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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Police need help identifying wig-wearing intruder who was shot, killedhe had a gun and yelling for him to stop, the homeowner shot him, then called p
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 19 hours ago
he had a gun and yelling for him to stop, the homeowner shot him, then called police. Anyone with information is asked to call the Medical Examiner's Office at (404)508-3500 or the DeKalb County Police Homicide Unit at (770)724-7850. © 2017 WXI... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Body found in Georgia ID'd as missing grandmothersay a decomposing body found along a busy interstate has been identified as a g
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted yesterday
say a decomposing body found along a busy interstate has been identified as a grandmother who disappeared weeks ago. DeKalb County police told local news outlets on Thursday that 78-year-old Millicent Williams was identified through dental... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Body found in Georgia ID'd as missing grandmothersay a decomposing body found along a busy interstate has been identified as a g
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
say a decomposing body found along a busy interstate has been identified as a grandmother who disappeared weeks ago. DeKalb County police told local news outlets on Thursday that 78-year-old Millicent Williams was identified through dental... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Body found on I-20 ID'd as missing grandmotherbeen identified as Millicent Williams, the grandmother who disappeared weeks ag
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted yesterday
been identified as Millicent Williams, the grandmother who disappeared weeks ago under "highly suspicious" circumstances. DeKalb County police spokeswoman Shiera Campbell told Channel 2 Action news that a tip came in about the body Wednesday... Read more
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ajc.com
Dental records confirm body found is missing DeKalb County grandmotherDeKalb County Police Department

Millicent WIlliams is missing. Her grandson,

ajc.com / Posted yesterday
DeKalb County Police Department

Millicent WIlliams is missing. Her grandson, Gregory, is a person of interest in her disappearance.

The mystery surrounding a DeKalb County grandmother’s whereabouts came to and Thursday, more than three weeks... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Decomposed human remains found off I-20 are missing grandmother'sjust off the surface of I-20 Wednesday night are of missing grandmother Millice
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted yesterday
just off the surface of I-20 Wednesday night are of missing grandmother Millicent "Millie" Williams. According to the DeKalb County Police Department, the remains were discovered along a stretch of I-20 westbound near the Flat Shoals Road... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Badly decomposed body found off I-20 in Georgia(AP) - Police are investigating after a decomposing body was found off a Georgi
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 2 days ago
(AP) - Police are investigating after a decomposing body was found off a Georgia interstate. Local news outlets report, DeKalb County police spokeswoman Shiera Campbell says a tip came in about the body Wednesday around 6:30 p.m. She says... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
DeKalb Police: 'Badly decomposed' human remains found off I-20-- Police confirm they've discovered human remains just off the roadway of a bu
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 2 days ago
-- Police confirm they've discovered human remains just off the roadway of a busy Atlanta intersection. According to the DeKalb County Police Department, the remains were discovered along a stretch of I-20 westbound near the Flat Shoals Road... Read more
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ajc.com
Badly decomposed body found in DeKalb CountyDeKalb County police are investigating a body that was found in the area of Int
ajc.com / Posted 2 days ago
DeKalb County police are investigating a body that was found in the area of Interstate 20 westbound and Glenwood Avenue. Investigators are trying to determine if the body is that of a male or female. Detectives said the body is badly decomposed. We... Read more
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FOX Carolina
Governor candidate calls for removal of Stone Mountain carvingson Stone Mountain to be removed. Victim stable after shooting in LithoniaVicti
FOX Carolina / Posted 3 days ago
on Stone Mountain to be removed. Victim stable after shooting in LithoniaVictim stable after shooting in Lithonia Police say someone was shot in Lithonia late Monday. The shooting was reported around 8:15 p.m. and occurred in the 1200... Read more
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WALB Albany
Victim stable after shooting in Lithoniashooting was reported around 8:15 p.m. and occurred in the 1200 block of South
WALB Albany / Posted 4 days ago
shooting was reported around 8:15 p.m. and occurred in the 1200 block of South Deshon Road. A spokesperson with the DeKalb County Police Department told CBS46 the individual was taken to the hospital in stable condition. The identify of the... Read more
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WALB Albany
Man stable after shooting in DeKalb Countyoccurred in the 2600 block of Wesley Chapel Road in Decatur just before 9 p.m.,
WALB Albany / Posted 4 days ago
occurred in the 2600 block of Wesley Chapel Road in Decatur just before 9 p.m., according to a spokesperson with the DeKalb County Police Department. The spokesperson says the man was taken to the hospital in stable condition. Copyright... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Man stable after shooting in DeKalb Countyoccurred in the 2600 block of Wesley Chapel Road in Decatur just before 9 p.m.,
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 4 days ago
occurred in the 2600 block of Wesley Chapel Road in Decatur just before 9 p.m., according to a spokesperson with the DeKalb County Police Department. The spokesperson says the man was taken to the hospital in stable condition. Copyright... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Victim stable after shooting in Lithoniashooting was reported around 8:15 p.m. and occurred in the 1200 block of South
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 4 days ago
shooting was reported around 8:15 p.m. and occurred in the 1200 block of South Deshon Road. A spokesperson with the DeKalb County Police Department told CBS46 the individual was taken to the hospital in stable condition. The identify of the... Read more
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ajc.com
Petition grows to remove Decatur Confederate memorialwill listen to its citizens and fight vigorously for the removal of this monume
ajc.com / Posted 4 days ago
will listen to its citizens and fight vigorously for the removal of this monument.” RELATED: DeKalb schools keeping students an extra hour for solar eclipse A jogger was killed by a DeKalb County police officer who lost control of his... Read more
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ajc.com
DeKalb man body-slammed, choked, whipped 8-old boyidentity. Wright wasn’t arrested until last Wednesday. He remained in jail Mon
ajc.com / Posted 4 days ago
identity. Wright wasn’t arrested until last Wednesday. He remained in jail Monday, booking records said. Further information wasn’t released. In other news: A jogger was killed by a DeKalb County police officer who lost control of his c... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Car crashes into woods behind DeKalb County schoolCounty school on Monday morning. The crash happened near Southwest DeKalb High
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 5 days ago
County school on Monday morning. The crash happened near Southwest DeKalb High School on Kelley Chapel Road in Decatur. DeKalb County police said that there was an injury in the crash. NewsChopper2 over the scene showed an ambulance at the... Read more
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ajc.com
‘It’s a camera’: DeKalb burglars realize they’re being filmedThe Atlanta Journal-Constitution DeKalb County police say they are searching f
ajc.com / Posted 7 days ago
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution DeKalb County police say they are searching for two burglary suspects who were caught on camera breaking into a home. The Eastwyck Circle home, off Candler Road, was broken into on Wednesday. The men are shown in... Read more
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Breitbart
24 Times Citizens Used Guns to Save Lives in Last Six Weekssuspect died on the scene. WSB-TV reported that the suspect “broke into the hou
Breitbart / Posted 7 days ago
suspect died on the scene. WSB-TV reported that the suspect “broke into the house wearing a wig and had arched eyebrows.” DeKalb County Police Lt. Lonzy Robertson said, “The homeowner gave him a warning. The suspect continued to approach him at... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Man charged in connection with veteran's disappearance in courta shopping center on N. Druid Hills Road by the Cobb County Police Department's
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 7 days ago
a shopping center on N. Druid Hills Road by the Cobb County Police Department's fugitive squad and U.S. Marshals Thursday. DeKalb County Police were on standby. A photo released by the Cobb County Sheriff's Office shows Clement facedown and... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Family desperately searching for elderly man missing since Sundayto his son, he walked out of a house full of people on Wynbrooke Parkway the ne
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 8 days ago
to his son, he walked out of a house full of people on Wynbrooke Parkway the next day. He hasn't been seen since. DeKalb County police has been looking for Taitt but haven't had much luck. Volunteers will pick up where police left off on... Read more
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ajc.com
Family desperately searching for elderly man missing since Sundayto his son, he walked out of a house full of people on Wynbrooke Parkway the ne
ajc.com / Posted 8 days ago
to his son, he walked out of a house full of people on Wynbrooke Parkway the next day. He hasn't been seen since. DeKalb County police has been looking for Taitt but haven't had much luck. Volunteers will pick up where police left off on... Read more
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ajc.com
GBI: Georgia mom left 3-old alone before he died in hot carJune, Dijanelle Fowler, 25, left her baby in the car for six hours while she wa
ajc.com / Posted 9 days ago
June, Dijanelle Fowler, 25, left her baby in the car for six hours while she was inside a hair salon, according to DeKalb County police. Skylar Fowler was found dead in an Emory University Hospital parking deck after her mother had driven... Read more
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ajc.com
South Georgia mom out on $50K bond after 3-old dies in hot carJune, Dijanelle Fowler, 25, left her baby in the car for six hours while she wa
ajc.com / Posted 9 days ago
June, Dijanelle Fowler, 25, left her baby in the car for six hours while she was inside a hair salon, according to DeKalb County police. Skylar Fowler was found dead in an Emory University Hospital parking deck after her mother had driven... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
78-old man missing for several daysGa. -- Police are asking for help to find a 78-year-old man who has been missin
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 10 days ago
Ga. -- Police are asking for help to find a 78-year-old man who has been missing for several days. According to the DeKalb County Police Department, Maurice Taitt was last seen on August 3 at a home on Danforth Way in Stone Mountain. Taitt,... Read more
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WALB Albany
DeKalb Co. Police searching for missing 78-old manThe DeKalb County Police Dept. is asking for the public's help to locate a miss
WALB Albany / Posted 10 days ago
The DeKalb County Police Dept. is asking for the public's help to locate a missing 78-year-old man. According to police, Maurice Taitt was last seen on Aug. 3 walking from his son's residence on Danforth Way in Stone Mountain. Taitt, who is visiting... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
DeKalb Co. Police searching for missing 78-old manThe DeKalb County Police Dept. is asking for the public's help to locate a miss
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 10 days ago
The DeKalb County Police Dept. is asking for the public's help to locate a missing 78-year-old man. According to police, Maurice Taitt was last seen on Aug. 3 walking from his son's residence on Danforth Way in Stone Mountain. Taitt, who is visiting... Read more
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ajc.com
Yung Mazi latest among high-profile hip-hop artists killed in metro AtlantaCounty when someone pulled up alongside him and pumped nine bullets into the ca
ajc.com / Posted 10 days ago
County when someone pulled up alongside him and pumped nine bullets into the car’s double-paned windows in April 2013. DeKalb County Police detectives inspect a black Maybach on I-20 just West of the Glenwood Avenue overpass on Thursday evening... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Surveillance video shows serial burglar casing homes, police sayin one neighborhood, but it is one house he keeps coming back to that has detec
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 10 days ago
in one neighborhood, but it is one house he keeps coming back to that has detectives most concerned. TRENDINGSTORIES DeKalb County police said they caught the burglar on camera six different times, and they said he was casing one... Read more
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WALB Albany
Car fugitive believed to be driving may be outside mom's houseDepartment, which is overseeing Massner's death investigation. But instead of C
WALB Albany / Posted 11 days ago
Department, which is overseeing Massner's death investigation. But instead of Cobb County authorities arriving at the home, DeKalb County police arrived and told us the woman inside the home called to complain that we were at the house. The DeKalb... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Car fugitive believed to be driving may be outside mom's houseDepartment, which is overseeing Massner's death investigation. But instead of C
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 11 days ago
Department, which is overseeing Massner's death investigation. But instead of Cobb County authorities arriving at the home, DeKalb County police arrived and told us the woman inside the home called to complain that we were at the house. The DeKalb... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
70-old woman found bound, wrapped in rugwas worried. The 70-year-old woman had slight Alzheimer's, according to her dau
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 11 days ago
was worried. The 70-year-old woman had slight Alzheimer's, according to her daughter. Just after 4:30 Friday afternoon, a DeKalb County Police officer rang her doorbell. She was already dead. A DeKalb County Police incident report details how... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
70-old woman found bound, wrapped in rugwas worried. The 70-year-old woman had slight Alzheimer's, according to her dau
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 11 days ago
was worried. The 70-year-old woman had slight Alzheimer's, according to her daughter. Just after 4:30 Friday afternoon, a DeKalb County Police officer rang her doorbell. She was already dead. A DeKalb County Police incident report details how... Read more
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ajc.com
Man tied up, killed 70-old DeKalb woman who had Alzheimer'sThe Atlanta Journal-Constitution DeKalb County police have arrested a man in t
ajc.com / Posted 11 days ago
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution DeKalb County police have arrested a man in the death of a 70-year-old woman who suffered from Alzheimer's disease and was found bound and stabbed in her home. Mark Ramos, 55, of Murrayville, is accused in warrants... Read more
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WALB Albany
Conyers Police thank media for assistance in finding, arresting serial burglarcoverage which led to the identification and arrest of this serial burglary sus
WALB Albany / Posted 11 days ago
coverage which led to the identification and arrest of this serial burglary suspect. Conyers Police Detectives worked with DeKalb County Police Department to investigate and later apprehend Hodge. He is facing burglary charges out of this agency as... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Conyers Police thank media for assistance in finding, arresting serial burglarcoverage which led to the identification and arrest of this serial burglary sus
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 11 days ago
coverage which led to the identification and arrest of this serial burglary suspect. Conyers Police Detectives worked with DeKalb County Police Department to investigate and later apprehend Hodge. He is facing burglary charges out of this agency as... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
SWAT team deployed after robbery, assault suspect runs from policeDEKALB COUNTY, Ga. - The DeKalb County police say they have caught a suspect wa
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 12 days ago
DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. - The DeKalb County police say they have caught a suspect wanted in a several armed robberies after a brief chase Sunday. Gwinnett police said they had located Joshua Foster, 19, who was wanted in three armed robberies, as well as... Read more
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ajc.com
Police dog helps end SWAT situation in DeKalbthroughout the morning. Officers from Sandy Springs, Dunwoody and Johns Creek
ajc.com / Posted 13 days ago
throughout the morning. Officers from Sandy Springs, Dunwoody and Johns Creek also were on the scene, Gurley said. The DeKalb County police air unit assisted. Brookhaven police are trying to confirm if a burglary at a construction site next to... Read more
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ajc.com
Person in custody after SWAT standoffSWAT is on the scene, as well as officers from Sandy Springs, Dunwoody and John
ajc.com / Posted 13 days ago
SWAT is on the scene, as well as officers from Sandy Springs, Dunwoody and Johns Creek, police said. Also, the DeKalb County police air unit has assisted. — Please return to AJC.com for updates. Know what’s really going on with crime... Read more
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ajc.com
Mom: Son killed by DeKalb cops wasn’t a ‘thug’; he was a troubled vetin jail or in a mental health hospital,” Iwoinakee Billups recalls telling her
ajc.com / Posted 14 days ago
in jail or in a mental health hospital,” Iwoinakee Billups recalls telling her son. Now Harris is gone, killed in what DeKalb County police called a shootout with officers, and the family is left mourning and hurt by media coverage the mother... Read more
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ajc.com
70-old DeKalb woman found dead ID’d70-year-old woman was found dead on Panthers Trace in DeKalb County. (Credit: C
ajc.com / Posted 14 days ago
70-year-old woman was found dead on Panthers Trace in DeKalb County. (Credit: Channel 2 Action News) DeKalb County police are investigating the death of a 70-year-old woman as a homicide. She was found Thursday in her home on... Read more
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WALB Albany
Woman found dead inside town home in DecaturPolice are investigating after a woman was found dead inside her town home in D
WALB Albany / Posted 14 days ago
Police are investigating after a woman was found dead inside her town home in Decatur. DeKalb County Police were called to the home in the 3100 block of Panther's Trace for a welfare check. When they arrived they found an elderly woman inside the... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Woman found dead inside town home in DecaturPolice are investigating after a woman was found dead inside her town home in D
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 14 days ago
Police are investigating after a woman was found dead inside her town home in Decatur. DeKalb County Police were called to the home in the 3100 block of Panther's Trace for a welfare check. When they arrived they found an elderly woman inside the... Read more
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ajc.com
70-old DeKalb woman had been dead for several days, police say70-year-old woman was found dead on Panthers Trace in DeKalb County. (Credit: C
ajc.com / Posted 14 days ago
70-year-old woman was found dead on Panthers Trace in DeKalb County. (Credit: Channel 2 Action News) DeKalb County police are investigating a homicide. DeKalb County police are investigating the death of a 70-year-old woman... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Georgia mom charged in hot car deathDijanelle was taken to the hospital for treatment. She was released later that
WWLP Springfield / Posted 14 days ago
Dijanelle was taken to the hospital for treatment. She was released later that night and left the state, according to DeKalb County Police. Investigators obtained warrants for her arrest, and their fugitive unit was actively looking for her.... Read more
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ajc.com
70-old woman found dead in DeKalbThe Atlanta Journal-Constitution A 70-year-old woman was found dead on Panther
ajc.com / Posted 14 days ago
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution A 70-year-old woman was found dead on Panthers Trace in DeKalb County. Police are investigating the death of a DeKalb County woman as a homicide. The 70-year-old was found dead Friday morning on Panthers Trace,... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
76 bullets and a mother's quest for justicebut not its own police forces, like the U.S. Marshals, when they’re engaged in
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 15 days ago
but not its own police forces, like the U.S. Marshals, when they’re engaged in the same activities,” Stanley said. DeKalb County Police Chief Dr. Cedric Alexander served on the president's task force for 21st century policing. Here's hit... Read more
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ajc.com
Cop wounded, man killed in DeKalb shootoutThe Atlanta Journal-Constitution DeKalb County police Officer R. Mason was sho
ajc.com / Posted 15 days ago
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution DeKalb County police Officer R. Mason was shot in the hand. (Credit: DeKalb County Police Department) A police officer was wounded and a man was killed in an early morning gun battle outside a DeKalb County... Read more
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ajc.com
DeKalb man hears gunshots and screaming, then finds bodyThe Atlanta Journal-Constitution DeKalb County police are investigating after
ajc.com / Posted 15 days ago
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution DeKalb County police are investigating after the death of a man found shot in the chest and stomach on the side of the road. The victim, whose identity hasn’t been released, was found by a resident who heard... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Woman charged in son's hot-car death due in court ThursdayDijanelle was taken to the hospital for treatment. She was released later that
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 16 days ago
Dijanelle was taken to the hospital for treatment. She was released later that night and left the state, according to DeKalb County Police. Investigators obtained warrants for her arrest, and their fugitive unit was actively looking for her.... Read more
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