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Teen De’Marquise Elkins gets life for shooting baby dead

Teen De’Marquise Elkins gets life for shooting baby dead

A teenager who shot dead a 13-month baby during a botched mugging in Georgia will spend the rest of his life behind bars. De’Marquise Elkins, 18,

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Second autopsy of teen found dead upside down in wrestling mats reveals it may have been MURDER after all

Second autopsy of teen found dead upside down in wrestling mats reveals it may have been MURDER after all

A second autopsy performed on the body of a 17-year-old Georgia high school wrestler found dead in a rolled-up gym mat in January has found

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Forsyth Co. deputies search for parents of boy found hiding

Forsyth Co. deputies search for parents of boy found hiding

The Forsyth County Sheriff’s Office is searching for the parents of a 10-year-old boy.Deputies said Jonathan Frances was found hiding in bushes off Highway 9

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Former cheerleader Taylor Smith, 20, died of asthma attack 'after her friends did nothing to help, then dumped her lifeless body outside an empty trailer'

Former cheerleader Taylor Smith, 20, died of asthma attack 'after her friends did nothing to help, then dumped her lifeless body outside an empty trailer'

A 20-year-old Georgia woman has died from an apparent asthma attack, and according to sheriff’s deputies, her friends did nothing to help beyond dumping her

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Sherry West's daughter Ashley Glassey says mother's account of baby Antonio shooting 'doesn't add up'

Sherry West's daughter Ashley Glassey says mother's account of baby Antonio shooting 'doesn't add up'

The adult daughter of a woman whose baby was fatally shot in his stroller testified Wednesday that her mother's account of what happened that day

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Kennesaw pastor John Pinkston facing child molestation charges

Kennesaw pastor John Pinkston facing child molestation charges

A church pastor is in Cobb County Jail for allegedly molesting a child.Rev. John Pinkston bonded out jail Wednesday night on a $35,000 bond on

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Atlanta Hawks head coach Mike Budenholzer charged with DUI

Atlanta Hawks head coach Mike Budenholzer charged with DUI

New Atlanta Hawks head coach Mike Budenholzer was arrested on charges of driving under the influence.Budenholzer was arrested by Georgia State Patrol troopers and was

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Michael Brandon Hill: Atlanta school shooter stopped by secretary Antoinette Tuff

Michael Brandon Hill: Atlanta school shooter stopped by secretary Antoinette Tuff

The crazed gunman who stormed a suburban Atlanta elementary school and threatened to shoot everyone has a 'long history of mental problems' and was 'bound

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Andrea Sneiderman gets four years in jail for lying about affair with man who murdered her husband

Andrea Sneiderman gets four years in jail for lying about affair with man who murdered her husband

DeKalb County Judge Gregory Adams sentenced convicted felon Andrea Sneiderman to serve five years -- minus time already served -- after a jury found her

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McNair Elementary: No injuries in DeKalb Co. school shooting

McNair Elementary: No injuries in DeKalb Co. school shooting

A suspect was in custody after reports of gunfire at an Atlanta-area elementary school Tuesday, the school chief said, with television footage showing young students

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Jury finds Andrea Sneiderman guilty on 9 counts

Jury finds Andrea Sneiderman guilty on 9 counts

DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. - A DeKalb County found Andrea Sneiderman guilty on nine of 13 counts, including perjury and making false statements.Sneiderman was accused of

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Georgia mom Crystal Mitchell isn't really feeling 'God is Dead' artwork in classroom

Georgia mom Crystal Mitchell isn't really feeling 'God is Dead' artwork in classroom

Crystal Mitchell probably doesn't read much Arthur Miller. The Georgia mom is angry about a drawing depicting a scene from Miller's play "The Crucible" and

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Creekside football player Deantre Turman dies from neck injury

Creekside football player Deantre Turman dies from neck injury

A local community is mourning a 16-year-old high school football player who died from a neck injury in a Friday night pre-season game. Deantre Turman, of

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Charter school teacher Derek Gray accused of sexual assault at school

Charter school teacher Derek Gray accused of sexual assault at school

Police arrested a former teacher at a high performing charter school on charges he sexually assaulted a student on campus. Derek Gray now faces felony

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Ex-school worker Josh Ensley sentenced on child porn charges

Ex-school worker Josh Ensley sentenced on child porn charges

Federal prosecutors say a 52-year-old former school employee has been sentenced to 15 years in prison on child pornography charges. Officials said Thursday that Josh Ensley,

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Private school principal Jack Duane Hibbs accused of child molestation

Private school principal Jack Duane Hibbs accused of child molestation

A private school principal is accused of molesting a teenager, and Cobb County police believe there could be additional victims. Jack Duane Hibbs, 57, of Marietta,

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Abducted child found in Henry County, Samantha Barrett arrested

Abducted child found in Henry County, Samantha Barrett arrested

A child abducted in Bartow County has been found safe in Henry County.  Police tell reporters that someone spotted the car of the suspected kidnapper and

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Police arrest 26-year-old Kerrianne Johnson for child molestation

Police arrest 26-year-old Kerrianne Johnson for child molestation

A 26-year-old woman accused of having sex with a 14-year-old boy was arrested on Friday after posting a message on Facebook saying how much she

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Fan Who Died in Stadium Fall Was 29-Year-Old Ronald Lee Homer Jr.

Fan Who Died in Stadium Fall Was 29-Year-Old Ronald Lee Homer Jr.

The mother of a Georgia man who died after falling from the upper deck of Turner Field in Atlanta says her son was a lifelong

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Adult industry workers suing over work permit charges

Adult industry workers suing over work permit charges

Adult entertainment employees are suing the city of Atlanta. A lawsuit was filed this last week accusing the city of overcharging for workers' permits.

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16-year-old accused in deadly shooting of Newton County teen Quintavian Johnson

16-year-old accused in deadly shooting of Newton County teen Quintavian Johnson

Police are questioning a teenager after a deadly shooting at a Newton County housing complex. An eyewitness said she first saw two 19-year-old victims and

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Gregory Lee Harvey Jr.  arrested in DeKalb officer fatal crash

Gregory Lee Harvey Jr. arrested in DeKalb officer fatal crash

DeKalb police say a man has been arrested for fleeing from a traffic stop that led to a 31-year-old officer fatally hitting a tree after

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Passenger discovers MAGGOTS in his sandwich at Atlanta airport after the parmesan cheese start squirming

Passenger discovers MAGGOTS in his sandwich at Atlanta airport after the parmesan cheese start squirming

A businessman who bought a sandwich at Atlanta airport received a nasty shock when he found his snack was crawling with maggots. Frequent flier Joel

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Sid Shah and Shama Gamkhar killed in south Ga. small plane crash

Sid Shah and Shama Gamkhar killed in south Ga. small plane crash

Bacon County Coroner Vic Peacock says a man and woman from the metro Atlanta area have been killed in a small plane crash. Federal Aviation Administration

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Police arrests Farhana Sultan in Buckhead jewelry thefts

Police arrests Farhana Sultan in Buckhead jewelry thefts

Atlanta police last week recovered over $100,000 in silver and jewelry believed taken in a rash of recent thefts by “pillowcase burglars” in Buckhead and

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Giant KFC bucket found in woman's front yard

Giant KFC bucket found in woman's front yard

It's known for being "finger lickin" good. But when a Georgia woman found a 7-foot tall Kentucky Fried Chicken bucket in her front yard, she

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Teen Benny Davis drowns in small lake in McDonough

Teen Benny Davis drowns in small lake in McDonough

Emergency crews are investigating a drowning at the lake at Lake in McDonough. Divers were called to Lake Dow in McDonough after a report that a

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Ten-year-old Zna Gresham catches newborn thrown from burning building

Ten-year-old Zna Gresham catches newborn thrown from burning building

A REMARKABLE little girl has played down the moment she caught a baby thrown from a burning building, saying: "In our family we take care

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Man facing charges in deadly motorcycle crash

Man facing charges in deadly motorcycle crash

Authorities have charged a pickup truck driver with misdemeanor vehicular homicide in a crash that killed a 19-year-old motorcycle rider in metro Atlanta. Authorities told reporters

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Gilmer Co. teen Stephanie Diaz electrocuted by downed power line

Gilmer Co. teen Stephanie Diaz electrocuted by downed power line

A family is in mourning after a Gilmer County teen was electrocuted by a downed power line even though she was 25 feet away from

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