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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Police identify drowning victim as Gainesville woman, 23have identified a woman whose body was recovered from Lake Lanier as 23-year-ol
Police identify drowning victim as Gainesville woman, 23
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 12 hours ago
have identified a woman whose body was recovered from Lake Lanier as 23-year-old Lizeth Ruby Ruiz of Gainesville. Gainesville police said an autopsy found that Ruiz died of an accidental drowning. The Times reports (bit.ly/1Y0GPoh) that... Read more
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Forsyth County News
Woman found dead in Lake Lanier identified as missing womandead Saturday in Lake Lanier has been identified as Lizeth Ruby Ruiz, who went
Woman found dead in Lake Lanier identified as missing woman
Forsyth County News / Posted 22 hours ago
dead Saturday in Lake Lanier has been identified as Lizeth Ruby Ruiz, who went missing May 18 at Lanier Point Park. The Gainesville Police Department said in a news release that an autopsy found that Ruiz, a 23-year-old Gainesville woman, died... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
body found at Lake Lanier identified as missing womanthe area where Ruiz disappeared. Officials took the body for an autopsy, and on
body found at Lake Lanier identified as missing woman
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted yesterday
the area where Ruiz disappeared. Officials took the body for an autopsy, and on Monday concluded a positive identity. The Gainesville Police Department released a statement about the news saying that it was not the outcome they'd wanted, but "hope... Read more
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Forsyth County News
Body found at Lanier Point ParkA body was found in Lake Lanier just off shore at Lanier Point Park on Saturday
Body found at Lanier Point Park
Forsyth County News / Posted 3 days ago
A body was found in Lake Lanier just off shore at Lanier Point Park on Saturday afternoon, according to Gainesville police spokesman Sgt. Kevin Holbrook. Identification has not been made. Friday, authorities exhausted ground and water searches at... Read more
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WALB Albany
Citizen finds body off shore at Lake Laniersay a citizen led them to a body that was found off shore at Lanier Point Park
Citizen finds body off shore at Lake Lanier
WALB Albany / Posted 3 days ago
say a citizen led them to a body that was found off shore at Lanier Point Park on Lake Lanier. Sgt. Kevin Holbrook with Gainesville police say it's "too early in our investigation" to say whether or not the body is of a man or woman. Stay with... Read more
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Forsyth County News
Search ends at Lake Lanier park for missing Gainesville womanRuiz, a Gainesville woman who has been missing since May 18. “We have complete
Search ends at Lake Lanier park for missing Gainesville woman
Forsyth County News / Posted 3 days ago
Ruiz, a Gainesville woman who has been missing since May 18. “We have completed our investigative search of the area,” Gainesville police spokesman Sgt. Kevin Holbrook said Friday. Authorities are “focusing our efforts on the investigation (of... Read more
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WALB Albany
Search for Lizeth Ruiz resumes ahead of Memorial Day weekendat the park doing recreational activities such as running, things of that natur
Search for Lizeth Ruiz resumes ahead of Memorial Day weekend
WALB Albany / Posted 3 days ago
at the park doing recreational activities such as running, things of that nature, that’s when Ms. Ruiz went missing," said Gainesville Police Sergeant Kevin Holbrook. Police received a call around 11 p.m. on May 18 and searched that night before... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Tip leads to arrest in string of burglariesan anonymous tip helped police solve a string of car burglaries near the Univer
Tip leads to arrest in string of burglaries
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 7 days ago
an anonymous tip helped police solve a string of car burglaries near the University of Florida campus, according to the Gainesville Police Department. Tavarus Smith is charged with eight counts of vehicle burglary, six counts of petit theft,... Read more
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Forsyth County News
Search ongoing at Lake Lanier for Gainesville womansince Wednesday night. Lizeth Ruby Ruiz, 23, was last seen at the lakeside Lan
Search ongoing at Lake Lanier for Gainesville woman
Forsyth County News / Posted 8 days ago
since Wednesday night. Lizeth Ruby Ruiz, 23, was last seen at the lakeside Lanier Point Park off Dawsonville Highway. Gainesville Police Sgt. Kevin Holbrook said the bike patrol unit and other officers are in the wooded areas, but the search... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
Man arrested for stalking after sending 118 texts34-year-old William Thomas Hardaway was arrested Thursday by the Gainesville Po
Man arrested for stalking after sending 118 texts
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 9 days ago
34-year-old William Thomas Hardaway was arrested Thursday by the Gainesville Police Department. GAINESVILLE, Fla. — A north Florida man has been arrested for stalking after police say he sent a woman 118 text messages over an eight-hour... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Florida man arrested for stalking after sending 118 textsGainesville Sun reports (http://bit.ly/1W73G1X ) that 34-year-old William Thoma
Florida man arrested for stalking after sending 118 texts
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 9 days ago
Gainesville Sun reports (http://bit.ly/1W73G1X ) that 34-year-old William Thomas Hardaway was arrested Thursday by the Gainesville Police Department. Police say Hardaway sent a woman the texts on May 6 even though she had asked him to stop... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
The mystery: What happened to Lizeth Ruby Ruiz?for her, conducting not just a geographical search of all 40 acres of the park,
The mystery: What happened to Lizeth Ruby Ruiz?
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 10 days ago
for her, conducting not just a geographical search of all 40 acres of the park, and not just searching Lake Lanier, but as Gainesville Police Sergeant Kevin Holbrook said Thursday, detectives are trying to find out everything about Lizeth and her... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Police searching for missing woman near Lake LanierGAINESVILLE, GA. - Police are asking for the public's help locating a woman las
Police searching for missing woman near Lake Lanier
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 12 days ago
GAINESVILLE, GA. - Police are asking for the public's help locating a woman last seen Wednesday night. In a post to the Gainesville Police Department Facebook page, they say "Lizeth Ruby Ruiz, 23, was reported missing late last night in the area of... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Crews searching Lake Lanier for missing 23-old womanwas last seen late Wednesday night at Lanier Point Park off Dawsonville Highway
Crews searching Lake Lanier for missing 23-old woman
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 12 days ago
was last seen late Wednesday night at Lanier Point Park off Dawsonville Highway. Sgt. Kevin Holbrook, spokesman for the Gainesville Police Department, said Ruiz was with a group of friends at the park when she got separated from them. She has... Read more
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ajc.com
Woman goes missing near Lake LanierRuby Ruiz was socializing with friends at Lanier Point Park in Hall County when
Woman goes missing near Lake Lanier
ajc.com / Posted 12 days ago
Ruby Ruiz was socializing with friends at Lanier Point Park in Hall County when she became separated from them, Gainesville police Sgt. Kevin Holbrook said in a media release. Ruiz has not been seen since. The search effort includes... Read more
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Forsyth County News
Authorities searching for missing woman at park on Lake Lanierlate Wednesday night at Lanier Point Park off Dawsonville Highway (Hwy. 53.) S
Authorities searching for missing woman at park on Lake Lanier
Forsyth County News / Posted 12 days ago
late Wednesday night at Lanier Point Park off Dawsonville Highway (Hwy. 53.) Sgt. Kevin Holbrook, spokesman for the Gainesville Police Department, said Lizeth Ruby Ruiz got separated from a group of friends at the park and has not been seen... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Katt Williams' bond won't be revokedhim and creating an incident, it was really a problem-free environment,” he sai
Katt Williams' bond won't be revoked
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 13 days ago
him and creating an incident, it was really a problem-free environment,” he said. Findling said one witness was a Gainesville police officer who was at the game the entire time. And for the salt shaker case, he says more witnesses were... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Gainesville police seek information on former teacherALACHUA COUNTY, Fla. - Investigators with the Gainesville Police Department are
Gainesville police seek information on former teacher
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 18 days ago
ALACHUA COUNTY, Fla. - Investigators with the Gainesville Police Department are asking the public if they've had illegal contact with a former teacher charged with first degree child sexual abuse. Alan Wade Coleman, 45, of Gainesville, was arrested... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Teacher accused of child sex crimeof child sexual abuse. Alan Wade Colemen, 45, was arrested May 10 by U.S. mars
Teacher accused of child sex crime
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 18 days ago
of child sexual abuse. Alan Wade Colemen, 45, was arrested May 10 by U.S. marshals, District of Columbia police and Gainesville Police Department investigators. This charges against him stem from events that occurred approximately 10 years... Read more
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First Coast News
GPD searching for information on teacher charged with child sexual abuseGAINESVILLE, Fla.—A teacher was arrested with the help of Gainesville police on
GPD searching for information on teacher charged with child sexual abuse
First Coast News / Posted 18 days ago
GAINESVILLE, Fla.—A teacher was arrested with the help of Gainesville police on child sexual abuse charges stemming from an incident in Washington, D.C. over ten years ago on Tuesday, authorities said. Alan Wade Coleman, 45, was arrested on... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
Man accused of letting 3-old son get drunkis behind bars accused of letting his toddler get drunk while he was sleeping o
Man accused of letting 3-old son get drunk
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 19 days ago
is behind bars accused of letting his toddler get drunk while he was sleeping off his own intoxication. According to Gainesville police, the 3-year-old boy was under the care of his father, 20-year-old Marcus Daniel Allen, on May 7 when... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Drunk Toddler Found With Passed Out Underage Dad: Copswas close to twice the legal driving limit for an adult. "Had the child ingest
Drunk Toddler Found With Passed Out Underage Dad: Cops
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 20 days ago
was close to twice the legal driving limit for an adult. "Had the child ingested more alcohol, it could have been fatal," Gainesville Police Deputy Chief Jay Parrish said. According to the Hall County District Attorney's Office, Allen has been... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
Drunk Toddler Found With Passed Out Underage Dadwas close to twice the legal driving limit for an adult. "Had the child ingest
Drunk Toddler Found With Passed Out Underage Dad
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 20 days ago
was close to twice the legal driving limit for an adult. "Had the child ingested more alcohol, it could have been fatal," Gainesville Police Deputy Chief Jay Parrish said. According to the Hall County District Attorney's Office, Allen has been... Read more
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Newsmax
Police: Emerging Trend of Filing False Reports to Get Pain Pillsto have a doctor write them a new prescription. "If somebody mentions pills [i
Police: Emerging Trend of Filing False Reports to Get Pain Pills
Newsmax / Posted 20 days ago
to have a doctor write them a new prescription. "If somebody mentions pills [in a robbery or burglary] we get nervous," Gainesville Police Detective Patty Nixon told the Sun. "A lot of the false reports are being made so they can go back to the... Read more
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News 10 WILX
Drunk Georgia toddler found with unconscious fatheris behind bars accused of letting his toddler of get drunk while he was sleepin
Drunk Georgia toddler found with unconscious father
News 10 WILX / Posted 20 days ago
is behind bars accused of letting his toddler of get drunk while he was sleeping off his own intoxication. According to Gainesville police, the 3-year-old boy was under the care of his father, 20-year-old Marcus Daniel Allen, on May 7 when... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Toddler found drunk, dad passed outis behind bars, accused of letting his toddler get drunk while he was sleeping
Toddler found drunk, dad passed out
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 20 days ago
is behind bars, accused of letting his toddler get drunk while he was sleeping off his own intoxication. According to Gainesville police, the 3-year-old boy was under the care of his father, 20-year-old Marcus Daniel Allen, on Saturday when... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Drunk toddler found with unconscious dadis behind bars accused of letting his toddler of get drunk while he was sleepin
Drunk toddler found with unconscious dad
WWLP Springfield / Posted 20 days ago
is behind bars accused of letting his toddler of get drunk while he was sleeping off his own intoxication. According to Gainesville police, the 3-year-old boy was under the care of his father, 20-year-old Marcus Daniel Allen, on May 7 when... Read more
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NBC News
Georgia Dad Arrested After He and Toddler Are Found Drunktimes the legal driving limit for an adult. "I think it could have been a lot
Georgia Dad Arrested After He and Toddler Are Found Drunk
NBC News / Posted 20 days ago
times the legal driving limit for an adult. "I think it could have been a lot worse had they not come home when they did," Gainesville Police Deputy Chief Jay Parrish told the station. "Had the child ingested more alcohol, it could have been... Read more
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Forsyth County News
Police: Gainesville man arrested after toddler found intoxicatedto a child neglect call on Swamp Cypress Trail, where Allen was found by a fami
Police: Gainesville man arrested after toddler found intoxicated
Forsyth County News / Posted 21 days ago
to a child neglect call on Swamp Cypress Trail, where Allen was found by a family member “passed out” in his bedroom, Gainesville Police said in a news release. “The juvenile was lethargic and manifesting abnormal behavior,” according to the... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Florida honors fallen officers, welcomes fall in their numbersmemorial committee after a friend of her and her husband was killed in the line
Florida honors fallen officers, welcomes fall in their numbers
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 28 days ago
memorial committee after a friend of her and her husband was killed in the line of duty while they were all officers at the Gainesville Police Department. She got involved in the local memorial committee and that led to her involvement in the... Read more
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First Coast News
Drive-by shooting kills 1 in northeast Gainesvillescene. Rashay L. Garrison, 29, was found dead in the driver seat of a grey Dod
Drive-by shooting kills 1 in northeast Gainesville
First Coast News / Posted 29 days ago
scene. Rashay L. Garrison, 29, was found dead in the driver seat of a grey Dodge Charger after being shot multiple times. Gainesville Police found multiple bullet holes in the Charger from an unknown caliber of weapon. A passenger in the Charger... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
1 killed in Gainesville drive-by shootingbefore 4 a.m. Monday reported a shooting in the area of 1143 NE 25th Street and
1 killed in Gainesville drive-by shooting
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 29 days ago
before 4 a.m. Monday reported a shooting in the area of 1143 NE 25th Street and a vehicle speeding away from the scene, the Gainesville Police Department said. When GPD officers arrived, they found Rashay L. Garrison, 29, dead in the driver's seat... Read more
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ajc.com
Despite history of gangs, arrests, some north Ga. residents...in Gainesville, has a history of gang activity going back more than a decade, a
Despite history of gangs, arrests, some north Ga. residents...
ajc.com / Posted 30 days ago
in Gainesville, has a history of gang activity going back more than a decade, according to Joe Amerling, who works with the Gainesville Police Department and is vice president of the Georgia Gang Investigators Association. Amerling said Ernesto... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Comedian Katt Williams arrested, charged with batterycomplex, police in metro Atlanta said Monday, March 28, 2016. Williams, 44, and
Comedian Katt Williams arrested, charged with battery
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 1 months ago
complex, police in metro Atlanta said Monday, March 28, 2016. Williams, 44, and Luke Wash, 17, were both charged in connection with the fight last week, Gainesville Police Sgt. Kevin Holbrook said Monday. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP,... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
Comedian Katt Williams arrested, charged with batterycomplex, police in metro Atlanta said Monday, March 28, 2016. Williams, 44, and
Comedian Katt Williams arrested, charged with battery
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 1 months ago
complex, police in metro Atlanta said Monday, March 28, 2016. Williams, 44, and Luke Wash, 17, were both charged in connection with the fight last week, Gainesville Police Sgt. Kevin Holbrook said Monday. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP,... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
Comedian Katt Williams arrested, charged with batterycomplex, police in metro Atlanta said Monday, March 28, 2016. Williams, 44, and
Comedian Katt Williams arrested, charged with battery
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted 1 months ago
complex, police in metro Atlanta said Monday, March 28, 2016. Williams, 44, and Luke Wash, 17, were both charged in connection with the fight last week, Gainesville Police Sgt. Kevin Holbrook said Monday. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP,... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Comedian Katt Williams arrested, charged with batterycomplex, police in metro Atlanta said Monday, March 28, 2016. Williams, 44, and
Comedian Katt Williams arrested, charged with battery
KGTV San Diego / Posted 1 months ago
complex, police in metro Atlanta said Monday, March 28, 2016. Williams, 44, and Luke Wash, 17, were both charged in connection with the fight last week, Gainesville Police Sgt. Kevin Holbrook said Monday. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP,... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
2 caught with 25 stolen credit cards, deputies sayby the Domestic Highway Enforcement Unit, which is made up of personnel from th
2 caught with 25 stolen credit cards, deputies say
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 1 months ago
by the Domestic Highway Enforcement Unit, which is made up of personnel from the Alachua County Sheriff's Office and the Gainesville Police Department. The officers also found a large amount of new property believed to have been purchased with... Read more

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