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DeKalb Police Release Photos in Clerk Damodar Pathak Shooting Death

DeKalb Police Release Photos in Clerk Damodar Pathak Shooting Death

DeKalb police are asking for the public's help in the deadly shooting of an Ellenwood convenience store clerk. Damodar Pathak, 39, was shot

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Cobb County Teen Charged After Cobb SWAT Situation

Cobb County Teen Charged After Cobb SWAT Situation

A 14-year-old boy is facing charges after a SWAT team in Cobb County surrounded a Wells Fargo bank. Officers say they arrested the teen after getting

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Two Sought in Armored Car Robbery in Oakwood

Two Sought in Armored Car Robbery in Oakwood

Two people are in custody and police are looking for two others following an armored car robbery late Wednesday morning. Police say that four suspects robbed

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Seven people arrested in suspected Cherokee County drug ring

Seven people arrested in suspected Cherokee County drug ring

The Cherokee Multi-Agency Narcotics Squad arrested several people believed to be part of a drug trafficking operation in the Woodstock area. On January 6,

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Family to sue owner of bus where FAMU student Robert Champion died

Family to sue owner of bus where FAMU student Robert Champion died

The parents of a Florida A&M band member who died after a hazing ritual last November said they will sue the company that

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Atlanta BBQ Restaurant Boners Blasts Customer on Facebook

Atlanta BBQ Restaurant Boners Blasts Customer on Facebook

It’s only January 10, and already an Atlanta restaurant is making news after what some are calling the social media blunder of the year.

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Parents, Activists Protest Controversial Beaver Ridge Elementary Homework Assignment

Parents, Activists Protest Controversial Beaver Ridge Elementary Homework Assignment

GWINNETT COUNTY, Ga. - Dozens of community activists and parents demonstrated Tuesday against the Gwinnett County teachers who handed out a controversial math assignment that

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Maintenance Man Ryan Brunn Indicted in Killing of 7-Year-Old

Maintenance Man Ryan Brunn Indicted in Killing of 7-Year-Old

A 20-year-old maintenance man has been indicted in the beating, rape and murder of a 7-year-old girl at an apartment complex in Canton. Daran

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Shooting at BP Station in Dekalb County Leaves Clerk Damodar Pathak  Dead

Shooting at BP Station in Dekalb County Leaves Clerk Damodar Pathak Dead

A store clerk is dead following a shooting at a BP gas station on Cedar Grove Road in DeKalb County late Monday night. An employee told

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Dekalb Woman Twyann Vaughn Convicted in Dog Attack Begins Serving Sentence

Dekalb Woman Twyann Vaughn Convicted in Dog Attack Begins Serving Sentence

DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. - The dog owner convicted of reckless conduct last week surrendered to DeKalb county authorities on Monday. Twyann Vaughn was found

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School Board Considers Action in Controversial Homework Assignment

School Board Considers Action in Controversial Homework Assignment

A growing number of people are calling for some Gwinnett County teachers to lose their jobs after math questions for third-graders referenced slavery.

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Fire Destroys Teaver Road Baptist Church in Troup County

Fire Destroys Teaver Road Baptist Church in Troup County

The congregation at the Teaver Road Baptist Church in Troup County made a shocking discovery as they tried to make their way to morning

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Hope McKenzie: Grayson High School Student Dies in Head-On Crash

Hope McKenzie: Grayson High School Student Dies in Head-On Crash

Friends and family are mourning the loss of a teenage driver and her 20-year-old passengers as police determine if alcohol played a role in

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2 metro Atlanta men Alfred Holt Jr.,  Darryl Parker  die in Mississippi RV wreck

2 metro Atlanta men Alfred Holt Jr., Darryl Parker die in Mississippi RV wreck

Authorities say a second metro Atlanta man has died from injuries sustained in the crash in southern Mississippi of a motorhome carrying people from Georgia

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Similarities in Cases of Missing Women--Atlanta & St. Louis

Similarities in Cases of Missing Women--Atlanta & St. Louis

Police are probing a possible connection after two women disappeared in disturbingly similar circumstances - even though they are 500 miles apart. When Phoenix Coldon, 23,

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Georgia soldier Shane E. Hinkson charged in death of infant son

Georgia soldier Shane E. Hinkson charged in death of infant son

An Army soldier stationed at Fort Benning has been charged with killing his infant son after the baby died from severe brain injuries. The

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Teen driver killed in three-car accident in Gwinnett

Teen driver killed in three-car accident in Gwinnett

Gwinnett County Police are looking into whether alcohol played a role in a three-car accident on Saturday night that killed two people, including a

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Barber Charlie Artis found slain outside Columbus shop

Barber Charlie Artis found slain outside Columbus shop

Police are searching for a suspect after the owner of a Columbus barber shop was gunned downAuthorities say 30-year-old Charlie Artis was found dead on

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Planet Smoothie employee Dontazz Smith stole credit card numbers

Planet Smoothie employee Dontazz Smith stole credit card numbers

Atlanta police arrested and charged a Planet Smoothie employee on Friday with retaining customers' credit card numbers and using them for himself.Dontazz Smith, 33, an

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Students mourn loss of classmate Mario Laurent in accidental shooting

Students mourn loss of classmate Mario Laurent in accidental shooting

Friends and family are mourning the death of a Morrow High School student shot and killed by accident at a friend’s home.Clayton County police say

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Tennessee Man James Benson charged with murder in 2 GA hospital shootings

Tennessee Man James Benson charged with murder in 2 GA hospital shootings

A 59-year-old Tennessee man told his estranged wife and her mother "they'd be sorry" before he pulled a handgun from his coat pocket and fatally

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Woman and Young Boy Missing in Gwinnett County

Woman and Young Boy Missing in Gwinnett County

Police in Gwinnett County are asking for help in locating a woman and young boy who have not been seen since Thursday night. According to

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2 Former Sheriff's Deputies Tim Watford, Kirby Dollar  Get Jail Time

2 Former Sheriff's Deputies Tim Watford, Kirby Dollar Get Jail Time

A federal judge has sentenced two former Russell County sheriff's deputies to jail in the November 2010 beating of a handcuffed man.

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Beaver Ridge Elementary School Homework Assignment Offends Parents

Beaver Ridge Elementary School Homework Assignment Offends Parents

Some Gwinnett County parents are furious over a third-grade math assignment that contained multiple references to slavery. Chris Braxton told FOX 5 he was insulted

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DeKalb Photographer Benjamin Miller accused of having child porn

DeKalb Photographer Benjamin Miller accused of having child porn

A DeKalb County photographer is accused of having numerous images of child pornography in his home.Benjamin Miller, 37, was arrested Thursday at his home near

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Police evict residents from Yorktowne Condominiums complex over $100K water bill

Police evict residents from Yorktowne Condominiums complex over $100K water bill

Police evicted everyone from the Yorktowne Condominiums in Clayton County on Friday.The city of College Park turned off the water to the condos earlier in

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School aide Shirley Robinson fired after drug pipe found in bathroom

School aide Shirley Robinson fired after drug pipe found in bathroom

The Fulton County school system has fired a teacher's aide after they say she brought a drug pipe to school.School officials said they made the

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Trooper Donald Crozier Fired in Wreck That Killed Braves Trainer's Wife Kathy Porter

Trooper Donald Crozier Fired in Wreck That Killed Braves Trainer's Wife Kathy Porter

GA Daily News has learned that a Georgia State Patrol trooper has been fired following an accident that killed the wife of Atlanta Braves

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Man Kills 2 in Hutcheson Medical Center in Georgia

Man Kills 2 in Hutcheson Medical Center in Georgia

FORT OGLETHORPE, Ga. - Authorities say a gunman opened fire in the intensive care unit of a northwest Georgia hospital, killing his wife

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Body of Missing Man James Tebeau Found in Ga. Pond

Body of Missing Man James Tebeau Found in Ga. Pond

 Authorities say a body found in a Springfield pond has been identified as James Tebeau, who disappeared nearly a year ago. Effingham County

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