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Former Wheeler County sheriff Maurice Lynn Johnson arrested on drug charges

JEFFERSONVILLE, Ga. - A former sheriff of Wheeler County has been arrested on drug charges in Twiggs County. According to the Twiggs County Sheriff’s Office inmate ... Full story

Murray County teacher Jennifer Cooley fired after racist video surfaces

DALTON, GA  - A High School teacher is out of a job after a video of her making a racist comment and gesture surfaced Wednesday ... Full story

GBI finds remains in search for missing Buford mother Tosha Herron

LUMPKIN COUNTY, Ga. - Human remains discovered by police may be those of a missing Buford mother whose wrecked car was found in October of ... Full story

Off-duty officer Shawn Jones Jr charged in drag racing death

Two drivers, including an off-duty Atlanta Police officer have been charged for their involvement in a drag racing incident that killed a 20-year-old man.On Feb. ... Full story

Burglary suspects Brandon Harris and Tranquan Burnett target DeKalb County pawn shop, steal 16 firearms

DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. - Police say they have arrested one of the suspects accused of stealing more than a dozen guns from a DeKalb County ... Full story

Police search for missing 12-year-old Atlanta girl Arasely Jimenes-Vasquez

ATLANTA - A girl is missing and officers with the Atlanta Police Department need your help finding her. Detectives believe 12-year-old Arasely Jimenes-Vasquez is in the company ... Full story

Georgia mom Natalie Nation, son choked to death, suspect Brandon Williams arrested

GWINNETT COUNTY, Ga. - Police say a man has been arrested after a Gwinnett County mother and her 2 year-old child were strangled during a ... Full story

Connecticut woman Ebony McRae-Curley killed, 5 hurt in Atlanta valet parking accident

Police say a woman is dead and five others injured after a valet driver plowed into a group of pedestrians near a restaurant in Midtown ... Full story

Bicyclist Rafee Ahed Grant-Mahi hit, killed by vehicle in Union City

UNION CITY, Ga. - Police say a man was struck and killed while riding his bicycle in Union City early Friday morning The accident happened around ... Full story

Gwinnett County officer fired after kicking handcuffed man in head

GWINNETT COUNTY, Ga. - A Gwinnett County police officer has been fired after video showed him kicking a handcuffed suspect in the head during a ... Full story

Georgia fireman Ron Herens killed in possible DUI wreck in California

ATLANTA - A Georgia firefighter from Powder Springs died and two others were injured Monday night after a driver suspected of driving drunk hit their ... Full story

Hall County man Austin Hughes accused of setting bedroom on fire with 3 kids in home

HALL COUNTY, GA  - Hall County police say a man is under arrest after he set a bedroom on fire while three kids were in ... Full story

Cassandra Bjorge and her boyfriend Johnny Ryder arrested for the murder of her grandparents

LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. - A granddaughter and her boyfriend are in custody after allegedly killing her grandparents and then trying to kill themselves with a knife.Authorities ... Full story

Decatur man Reco Scott falls overboard from cruise ship; Coast Guard searching

MIAMI - The U.S. Coast Guard says crews are searching for a Decatur man who went overboard from a cruise ship near the Berry Islands ... Full story

Marietta woman Shamona Price charged with murder of brother-in-law

MARIETTA, GA - Police say a Marietta woman accused of killing her brother-in-law has been charged with murder.Shamona Price, 33, was arrested Wednesday night after ... Full story

25 arrested, drugs and guns seized in Gwinnett County's "Operation Breaking Bad"

GWINNETT COUNTY, Ga. - A yearlong investigation by the Gwinnett County Gang Task Force and U.S. Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) titled ... Full story

Husband charged with murder of wife Roxanne Eaton in Marietta

MARIETTA, GA - Cobb County Police said a husband has been charged with felony murder after his wife was found dead in MariettaInvestigators say 64-year-old ... Full story

East Point mom Shevohn Barr charged after infant left alone in tub dies

EAST POINT, Ga. - A 34-year-old East Point mother was arrested and charged with letting her baby drown.Police say Shevohn Latoya Barr left the 8-month-old ... Full story

16-year-old shot, killed at Biscayne Apartments in College Park

FULTON COUNTY, GA - Fulton County Police say a teen was shot and killed at an apartment in College Park Monday evening. The shooting happened at ... Full story

Police arrest Raylon Browning in deadly Midtown shooting

Atlanta Police said they have arrested the man they believe shot a woman as she walked in the crosswalk on Peachtree Street early Monday morning.In ... Full story

Police: Atlanta woman Trinh Huynh fatally shot in crosswalk was targeted

The Fulton County Medical Examiner's Office has identified the woman who was shot and killed early Monday morning in Atlanta.Trinh Huynh, 40, was shot at ... Full story

Police arrest Naeem Edwards in shooting death of man in Kennesaw

COBB COUNTY, Ga. - Police say a man has been arrested in connection with the shooting death of a man in KennesawNaeem Jakwan Edwards, 19, ... Full story

3 arrested in connection to fire that caused collapse of I-85

Police arrested three people in Connection to the fire that caused a raised section of Interstate 85 to collapse in Atlanta ThursdayAccording to Jay Florence ... Full story

Alternate routes after collapse of I-85 in Atlanta

ATLANTA - Due to the collapse of part of I-85 northbound from a major fire, the Georgia Department of Transportation has released a list of ... Full story

Babysitter Keanna Dover charged with manslaughter in 2-month-old’s death

HENRY COUNTY, Ga. - Police say a caretaker has been arrested after the death of a 2-month-old baby in Henry County.Keanna Dover, 34, has been ... Full story

Portion of I-85 collapses due to massive fire

ATLANTA - Part of Interstate 85 near Piedmont Road has collapsed after a massive fire burned under the roadway overpass Thursday evening.Atlanta Police said the ... Full story

Brothers Zackary and Charles Berrong arrested for alleged online drug business

FORSYTH COUNTY, Ga. - Two brothers have been arrested after an investigation revealed they were selling fentanyl and other illegal substances through an online business ... Full story

Police searching for mother of six Mell Carter Lenz not heard from in weeks

DOUGLASVILLE, - Douglasville Police are asking for the public’s help to finding a mother of six missing for almost three weeks. Mell Carter Lenz, 43, ... Full story

19 students hurt in school bus, car crash in Sandy Springs

SANDY SPRINGS, Ga. - Police said 19 students were transported to the hospital after sustaining minor injuries when their bus and a car crashed, causing ... Full story

Hight School Student Salvador Mojica charged with possession of LSD with intent to distribute

ALL COUNTY, Ga. - Police say a student is facing drug charges after he was found with nearly 40 doses of LSD on school property ... Full story