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“It just eats at you that somebody could do this and possibly get away with it,” says the slain couple’s son.
Injuries reported as early morning shooting puts Georgia FedEx facility on lockdown.
Responding officers found two men with apparent fatal gunshot wounds at Wild Horse Creek Park in Powder Springs Sunday night.
Truck driver was trapped in burning cab when rescuers arrived.
A vehicle traveling eastbound on Arnold Mill Road in Woodstock left the roadway, hit a utility pole and ejected the driver, who died at the scene.
Cobb Superior Court Judge A. Gregory Poole told Susan Lorraine Weidman that her actions were nothing but thievery and burglary.
Jury finds self-proclaimed “sovereign citizens” guilty of trying to take control of homes they did not own in Fulton, DeKalb and Forsyth counties.
Three males held up La Tiendita early Wednesday evening.
Security experts SafeWise listed Powder Springs among the 50 Safest Cities in Georgia.
Shot were fired and it is possible the suspect who fled the scene on Powers Ferry Road was injured.
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Investigators are not ruling out foul play.
Investigators believe the same men may be linked to a similar crime at the Alpharetta Costco in Fulton County.
Group of five traveling in wrong direction on Windy Hill Road results in violent collision with taxi near South Cobb Drive.
Michael Dunn was facing charges of first-degree murder and attempted murder in shooting death of Marietta teen Jordan Davis.
Twenty-five-year-old charged with the rape, kidnapping, aggravated assault and armed robbery of a 19-year-old victim earlier this month.
Jordan Russell Davis of Marietta was shot and killed in Florida. Jurors are deliberating on whether to convict Michael Dunn of murder in the shooting; he claimed the shooting was self-defens
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Mableton woman was reportedly walking in the northbound lanes of Mableton Parkway.