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Police say Marietta couple Bud and June Runion shot in the head, suspect charged with murder

Police say Marietta couple Bud and June Runion shot in the head, suspect charged with murder

Two bodies that were found in Telfair County on Monday were identified as the missing Marietta couple police spent days searching for. Telfair County Sheriff Chris

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Georgia mother Kisha Holmes kills three children in murder-suicide: police

Georgia mother Kisha Holmes kills three children in murder-suicide: police

The bodies of a mother and her three children ranging in age from 9 months to 10 years old were discovered in a suburban Atlanta

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Lashawnda Sierra Barnwell and her sister sentenced in robbery, carjacking of SCAD student

Lashawnda Sierra Barnwell and her sister sentenced in robbery, carjacking of SCAD student

A Savannah woman and her teenage sister have been sentenced in the 2013 robbery and carjacking of a SCAD student. The Savannah Morning News reports 20-year-old

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Georgia man Warren Lee Hill who killed a fellow prisoner to be executed Tuesday

Georgia man Warren Lee Hill who killed a fellow prisoner to be executed Tuesday

The Georgia Board of Pardons and Paroles has denied clemency for a death row inmate set to die Tuesday evening. Warren Lee Hill, who is 54,

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Two Hurt In CSX Train Derailment In Allendale County

Two Hurt In CSX Train Derailment In Allendale County

A train has derailed and chemicals leaked from a car in Allendale County, but no widespread evacuations have been ordered. Deputies told media outlets that the

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2 Chainz wants to run for mayor of College Park, Georgia

2 Chainz wants to run for mayor of College Park, Georgia

2 Chainz already proved he can debate during his recent spirited conversation with Nancy Grace about the legalization of pot. Now the hip-hop star is thinking about politics

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Police find bodies of  missing car-buying couple Bud Runion and his wife, June Runion

Police find bodies of missing car-buying couple Bud Runion and his wife, June Runion

The Telfair County sheriff says investigators have found two bodies in their search for a suburban Atlanta couple who went missing after they traveled to

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Couple says StubHub canceled $22 Hawks tickets, said they were too cheap

Couple says StubHub canceled $22 Hawks tickets, said they were too cheap

The Atlanta Hawks are the talk of the town, and there's no bigger fan than Brendan Murphy. "I am really glad to see them do well,"

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Ronnie "Jay" Towns identified as suspect in the disappearance of Cobb County couple

Ronnie "Jay" Towns identified as suspect in the disappearance of Cobb County couple

A suspect in the disappearance of a Cobb County couple has been identified. Telfair Sheriff's investigators have obtained warrants for 28 year old  Ronnie

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Police search for missing Marietta couple Bud and June Runion who left to buy car posted on Craigslist

Police search for missing Marietta couple Bud and June Runion who left to buy car posted on Craigslist

Cobb police detectives are investigating the disappearance of Bud & June Runion, who have been missing for over 24 hours. Family members tell reporters

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Morrow police chief Melvin Douglas, Jr. terminated after less than 5 months on the job

Morrow police chief Melvin Douglas, Jr. terminated after less than 5 months on the job

The City of Morrow's recently sworn-in police chief is now without a job. Interim City Manager Sylvia Redic confirmed to reporters that police chief Melvin Douglas,

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Atlanta woman Ogunsuyi Olubumi arrested in shooting of big rig driver

Atlanta woman Ogunsuyi Olubumi arrested in shooting of big rig driver

Police have made an arrest in the overnight murder of an Atlanta truck driver.Atlanta homicide detectives believe the woman, Ogunsuyi Olubumi, who called 9-1-1 to

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Georgia teacher Elizabeth Scroggs, 32, arrested at high school after police receive anonymous tip that she had a 'sexual relationship' with student

Georgia teacher Elizabeth Scroggs, 32, arrested at high school after police receive anonymous tip that she had a 'sexual relationship' with student

A Coahulla high school teacher is in custody after police say a 'sexual relationship' was uncovered between her and a student.  Elizabeth Scroggs, of Coahulla Creek

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High school basketball coach Melonie Martin accused of biting fellow coach

High school basketball coach Melonie Martin accused of biting fellow coach

A Cobb County basketball coach has been benched following allegations of a nasty fight. Melonie Martin, who also coaches track, was arrested for battery and terroristic

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Couple Cedric Ryce and Shenika Freeman found shot to death outside warehouse

Couple Cedric Ryce and Shenika Freeman found shot to death outside warehouse

Police are investigating after a man and woman were found dead near a Clayton County freight warehouse. Clayton County police tell WSB-TV that an employee of

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Cobb County Police cite Alabama man for 'eating while driving'

Cobb County Police cite Alabama man for 'eating while driving'

An Alabama man is accused of eating while driving in Atlanta's suburbs.Madison Turner tells WSB-TV that he ordered a double quarter-pounder with cheese from a

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Teen runaways Cheyenne Phillips and Dalton Hayes 'dump stolen truck in Georgia'

Teen runaways Cheyenne Phillips and Dalton Hayes 'dump stolen truck in Georgia'

A truck allegedly stolen by two teen runaways has been found dumped in Georgia - as their days-long crime spree reaches a fifth state. Cheyenne Philips,

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Georgia man Antonio Bacon accused of intentionally exposing women to HIV get 4 years Jail

Georgia man Antonio Bacon accused of intentionally exposing women to HIV get 4 years Jail

A Georgia man who was found guilty of intentionally exposing women to HIV has been given a 20-year sentence. Antonio Bacon was sentenced Friday in Chatham

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Cobb County man London Harris charged with stealing $37K in rare coins

Cobb County man London Harris charged with stealing $37K in rare coins

Police have charged a metro Atlanta man with stealing $37,000 worth of rare coins from a shop in northwest Georgia. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports 37-year-old London

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Parents of student found dead in gym mat file suit blaming classmates

Parents of student found dead in gym mat file suit blaming classmates

The parents of a Georgia teenager found dead inside a rolled-up gym mat two years ago have filed a lawsuit accusing classmates of killing him

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Police arrest Cormaine Goss, 21, and Andre Ruff following deadly shooting of UGA student

Police arrest Cormaine Goss, 21, and Andre Ruff following deadly shooting of UGA student

Police have made several arrests following the deadly shooting of a University of Georgia student in Athens. Police responded to Athens Regional Medical Center after reports

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Georgia Court of Appeals hears case over Vidalia onion regulation

Georgia Court of Appeals hears case over Vidalia onion regulation

A bitter fight over Georgia's famed sweet onions is winding its way through the state's legal system.The Georgia Court of Appeals on Wednesday heard arguments

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Father, son pharmacists get four and a half year jail sentence in drug scheme

Father, son pharmacists get four and a half year jail sentence in drug scheme

Federal prosecutors say father and son pharmacists from south Georgia have been sentenced for misbranding prescription medication and also selling pills to drug dealers for

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Federal officials say more than 398,000 Georgians have enrolled for health coverage

Federal officials say more than 398,000 Georgians have enrolled for health coverage

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services officials said in a statement Wednesday that 398,781 Georgians had enrolled for coverage as of Jan. 9.Open enrollment

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Dekalb man Jermarcus Jordan sentenced in shooting of off-duty Atlanta police officer

Dekalb man Jermarcus Jordan sentenced in shooting of off-duty Atlanta police officer

DeKalb County prosecutors say a man has been sentenced to prison time in the shooting of an off-duty Atlanta police officer. District Attorney's spokesman Erik Burton

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University of Georgia student Min Seok Cho shot to death off-campus

University of Georgia student Min Seok Cho shot to death off-campus

Police in Athens are investigating the shooting death of a University of Georgia student who was killed off-campus. Athens-Clarke County police say they began their investigation

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Paulding Co. deputy Sam Driskell 1 of 4 dead in apparent murder-suicide

Paulding Co. deputy Sam Driskell 1 of 4 dead in apparent murder-suicide

Paulding County sheriff's deputies went to the home of Cpl. Sammy Driskell Tuesday to check on him after he didn't show up for court.  What they found

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Former Cobb County principal Jack Hibbs pleads guilty to sex acts against 3 boys

Former Cobb County principal Jack Hibbs pleads guilty to sex acts against 3 boys

A former Cobb County principal has pleaded guilty to sex acts committed against three boys between 2011 and 2013.   According to Cobb County District Attorney Vic

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Police chief's wife says she was asleep when she was 'accidentally' shot by her husband 4am New Year's Day - and believes it was a mistake

Police chief's wife says she was asleep when she was 'accidentally' shot by her husband 4am New Year's Day - and believes it was a mistake

The wife of a Georgia police chief says she was asleep when her husband shot her in bed, and that she believes it was an

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Newnan teen Derrick Johnson shot, killed while walking home

Newnan teen Derrick Johnson shot, killed while walking home

Family and friends are demanding a stop to violence after a 19-year-old was gunned down Friday while walking home. Newnan police say an officer was flagged

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