed. 

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DeKalb Co. man found guilty of drowning 10-year-old son in bathtub Video included

Source: DeKalb County Police Source: DeKalb County Police
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Leon Williams Sr. was found guilty Friday afternoon after the jury deliberated for only a couple of hours.  

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Man fatally shot behind recording studio in NE Atlanta

Source: WGCL Source: WGCL
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Police are searching for a suspect accused of fatally shooting a man behind a recording studio in northeast Atlanta.

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Two fatal shootings within hours of each other in NW Atlanta

Source: WGCL Source: WGCL
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Police are investigating after two fatal shootings within hours of each other in northwest Atlanta Thursday night.

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Woman convicted after throwing pot of hot grease on neighbor

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A woman was found guilty Wednesday after she poured a pot of hot grease on her neighbor following a fight. 

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Man shot, killed in northwest Atlanta

(Source: WGCL) (Source: WGCL)
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Police say a man was shot and killed in northwest Atlanta late Thursday.

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$10,000 reward for information on robbery suspect

Source: WGCL) Source: WGCL)
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Atlanta Police say there are looking for a male suspect who used a stolen vehicle in a July robbery that resulted in a man being shot. 

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NFL star LeSean McCoy hires high-profile lawyer, refutes involvement in home invasion that injured ex-girlfriend Video included

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Police are investigating allegations that Buffalo Bills star LeSean McCoy was behind a violent attack on his former girlfriend, Delicia Cordon.

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Alleged church vandal arrested

(Source: Cobb County Police Department) (Source: Cobb County Police Department)
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Police say Clint Vance of vandalized Noonday Baptist Church on Canton Road in Marietta and The Church of Christ at North Cobb in Kennesaw, as well as a private residence between April 29 and May 8.

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Drunk man arrested for trespassing at airport Video included

(Source: WGCL) (Source: WGCL)
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Atlanta Police say E'Donis T. Andrews was seen walking along an access road that surrounds the airfield at 2 a.m.

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APD, GSP team together, arrest 11 to address issues with ATVs, dirt bikes on city streets Video included

Jessie Brown and Javaris Bell (Atlanta City Jail) Jessie Brown and Javaris Bell (Atlanta City Jail)
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The Atlanta Police Dept. and Georgia State Patrol teamed up to address an ongoing issue in many metro Atlanta communities: illegal use of ATVs and dirt bikes on city streets.

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GSP trooper lucky to be alive after crashing into river during chase

Source: WGCL Source: WGCL
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A Georgia State Patrol trooper is bruised but alive after crashing his cruiser into a river during a high speed chase in Atlanta early Tuesday morning.

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Police offering $100,000 reward to find elderly woman's murderer

Kay Thomasson (Sandy Springs Police) Kay Thomasson (Sandy Springs Police)
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Family members found Kay Thomasson found stabbed to death in her Sandy Springs home nearly two weeks ago.

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Authorities looking to identify gas station robbery suspect

(Source: Rockdale County Sheriff's Office) (Source: Rockdale County Sheriff's Office)
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Deputies in Rockdale County are seeking the public's assistance identifying a gas station robbery suspect.

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Police: Man kills girlfriend, then shoots himself

(Source: WGCL) (Source: WGCL)
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Police say a man shot his girlfriend Saturday prior to shooting himself in Cartersville.

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Former principal, teacher accused of sexual assault in three counties

Source: WGCL Source: WGCL
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A former teacher and principal who was under investigation for trying to access child pornography online has been arrested on multiple accounts of sexual assault. 

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4 shot, including now-dead shooter in domestic incident

(Source: WGCL) (Source: WGCL)
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Police say four people were shot in Jackson County in a domestic-related incident on the Fourth of July. 

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Suspects lead police on chase following carjacking

Source: Douglasville Police Department via Facebook Source: Douglasville Police Department via Facebook
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Two suspects are now in custody after they Douglasville Police on a chase following a carjacking in the parking lot of a Wal-Mart. 

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Owner of cell phone company to face several charges

(Source: Kennesaw Police Department) (Source: Kennesaw Police Department)
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Woodstock Police arrested owner James White last Tuesday and charged him with racketeering, theft by taking and deposit account fraud.

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SWAT looking for armed robbery suspect in Cobb County apartment complex

(Source: WGCL) (Source: WGCL)
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Police in Cobb County and a SWAT team are on the scene of an armed robbery that took place at a residence on Walnut Circle Monday afternoon. 

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Woman arrested outside Atlanta jail during immigration protest Video included

(Source: WGCL) (Source: WGCL)
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A woman was arrested late Sunday during immigration protests outside the Atlanta Detention Center.

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2 people shot at Midtown hookah lounge

Source: WGCL Source: WGCL
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Atlanta Police say two people were shot early Sunday morning at a hookah lounge located on 14th Street.

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Georgia Supreme Court reverses conviction in Lil' Wayne tour bus shooting

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In a surprising development with the case against a man accused of shooting up Lil' Wayne's tour bus in Atlanta, the Georgia Supreme Court overturned his conviction on the grounds that he was pressured to take a plea deal. 

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28-year-old charged with murder after fatal shooting over dog Video included

Source: WGCL Source: WGCL
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The DeKalb County Police Department is investigating after a woman was fatally shot in an apartment complex in Lithonia. 

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CBS46 investigation leads to arrest of owner of cell phone repair company

(Source: WGCL) (Source: WGCL)
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Eight weeks after CBS46 first exposed a cell phone repair company operating illegally, police arrested the owner.

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Serial rapist tracked down for first time in decade

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For the first time in more than a decade, a serial rapist has been tracked down.

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Police dealing with rash of vehicle break-ins in Buckhead Video included

Source: WGCL Source: WGCL
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After responding to several vehicle break-in complaints, the Atlanta Police Department is fed up and they're creating a new task force specifically devoted to catching the crooks. 

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Griffin reacts to guilty verdict in 1983 murder

Source: Spalding County Sheriff's Office Source: Spalding County Sheriff's Office
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It was a verdict that so many people in Griffin had waited so long to hear, on Tuesday Frank Gebhardt was found guilty of murdering Timothy Coggin back in 1983. 

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Franklin Gebhardt found guilty in Spalding County cold case murder Video included

Source: WGCL Source: WGCL
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A jury in Spalding County found Franklin Gebhardt guilty of killing Timothy Coggins. 

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Parents to face charges for locking daughter in bedroom for months

(Source: Pickens County Sheriff's Office) (Source: Pickens County Sheriff's Office)
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Deputies in Pickens County spent 20 hours searching for an 18-year-old who fled her home only to discover her parents had been abusing the teenager.

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Suspects wanted in foiled attempt to steal merchandise from Target

These two women are wanted for shoplifting at a Gwinnett County Target. (Source: Gwinnett County Police Department) These two women are wanted for shoplifting at a Gwinnett County Target. (Source: Gwinnett County Police Department)
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Police two women entered a Target retail store on Holcomb Bridge Road and nearly made off with more than $1000 worth of merchandise.

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Police say woman allegedly repeatedly stabbed her mother to death

(Source: Gwinnett County Police Department) (Source: Gwinnett County Police Department)
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Police say Jacquelyn Craft notified them of a death at her residence in the 3800 block of Leach Road. The victim is the 35-year-old's mother who also lived at the residence.

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Three people shot near bus station, suspect in custody

Source: WGCL Source: WGCL
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Police have arrested a suspect accused of shooting three people near a Greyhound bus station in southwest Atlanta early Tuesday morning.

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Suspect in fatal road rage shooting of teen appears in court

(Source: Decatur Police Department) (Source: Decatur Police Department)
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The family of 17-year-old Janae Owens is focusing on positive memories, the only things they have left after the teen was shot and killed in a suspected road rage incident.

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Sexual assault suspect arrested in Clarkston

(Source: Clarkston Police Department) (Source: Clarkston Police Department)
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A suspect wanted for an alleged sexual assault was arrested Sunday in Clarkston. 

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Woman stabbed, dropped off at Emory University

(Source: WGCL) (Source: WGCL)
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A woman was hospitalized Sunday evening after being stabbed in Atlanta.

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Police say suspect found in roadway, investigating possible homicide

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Police say the victim is a white male between 40 and 50 years of age. He was found lying in the roadway of Gibson Street.

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Couple steals $19K Rolex watch

(Source: DeKalb County Police) (Source: DeKalb County Police)
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On June 8, police say a man and woman entered Diamond & Co. at 5:13 p.m. to browse jewelry before taking off with a $19,500 Rolex watch.

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Man shot, killed in northwest Atlanta

(Source: WGCL) (Source: WGCL)
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Police say a man was found dead after a shooting in northwest Atlanta Saturday

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6 hospitalized after man leads police on chase with toddlers in car

(Source: WGCL) (Source: WGCL)
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Six people were sent to the hospital after a man led police on a chase in Atlanta with two toddler's in the car.

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Armed, dangerous man wanted in Cherokee County found dead at Marietta home

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A man wanted following a domestic incident on Rose Creek Run in Cherokee County is dead following a SWAT situation at a home in Marietta.

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Clayton County PD searching for serial rapist Video included

Source: Clayton County PD Source: Clayton County PD
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A serial rapist is on the loose in Metro Atlanta. 

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Deceased woman found in vehicle in South Fulton

Source: WGCL Source: WGCL
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The 22-year-old woman was located in the 1000 block of Buckhurst Drive at 1:10 a.m.

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Couple defends themselves against armed attackers at Kroger

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Three people were shot near the Kroger grocery store on Wesley Chapel Road.

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Innocent bystander killed in shootout in DeKalb Co. Video included

Source: WGCL Source: WGCL
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DeKalb Police have two suspects in custody in connection with a shootout that killed an innocent bystander.

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APD officer suspended after arrest during drug raid

Source: APD Source: APD
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An Atlanta Police officer is suspended and could face termination after she was arrested during a drug raid at a home in College Park. 

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Suspects crash van through front door, attempt to steal ATM from CVS pharmacy Video included

Source: WGCL Source: WGCL
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Police are searching for four men accused of crashing a vehicle through the front door of a CVS pharmacy inside an Atlanta mall and attempting to steal an ATM.

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Rapper Trippie Redd accused of hitting woman over head with gun

Source: APD Source: APD
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Atlanta-based rapper Trippie Redd is behind bars after he allegedly hit a woman over the head with a gun.

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Father of five with baby on the way struck in head by stray bullet Video included

Source: WGCL Source: WGCL
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A father of five is shot in the head and now he's recovering at the hospital. Friends and family of Tobias Thomas say he was an innocent bystander when he was hit by a stray bullet.

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Body of deceased person found in Atlanta creek

Source: WGCL Source: WGCL
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Atlanta Police are in the 4000 block of Whitewater Creek Road where the body of a deceased person has been found.

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Man braves sauna-like temperatures hiding from police in motel roof Video included

Source: WGCL Source: WGCL
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How long could you survive in an attic with the sun beating down in the summer?  One man pushed the limits Tuesday while hiding from police.

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Three teens shot following dispute in SW Atlanta

Source: WGCL Source: WGCL
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Three teens are recovering after being shot during a dispute in southwest Atlanta early Tuesday morning. 

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Member of notorious Beltran-Layva cartel sentenced to 49 years in prison, ordered to pay $192 million

Source: Mexican Federal Police Source: Mexican Federal Police
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A member of the notorious Beltran-Layva cocaine cartel is expected to be sentenced Monday, on charges of importing huge shipments of drugs to the U.S. and laundering the money back to Mexico.

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GBI investigating overnight officer-involved shooting, two people shot

(Source: WGCL) (Source: WGCL)
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The GBI is investigating an officer-involved shooting in College Park where a man was shot outside of a Mexican Restaurant on Old National Highway.

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Driver runs into man after getting shot in head

(Source: WGCL) (Source: WGCL)
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A driver ran into a man in Atlanta late Thursday after he himself was shot in the back of the head. 

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Forsyth County: Never leave anything your vehicle in plain sight

Photo source: Forsyth County Sheriff's Office Facebook page Photo source: Forsyth County Sheriff's Office Facebook page
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The Forsyth County Sheriff's Office is urging residents and visitors not to leave valuable items in plain sight in a vehicle following a rash of burglaries overnight Thursday.

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Photo released of armed bank robber

Source: Gwinnett Police Source: Gwinnett Police
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According to authorities, the suspect entered the Chase Bank in unincorporated Lilburn on May 26. 

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Suspects seen committing identity fraud, card fraud

Source: Gwinnett County Police Department Source: Gwinnett County Police Department
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Gwinnett Police have released photos of two suspects who illegally used a theft victim's credit card at several Kroger stores and fraudulently withdrew over $9300 from a bank account.

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Police arrest couple involved in Hall County armed robbery

Source: MGN Online Source: MGN Online
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Investigators arrested 19-year-old Keyshon Jenard Pulliam and 18-year-old Virginia Patterson. 

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TSA agents bring in record haul for month of May

Source: TSA Source: TSA
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Transportation Security Administration agents at Hartsfield-Jackson Airport brought in the highest amount of guns ever at an airport in a single month, confiscating 30 during the month of May. 

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Passenger struck by stray bullet during shootout

Source: WGCL Source: WGCL
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DeKalb County Police tell CBS46 two males were shooting at each other. One male was shot in the leg. 

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3 injured after shooting at Atlanta recording studio

Source: WGCL Source: WGCL
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Three men are recovering after being injured during a shooting at a recording studio in Midtown Atlanta early Tuesday morning. 

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Car break-ins continue in Morningside area

(Source: WGCL) (Source: WGCL)
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Over the past three years, John Moore has had his things stolen from his car eight times. The most recent incident happened last night.

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Man with "Pale Face" tattooed on his face in custody after SWAT shooting in Florida

(Source: Hall County Sheriff's Office) (Source: Hall County Sheriff's Office)
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A man wanted in the murder of a child in Alabama as well as a gas station burglary in Hall County is in police custody after he was shot by a SWAT team officer in Florida early Monday morning.

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Kell HS "Teacher of the Year" arrested for alleged sexual assault

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A Cobb County man is behind bars after he was arrested for sexual assault.

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Gunman on the run after killing two people

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Police are investigating a double homicide at a residence in southeast Atlanta. 

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Suspect in custody connected to death of man found in car

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He has South Fulton warrants for murder, aggravated assault and the possession of a firearm during a felony.

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Officer fired after hitting suspect with patrol car

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An Athens-Clarke County police officer has been fired after a collision involving his patrol car and a suspect who fled from authorities on foot.

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Man hospitalized after being shot inside Atlanta bowling alley

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A shooting inside a bowling alley in northeast Atlanta has sent a man to the hospital. 

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Man shot to death overnight in SW Atlanta

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Police are searching for suspects after a man was found dead on the side of a road in southwest Atlanta early Friday morning.

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Teen stable after shooting in Atlanta

(Source: WGCL) (Source: WGCL)
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A teen is in stable condition after being shot in Atlanta late Thursday.

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Arrest made in murder of DeKalb County teen

(Source: WGCL) (Source: WGCL)
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The DeKalb County Police Dept. has made an arrest in the murder of Trevon Richardson.

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Police search for killer of high school honor graduate Video included

(Source: Family) (Source: Family)
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Homicide units are investigating after an 18-year-old man was shot in the back and killed on Martin Luther King Jr. Drive Wednesday morning.

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Two suspects in custody, 2 sought in robbery, carjacking of Lyft driver

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Police have two people in custody and are searching for two others after a Lyft driver was robbed and carjacked early Thursday morning.

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Security guard shoots man who refuses to leave store

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A man that was shot by a security guard at a Family Dollar has been transported to Grady Memorial Hospital. 

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Two security guards recovering after shooting at Atlanta strip club

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Two security guards were hospitalized following a shooting at an Atlanta strip club early Tuesday morning. 

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Man shot multiple times by police, GBI investigating

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Officers were responding to a shots fired call in the early Sunday morning in the 2700 block of Luther Drive, according to the GBI.

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Rockdale inmate cause of death remains unknown

(Source: Rockdale County Sheriff's Office) (Source: Rockdale County Sheriff's Office)
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An autopsy has unveiled injuries sustained by Rockdale County Jail inmate Shali Tilson who was found dead in his cell March 12.

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Juvenile arrested for throwing rocks, pointing a gun at people on the Beltline

(Source: Atlanta Police Department) (Source: Atlanta Police Department)
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Atlanta Police have arrested a 14-year-old juvenile suspect for aggravated assault after throwing rocks at visitors of the Beltline.

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Police: Search continues for NY gunman, may have fled to Atlanta

James Oliver is 39-years-old, approximately 5'11", weighs 170lbs and has brown eyes. (Source: NYPD) James Oliver is 39-years-old, approximately 5'11", weighs 170lbs and has brown eyes. (Source: NYPD)
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Officers say 39-year-old James Oliver is wanted for the December 2, 2017 murder of Darnell Pettway.

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Counterfeiting operation shut down in Smyrna

Source: Cobb County Police Department Source: Cobb County Police Department
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Samuel Eromosele, 34, is accused of operating a business inside his residence to include the making of counterfeit money, movies, video games, State issued ID cards, and credit cards. 

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Deputies use beanbag round to apprehend man who destroyed neighbor's chicken house

(Source: Habersham Sheriff's Office) (Source: Habersham Sheriff's Office)
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Authorities say Joshua Libby crashed into his neighbor's chicken house before fleeing to him home Tuesday afternoon.

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High school coach commits suicide after alleged sexual relationship with student

Source: MGN Online Source: MGN Online
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Authorities allege Michael Slaughter was sexually involved with a female student while not on school property.

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Marietta man convicted of shooting another man

(Source: Marietta Police Department) (Source: Marietta Police Department)
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Jason Lamont Townes was found guilty of aggravated assault, aggravated battery, and possession of a firearm during the commission of a felony.

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Fuel thief brutally attacks gas station owner Video included

(Source :WGCL) (Source :WGCL)
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Earlier this month police say the man had five transactions over two days at the same pump at the Sun Petro station on Senoia Road.

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City of Winder newest city hit with cyber-attack

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The City of Winder is the latest municipality dealing with a cyber-attack. A city spokesperson has confirmed the city was hit with a virus on Monday that is currently affecting the city’s servers.

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Police arrest alleged gunman in Columbia Drive murder

(Source: WGCL) (Source: WGCL)
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The family of a man shot outside a gas station is pleading for justice.

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No decision on trial for former DeKalb Co. officer in fatal shooting of Air Force vet, to reconvene in two weeks

Anthony Hill | Courtesy of family Anthony Hill | Courtesy of family
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The former DeKalb County police officer charged with murder was back in court on Tuesday for day two of the hearing to determine if a trial will move forward or if the charges will be dropped.

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Forsyth County man charged with sex crimes against juvenile runaway

Source: Forsyth County Sheriff's Office Source: Forsyth County Sheriff's Office
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A Forsyth County man has been arrested and is charged with several sex-related crimes involving an underage runaway from DeKalb County. 

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Man attempts to lure woman into vehicle

(Source: Crime Stoppers Greater Atlanta) (Source: Crime Stoppers Greater Atlanta)
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A woman working at a Roswell Publix narrowly escaped a man attempting to lure her away in the grocery store parking lot. 

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Teen shot, killed on Lake Valley Road

(Source: WGCL) (Source: WGCL)
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Police are investigating after a 17-year-old boy was shot and killed near the intersection of Lake Valley Road and Hemphill School Road.

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31-year-old man charged with sex trafficking

(Source: Forsyth County Sheriff's Office) (Source: Forsyth County Sheriff's Office)
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Matthew Humphries is charged with trafficking in sexual servitude, interference with child custody and contributing to the delinquency of a minor.

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Jumper Cable Jerry Video included

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For more than a decade, people living in one Metro Atlanta community said they’ve been taken advantage of by a man claiming to be their neighbor in need of help.

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Two people arrested in drug bust

(Source: Jackson County Sheriff's Office) (Source: Jackson County Sheriff's Office)
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Dean Moss, 51, is charged with possession of marijuana with intent to distribute and 24-year-old P'Tia Moss is charged with possession of heroin.

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Police: Suspect fires police gun, two suspect arrested and one injured

(Source: WGCL) (Source: WGCL)
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The suspects, 22-year-old Yasmeen Griffin and 19-year-old Samuel Taylor, were both arrested at the scene.

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2 arrested after fatal shooting in high school parking lot

(Source: WGCL) (Source: WGCL)
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Two people were arrested after a fatal shooting in the parking lot of a Clayton County high school late Friday.

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Deceased male found in South Fulton embankment

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South Fulton Police are investigating a dead body that was found in an embankment off Old National Highway Saturday morning.

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Rash of car break-ins continues

Source: MGN Online Source: MGN Online
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Police say 28 cars were broken into or vandalized Saturday morning in the 1000 block of Lenox Park Boulevard.

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Woman shot in parking lot of Buckhead lounge

Source: WGCL Source: WGCL
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Atlanta Police are investigating a shooting that left a 24-year-old woman injured Friday morning. 

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Suspects in custody after leading police on high speed chase

Source: WGCL Source: WGCL
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Two people are in custody after leading police on a high speed chase through two metro Atlanta counties early Friday morning. 

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Arrest made after fatal shooting in Bartow County

(Source: WGCL) (Source: WGCL)
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Police are investigating a fatal shooting that occurred in Bartow County Thursday afternoon. 

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GBI employee on leave after arrest

(Source: Gwinnett County Jail) (Source: Gwinnett County Jail)
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An employee with the Georgia Bureau of Investigation is on administrative leave following his arrest. 

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Cell phone video lands 3 high school students in jail

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Recording video of everything happening around them and posting it on the internet is a popular pastime amongst high school students, but this time, three teens were arrested for a video they made.

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Gun found in child's book bag at school

(Source: MGN) (Source: MGN)
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Police say a gun was found in a student's book bag in Marietta Wednesday.

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Police release sketch of home invasion suspect

(Source: Clarkston Police Department) (Source: Clarkston Police Department)
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He is described as a black male in his late 40s with short to medium length curly black hair, short beard with gray hairs in it, and has a thin but muscular build.

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Pair restrained with duct tape inside home during home invasion

Source: MGN Online Source: MGN Online
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Cobb County Police are investigating following a home invasion on May 4. The incident occurred in the 100 block of Kay Road in Marietta.  

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Cold case suspect in Tucson slayings found in Atlanta

A Tucson man wanted in two separate killings is in custody after evading capture for 13 years.

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Law enforcement officers among 5 charged in connection to murder from 1983

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A 34-year-old cold case was busted wide open when five people were charged in connection to a brutal murder from 1983. 

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Graffiti suspect charged with multiple felonies

William Alexander Carswell | Source: Cobb County Sheriff's Office William Alexander Carswell | Source: Cobb County Sheriff's Office
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William Carswell faces one county criminal damage, fourteen counts of criminal interference with government property, and one count of criminal trespass damage. 

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Man in custody accused of four smash and grab robberies

(Source: WGCL) (Source: WGCL)
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Hall County investigators have arrested a man they said is responsible for four smash and grab robberies in 2016.

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Teen arrested for child molestation in Hall County

Source: Hall County Sheriff's Office Source: Hall County Sheriff's Office
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Brandon Daniel, 17, is accused of sexually molesting a juvenile female child between August 2016 and August 2017.

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Judge sentences man accused of robbing multiple CVS pharmacies

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Kelvonne Charleston, 38, was sentenced by a judge to 15 years, eight months in prison to be followed by three years of supervised release. 

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Transgender woman fatally shot in Georgia

A transgender who was woman shot just outside Atlanta has died.

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Georgia man faces child porn charges in Alabama, Georgia

A Georgia man accused of sending child pornography to an undercover officer in Alabama has been arrested as part of a joint investigation.

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Woman's phone stolen from purse at bar in Buckhead

(Source: WGCL) (Source: WGCL)
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Thieves are stealing iPhones right out of women's purses. It's happening more often at bars in Buckhead, but these same criminals could target you anytime and anywhere.

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Notorious shoplifter Doris Payne arrested again

Source: Chamblee Police Source: Chamblee Police
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Notorious international jewel thief Doris Payne, who has been a suspect in several shoplifting incidents dating back to the 1950s, is in trouble again. 

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Man sentenced 30 years for deadly McDonough robbery

Source: WGCL Source: WGCL
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Quincy Bailey, 21, entered guilty pleas in Henry County Superior Court to charges of voluntary manslaughter and armed robbery in the death of James "KT" Cleveland. 

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18-year-old charged with murder after fatal shooting in Atlanta

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Police say an 18-year-old has been charged with murder after the fatal shooting of another 18-year-old in Atlanta Friday. 

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Police: Suspected burglar caught trying to rob another store

(Source: Conyers Police Department) (Source: Conyers Police Department)
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Police say a fugitive wanted for a string of burglaries was actually caught Friday while trying to rob another store.

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Police: Burglary suspects use crow bar to break into businesses

Source: Newton County Sheriff's Office Source: Newton County Sheriff's Office
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Officials say the suspects made entry into the businesses June 26 and June 27 by using a crowbar to smash the front doors. 

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Daycare provider to spend 15 years in jail after toddler was injured in care

Source: MGN Online Source: MGN Online
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Evelyn Bruce-Mighty, 59, a former daycare owner convicted on charges of aggravated battery and two counts of cruelty to children in the first degree in January will spend 15 years in jail.

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Paulding County authorities investigate Holly Springs Rd. homicide

Source: WGCL Source: WGCL
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Police in Paulding County are investigating what happened when a man was targeted and shot while riding his motorcycle in Rockmart. 

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Addictive post: Police say men advertised heroin on Facebook

Federal prosecutors say four men who advertised heroin for sale on Facebook have been convicted of conspiracy to deal drugs in Atlanta.

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16-year-old shot, killed at apartment complex

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Fulton County Police are investigating after a teen was shot and killed Monday afternoon. 

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Authorities: Macon teen shoots 7-year-old in the head

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Authorities are searching for a teenager who they say shot a 7-year-old boy in the head in Bibb County.

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Police: Woman's ex-husband shoots, kills current boyfriend

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One man is dead and another man is in police custody following a dispute over a woman in Athens. 

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Dead body found behind shopping center in Dalton

Source: Dalton Police Department via Facebook Source: Dalton Police Department via Facebook
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Police have identified the victim as 26-year-old Colin Chavez Shropshire. He was last seen at the Cliffs Apartments Friday night. 

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Police: Man shot in face at 80-year-old birthday party

Starlin Bernard Johnson | Source: Conyers Police Department Starlin Bernard Johnson | Source: Conyers Police Department
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The man accused of shooting another man in the face at a house party in Conyers is now in custody at the Rockdale County Jail without bond. 

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Footprint impression connects defendant to crime

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A Fulton County Superior Court Judge sentenced a man to life in prison plus five years for a 2014 murder and armed robbery. 

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Atlanta man found guilty of murder of college student

Source: WGCL Source: WGCL
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An Atlanta man was sentenced to life in prison plus five year for his role in the death of 23-year-old college student Tekeenen Williams in Fulton County.

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Woman stabbed in chest during altercation

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A woman is currently listed in critical condition after being rushed to the hospital following a stabbing incident in Athens.

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Man kicks victim, steals car during robbery

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Cobb County Police are investigating an armed robbery that occurred at the Vicious Sounds Car Audio in Marietta. 

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Wrong-way driver sentenced to 15 years

Source: WGCL Source: WGCL
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Dezmar Gilbert, 41, was sentenced to 15 years with 10 years to serve in prison by a Henry County Superior Court judge. 

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Victim's brother, along with another suspect arrested in connection to death of Roswell teen

Jahmal Samuel and Jordan Williams were arrested in connection to the death of Kobe Williams. Source: Roswell Police Department Jahmal Samuel and Jordan Williams were arrested in connection to the death of Kobe Williams. Source: Roswell Police Department
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Police have arrested two people for the murder of 17-year-old Kobe Williams who was killed February 7.

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Victim says 3 armed men stole electronics, marijuana during home invasion

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According to the victim, three unknown men kicked in his door and stole is XBOX, PS4, $100 worth of marijuana, and his cell phone. One of the men was armed with an AR style rifle. 

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2 in custody after armed robbery Dollar General

Marques Johnson and Thomas Robinson Jr. were arrested for an armed robbery at a Dollar General in Hall County. Source: Hall County Sheriff's Office Marques Johnson and Thomas Robinson Jr. were arrested for an armed robbery at a Dollar General in Hall County. Source: Hall County Sheriff's Office
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Two suspects are now in custody following an armed robbery in Hall County. 

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