Police search for missing Dawson County teen Malory Padgett

DAWSON COUNTY, GA  - Police are asking for the community's help in finding a girl last seen in mid-January. Mallory Roxanne Padgett, 15, was last seen ... Full story


Police search for driver Kadeem Fletcher after crash injures child

Police say they need the public's help in finding a Decatur man left a child behind after a high-speed chase in DeKalb County on Monday.Kadeem ... Full story

Columbia County teacher Jon Mark Thornhill, Jr. arrested on failure to report abuse charge

COLUMBIA COUNTY, Ga.  -- Sheriff's deputies say they have arrested a Columbia County teacher for failing to report suspected child abuseJon Mark Thornhill, Jr., 34, ... Full story

Atlanta woman Cheryl Singleton accused of fraudulently claiming $20 million in tax refunds

Authorities say a tax preparer who fraudulently claimed more than $20 million in tax refunds has been sentenced to 12 years in prison, according to ... Full story

Gwinnett Co. teen Patrick Gibson arrested for choking, killing mother Faith Haynes

GWINNETT COUNTY, GA  - Police say a 15-year-old teen choked his mother to death after a domestic dispute Tuesday afternoon in Gwinnett County.The victim, Faith ... Full story

Driver on the run after 7-year-old thrown from car in Dekalb County Crash

DEKALB COUNTY, GA - Police say they are searching for a man who led them on a high-speed chase before crashing into a sign at ... Full story

Georgia trooper Deionte McAllister terminated after DUI arrest in Atlanta

A Georgia State Patrol trooper has been terminated from his job after he was stopped over the weekend for Driving Under the Influence in Buckhead. ... Full story

One dead, another injured in shooting at Bridgewater apartment complex

GWINNETT COUNTY, GA - Police say one man is dead and another is injured after a shooting at the Bridgewater Apartments in Gwinnett County, Saturday ... Full story

Police: 2 men abducted by masked gunmen in Union City

UNION CITY, GA - Union City police say they need the public's help finding two men they believe were abducted at gunpoint on Friday.A spokesperson ... Full story

Botched car sale leaves one dead, another injured in southwest Atlanta

ATLANTA -- Police say one person is dead and another recovering at Grady Memorial Hospital after an altercation over a car sale turned fatal in ... Full story

Decatur mom Ashley Tewell killed, daughter injured in fiery head-on crash

ATLANTA - Police say two people are dead after a driver of a Chevy pickup truck led authorities on a chase prior to crashing ... Full story

Phillip Smith: Man accused in death of Florida woman Janice Fulton to be extradited from Henry County

HENRY COUNTY, GA - A man has been arrested after the body of a woman who was reported missing from Florida was found in Henry ... Full story

Lyft driver Jerome Booze accused of raping woman on ride home

ATLANTA - Atlanta police say they have arrested a Lyft driver accused of raping a Cobb County woman after she got into his car. ... Full story

Atlanta city executive fired Bettina Gardner after disorderly conduct charge

ATLANTA - Atlanta police say a former deputy director with the mayor Reed's office is off the job, and has been charged with disorderly conduct ... Full story

Spaghetti Junction named worst trucking bottleneck intersection in U.S.

DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. - The American Transportation Research Institute has named the intersection of I-285 and I-85 in DeKalb County, known to Atlanta natives as ... Full story

Atlanta woman Emma Ebosi's phone stolen, then she's carjacked one minute later

ATLANTA - Atlanta police say they are looking for four suspects who robbed a woman at a Chevron gas station on Northside drive in Northwest ... Full story

Reality star's mom Kimberly Moore possibly kidnapped, home ransacked

DEKALB COUNTY, GA - Police are searching for the mother of an Atlanta reality TV star who was possibly kidnapped from her home in Decatur. ... Full story

Atlanta-filmed Hidden Figures scores best picture nomination at Academy Awards

ATLANTA - The Atlanta-filmed movie "Hidden Figures" has been nominated for an Oscar in the best picture category, the organization announced Tuesday ... Full story

Levi's Call issued for child, woman Gladis Lemus

NORCROSS, GA - The Norcross Police Department has issued a Levi’s Call, Georgia’s Amber Alert for a missing 4-year-old girl who they believe to ... Full story

Police on the hunt for Jermaine Harris accused of causing deputy-involved crash

CLAYTON COUNTY, Ga. - Authorities are searching for a man, they say, caused a head-on collision involving a deputy in Clayton County overnight. Jermaine Harris reportedly ... Full story

Suspects Magan Carroll, Carlos Hightower, James Nicholson arrested in Holly Springs Road homicide

PAULDING COUNTY, Ga. -- Sheriff's Deputies say they have arrested three suspects in connection to a Friday morning Holly Springs Road murder. ... Full story

Bibb County woman Tenita Shoats kills husband during argument

BIBB COUNTY, Ga. - Bibb County Sheriff's deputies arrested a woman for fatally shooting her husband during an argument ... Full story

Gwinnett man Davon Jones accused of killing friends captured

GWINNETT COUNTY, GA - Gwinnett County Police say the suspect who shot and killed two friends who were visiting his home Sunday evening has ... Full story

Georgia man Daniel Newman escapes custody caught several hours later

MAYS LANDING, N.J. - New Jersey authorities say a Georgia man who escaped from State Police custody while he was being taken to jail ... Full story

Shooting near Greenbriar Mall leaves three dead

ATLANTA - Police are investigating a shooting near the Greenbriar Mall in southwest Atlanta that left three people dead Sunday morning. Authorities have identified the victims ... Full story

11 dead, 23 injured in Georgia following severe weather

ATLANTA - State emergency management officials say 11 people are dead and 23 are injured after strong storms moved South through Georgia Saturday night, into ... Full story

Paulding County man Ronald Chadwick Morgan shot, killed while riding motorcycle

PAULDING COUNTY, Ga. -- Authorities are investigating after a man was shot and killed while riding his motorcycle in Paulding County early Friday morning. ... Full story

Paulding County man Keith Denmon accused of child exploitation

PAULDING COUNTY, GA - Paulding County authorities said a man is behind bars after being arrested for allegedly trying to solicit an underage girl ... Full story

17 members of the LOE (Loyalty Over Everything) street gang arrested

AUGUSTA, GA - At a press conference held Wednesday afternoon, Sheriff Richard Roundtree, Richmond County District Attorney Ashley Wright and Assistant District Attorney Natalie ... Full story

Atlanta Police seize 6,000 pounds of marijuana, Jose Ibarra arrested

ATLANTA - The Atlanta Police Narcotics Unit seized 208 bales of marijuana in a drug bust on Monday, January 16th, 2017 ... Full story