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Sheriff’s Office says 21 people were arrested, including the distributor and source of the drugs.
Her children, ages 2 and 6, were left in a hot car for 25 minutes in a Walmart parking lot.
Two other people were sent to the hospital with injuries
Plus: Deputy coroner impersonated police officer; Burglars posed as first-time home buyers.
The real sheriff's office: "Under no circumstances would we call on the phone to solicit anything."
The historic building was set on fire Aug. 29 in south Douglas County.
The accident happened Wednesday afternoon on Yeager Road.
He is suspected in robbery at Hunan Restaurant in Douglasville
The .45 cal bullets are valued $25 each, Douglasville Police said.
He approached the man, asked him a question, then started swinging.
2 people filled the balls with marijuana, tobacco and cell phone, then tossed them over fence at federal prison in Jesup, Ga.
The manner of death for Sheila Ann Carlotta, 33 of Marietta was also classified as "accidental."
Tina Waddell was brutally beaten by an unknown assailant on July 29.
Marietta woman had been swimming in the area Saturday, according to Cherokee County Police.
Also: Grandfather shoots at carjackers; Opium sent through the U.S. Mail; Mistaken $100 was actually $1.
Blaze broke out around 2 a.m. at the Flint Hill Masonic Lodge
Friday night through midnight on Labor Day, state troopers and law enforcement officers from across Georgia to target impaired drivers.
Four men shown on surveillance camera photos allegedly held up the restaurant last week on Fairburn Road.
Nizzear Rodriguez, 13, was shot hours after celebrating his birthday
The father, Born Uallah Foster, has been arrested and faces numerous charges, the Douglas County Sheriff's Office said.