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Deputies: Acworth man Brian Weikel arrested for impersonating a police officer

CHEROKEE COUNTY, Ga. -  Cherokee County Sheriff’s deputies say a man is in jail after impersonating a police officerInvestigators said Brian Weikel, 37, of Acworth, has been charged with impersonating a police officerafter he made a traffic stop using ... Full story

Forest Park woman Christine Rawlins wanted for suspected real estate fraud

FOREST PARK, Ga. - Forest Park police say they are looking for a woman stealing thousands of dollars from would be homebuyers by posting for ... Full story

Newtown County police arrest 5 men following drug bust

NEWTOWN COUNTY - Newton County Sheriff’s deputies say five men have been arrested after a major drug bust in Newtown County on Thursday. According to the arrest warrant, Andrew Tyrone Fuller,  Anderrious Jyquez Belcher, Joseph Columbus Barr, ... Full story

Ex-wife Petra Reese arrested in death of husband's new fiancé Karen LaForge

ROSWELL, Ga. - Roswell police say they have arrested the ex-wife of the man whose fiance was found dead in connection to the woman's murder. Petra Elvira Reese, 55, and James Jerome ... Full story

MISSING: 15-year-old girl Lacy Dobbs from Paulding County

PAULDING COUNTY. Ga. - Police are asking for the public's help locating a missing 15-year-old girl from Paulding County. Lacy Dobbs was last seen in the area of Friendship Church Road She was ... Full story

Second suspect Bo Dukes arrested in death and disappearance of teacher

IRWIN COUNTY, GA - Police have arrested a second suspect in connection with the disappearance of Georgia high school teacher and former beauty queen Tara Grinstead, who disappeared more than 11 years ... Full story

Georgia man Michael Russell charged with murder in death of Woodstock woman

WOODSTOCK, GA - Police say they have arrested a Ringgold man in connection to the death of a Woodstock woman on Friday. Michael Russell, 41, is facing malice murder, felony ... Full story

Teen Colin Ruland killed in crash involving 4 KSU students

KENNESAW, Ga. -- Authorities say a student at Kennesaw State University was killed in an early morning crash Friday on Interstate 75. According to Cobb County Police,  19-year-old ColinRuland, of Sugar ... Full story

Former wrestling coach Ron Gorman arrested, accused of raping a child

COBB COUNTY, GA  - A former wrestling coachaccused of raping a child in Pennsylvania has been arrested in Cobb County Ron Gorman, 51, of Marietta, Ga., is accused of sexually abusing ... Full story

Peeping Tom Michael Roberts sentenced to 15 years for putting camera in neighbor's bedroom

A Cobb County man who put a camera inside a woman’s bedroom has been sentenced to prison.Michael Derek Roberts, 58, was sentenced to 15-years in prison, but was also banished from Cobb County ... Full story

Teen Jacob Ohl loses both feet after being struck by train in Lilburn

GWINNETT COUNTY, Ga. - A 17-year-old Georgiahigh school senior who was lying with his feetdraped over the rails of a train track had both feetamputated after a train ran over him.Lilburn ... Full story

Double homicide suspect Ladarrwin Davion Copeland arrested

GWINNETT COUNTY, Ga. - Police say a man accused of killing two people in Lawrenceville has been arrested. According to the arrest warrant, Ladarrwin Davion Copeland is facing the ... Full story

Georgia woman Rita Dugar arrested for shooting, killing Covington man

NEWTON COUNTY, Ga. - Newton County Sheriff's Deputies say a Canton woman has been arrested in connection with the shooting death of a man in Covington early Tuesday morning. According ... Full story

Teen Jordan Middleton killed after girl sneaks him into home, dad mistakes him for intruder

EVANS, Ga.  - A teenager was shot and killed after he was mistaken for an intruder in Columbia County, Georgia early Saturday morning.Deputies were called ... Full story

Frederick Spears arrested in connection with Sandy Springs armed robbery, kidnapping

SANDY SPRINGS, Ga. - Sandy Springs police say a man wanted in connection with at least two carjackings earlier this month is now in custody.  Frederick Louis ... Full story

Jose Torres and Kayla Norton convicted for racial threats against black people sentenced to prison

DOUGLAS COUNTY, GA   - A Douglas County judge has sentenced the two people convicted after a trial in Douglas County of threatning to kill black people ... Full story

Lowndes County deputy Michael Butler killed in fiery crash

LOWNDES COUNTY, Ga  - Georgia State Patrol say a Lowndes County deputy was killed in a fiery crash while responding to a domestic call Saturday. Deputy ... Full story

Athletic director Stacey Gene Hill part of eight arrested in Dalton, Ga. prostitution sting

DALTON, Ga.  -- Dalton police say a school athletic director was arrested along with seven others in a prostitution sting in north Georgia. Stacey Gene Hill, ... Full story

Postal carrier Edward Gay arrested for using cocaine while delivering mail

GAINESVILLE, GA  - Hall County Sheriff’s Deputies said they arrested a mailman on drug possession charge after he was pulled over for failing to use turn ... Full story

Clayton County home invasion leaves Scherell Venisee, Dectric Searcy dead

ELLENWOOD, GA  - Clayton County Police say two people are dead after a violent home invasion in Ellenwood According to officers, when they arrived at the ... Full story

Macon woman Brenda Faulkner strangled, beaten to death; boyfriend Jesse Gray arrested

Police say a Macon man has been arrested for killing his girlfriend, the Macon Telegraph reported. Jesse Gray, 49, was arrested Friday night and is facing ... Full story

Polk County special education teacher Deborah Alford charged with battery

POLK COUNTY, Ga. - Cedartown police said a Polk County special education teacher was arrested after being accused of using excessive force against two students ... Full story

Paulding County man Jordan Holt arrested after shooting mom's ex-boyfriend

DALLAS, GA - Paulding County Sheriff's deputies say a teen has been arrested in connection to a domestic violence incident that left a man deadJordan ... Full story

FBI investigating Georgia Man William Gibbs exposed to lethal substance Ricin

FANNIN COUNTY, Ga. - Fannin County sheriff Dane Kirby said a resident drove himself to an area hospital claiming to have come in contact with ... Full story

Murder suspect Billy Boyette dead, Rice surrenders in West Point, Georgia

WEST POINT, Ga – A man suspected in a multi-state killing spree was found dead inside a motel and his alleged accomplice surrendered after a ... Full story

2 accused of stealing wallet at Panera Bread, spending $10K

DUNWOODY, GA  -Dunwoody police say they need the public's help in identifying a man and woman accused of stealing someone's wallet at a Panera Bread. Investigators ... Full story

Search for missing Gwinnett girl, non-custodial mother Chastity Dudley

GWINNETT COUNTY, GA - The Gwinnett County Police Department is seeking the public’s help in finding a missing 4-year-old girl. Police say Serenity Dudley, 4, is ... Full story

Former Gwinnett Co. officer Scott York charged in crash that killed teen, injured another

GWINNETT COUNTY - A former Gwinnett County police officer who struck and killed a teen who was walking on the sidewalk and injured his cousin ... Full story

College student Kimberly Islas killed in wrong-way crash

COBB COUNTY, Ga. - Police say a college student is dead after a driver going the wrong-way caused a crash that killed her. Kimberly Islas, 21, was ... Full story

Police search for Dwight Lewis after teen shot, killed at the Deerfield Gardens apartment in Atlanta

ATLANTA - Atlanta Police say they need help finding a man responsible for the death of a teenage girl at an apartment complexInvestigators believe Dwight ... Full story