Police & Fire
The latest on local crime and public safety.
Johnathan Allan Wheeler has been charged with murder for the Jan. 27 killing of East Cobb resident Jerry Moore.
Police were called out to the home in Powder Springs in response to a domestic disturbance.
The elderly couple had planed to drive from Rome to Blue Ridge but ended up in Marietta instead.
Christopher Bryant Junkin was arrested on Friday after he was caught exposing himself in Kennesaw.
The woman was in the hospital recovering from injuries she received when she crashed the police cruiser she stole from police.
The 78-year-old was located trying to buy gas in Fulton County.
The 78-year-old has been missing since 5:35 p.m. Friday
The victim was an aspiring deaf rapper.
The event will take place on Aug. 21 in the Cumberland Mall area.
A father and daughter are lucky to be alive after they were grazed by an oncoming train they did not see coming.
The 40-year-old woman was shot by police in North Carolina in 2010.
The daughter has undergone surgery as a result of her wounds.
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Police received complaints that students were allegedly sold drugs from a home at 12140 King Road, about 1 mile from Roswell High School.
The 14-week course begins on Sept. 9.
The woman was finally stopped and arrested in Atlanta.
The perpetrator is in custody, police say.
The county wants to have a fully staffed and equipped police department by the start of 2017.
“It just eats at you that somebody could do this and possibly get away with it,” says the slain couple’s son.
The Tina Waddell Reward Fund was created to help find the person responsible for brutal July 29 attack.