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NBC Washington
D.C. Teacher Accused of Having Sex With StudentChristmas. Police seized several cameras, phones and hard drives from his Flor
D.C. Teacher Accused of Having Sex With Student
NBC Washington / Posted 14 hours ago
Christmas. Police seized several cameras, phones and hard drives from his Florida homes. The U.S. Marshals Service and Gainesville Police arrested Coleman May 10. He appeared before a federal judge in Florida and was released. Law enforcement... Read more
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Island Packet
Parents of missing Florida man: ‘We don’t know what to do’wife had called and texted him the previous day and gotten no response,” Pace s
Parents of missing Florida man: ‘We don’t know what to do’
Island Packet / Posted 2 days ago
wife had called and texted him the previous day and gotten no response,” Pace said Wednesday. “I called his employer in Gainesville, Fla., and he had not been there since the previous Friday. At that point, I started driving to Gainesville and... Read more
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Forsyth County News
Woman’s body pulled from Lake Lanier in ‘apparent suicide’A woman’s body was recovered this morning from Lake Lanier at Longwood Park in
Woman’s body pulled from Lake Lanier in ‘apparent suicide’
Forsyth County News / Posted 2 days ago
A woman’s body was recovered this morning from Lake Lanier at Longwood Park in Gainesville, according to Gainesville Police. Sgt. Kevin Holbrook said someone found the body in the water and called authorities at about 8 a.m. The park was closed but... Read more
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First Coast News
Reported missing mother and daughter found safe in Gainesvillesaid. Kayle Hixson, 25, and Cataleya Caris, 2, were reportedly on their way to
Reported missing mother and daughter found safe in Gainesville
First Coast News / Posted 3 days ago
said. Kayle Hixson, 25, and Cataleya Caris, 2, were reportedly on their way to Valrico, Fla., but never returned. Instead, Gainesville Police said that the pair was located after someone called to tell authorities. Officers met with Hixson and... Read more
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First Coast News
GPD searching for missing mother and her daughterseen wearing a white tank top and gray sweat pants. Caris was last seen wearing
GPD searching for missing mother and her daughter
First Coast News / Posted 3 days ago
seen wearing a white tank top and gray sweat pants. Caris was last seen wearing a pink and white dress, according to the Gainesville Police Department. Police say they may be traveling in a White Nissan Maxima and are not known to visit areas... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Mother and daughter reported missingGAINESVILLE, Fla. - The Gainesville Police Department is asking the public for
Mother and daughter reported missing
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 3 days ago
GAINESVILLE, Fla. - The Gainesville Police Department is asking the public for information on a missing woman and her 2-year-old daughter. 25-year-old Kayla Hixson and 2-year-old Cataleya Caris were last seen Saturday, June 25 before heading back... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
New details released in GSP involved fatal shootingof a man, who evaded police at a DUI checkpoint Saturday night. The incident b
New details released in GSP involved fatal shooting
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 4 days ago
of a man, who evaded police at a DUI checkpoint Saturday night. The incident began shortly before 8:30 p.m. when the Gainesville Police Department and Hall County Sheriff’s Office were conducting an Operation Rolling Thunder road check with... Read more
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Forsyth County News
GBI: Suspect tried to drown trooper before being shot, killedit’s part of the job we do. It’s a dangerous job.” In addition to the state pa
GBI: Suspect tried to drown trooper before being shot, killed
Forsyth County News / Posted 4 days ago
it’s part of the job we do. It’s a dangerous job.” In addition to the state patrol, the Hall County Sheriff’s Office and Gainesville Police Department were involved in the checks with the Governor’s Office of Highway Safety, as part of Operation... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
GBI: suspect tried to 'submerge trooper underwater' before fatal shootingshooting in Gainesville paint a clearer picture of the moments leading up to wh
GBI: suspect tried to 'submerge trooper underwater' before fatal shooting
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 5 days ago
shooting in Gainesville paint a clearer picture of the moments leading up to when the gun was fired. On Saturday, Gainesville Police and Georgia State Patrol units were conducting safety checks in Flowery Branch as part of Operation... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
GBI: suspect tried to 'submerge trooper underwater' before fatal shootingshooting in Gainesville paint a clearer picture of the moments leading up to wh
GBI: suspect tried to 'submerge trooper underwater' before fatal shooting
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 5 days ago
shooting in Gainesville paint a clearer picture of the moments leading up to when the gun was fired. On Saturday, Gainesville Police and Georgia State Patrol units were conducting safety checks in Flowery Branch as part of Operation... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
GBI: suspect tried to 'submerge trooper underwater' before fatal shootingshooting in Gainesville paint a clearer picture of the moments leading up to wh
GBI: suspect tried to 'submerge trooper underwater' before fatal shooting
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 5 days ago
shooting in Gainesville paint a clearer picture of the moments leading up to when the gun was fired. On Saturday, Gainesville Police and Georgia State Patrol units were conducting safety checks in Flowery Branch as part of Operation... Read more
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Forsyth County News
Suspect shot, killed after confrontation with state troopers in Gainesvilleto Capt. Mark Perry with Georgia State Patrol. “Officers of Georgia State Patr
Suspect shot, killed after confrontation with state troopers in Gainesville
Forsyth County News / Posted 5 days ago
to Capt. Mark Perry with Georgia State Patrol. “Officers of Georgia State Patrol, Hall County Sheriff’s Department and Gainesville Police Department were conducting a rolling thunder operation with the Governor’s Office of Highway Safety,”... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Police investigate officer-involved shooting in GainesvilleGainesville police are on the scene of an officer-involved shooting in the area
Police investigate officer-involved shooting in Gainesville
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 6 days ago
Gainesville police are on the scene of an officer-involved shooting in the area of Queen City Parkway and Industrial Boulevard. Dozens of police officers are on the scene going through an SUV and scouring the ground for evidence. We are working to... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Gainesville officer helps baby gatorGAINESVILLE, Fla. - An officer with the Gainesville Police Department helped ou
Gainesville officer helps baby gator
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 7 days ago
GAINESVILLE, Fla. - An officer with the Gainesville Police Department helped out a wandering baby alligator Thursday night. The Police Department said the gator was looking for Paynes Prairie Preserve State Park, but got lost, so Gough helped him... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
2 officers save man who severed artery with chainsawGAINESVILLE, Fla. - Two Gainesville police officers helped save a man who sever
2 officers save man who severed artery with chainsaw
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 7 days ago
GAINESVILLE, Fla. - Two Gainesville police officers helped save a man who severed an artery while trimming trees with a chainsaw, the Gainesville Police Department said. Officers Andy Zawadzki and Crystal Castor responded to Northeast 11th Terrace... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Operation 'Burning the Bushes' leads to dozens of arrests- The Bradford County Drug Task Force, Alachua County Sheriff’s Office SWAT tea
Operation 'Burning the Bushes' leads to dozens of arrests
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 9 days ago
- The Bradford County Drug Task Force, Alachua County Sheriff’s Office SWAT team, Alachua County Narcotics Unit and the Gainesville Police Department SWAT team initiated an arrest operation in Alachua County Tuesday, according to... Read more
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First Coast News
Gainesville's 'DJ Raffy' attacked in Walmartblue shorts didn't like the red bandana and thought he gang turf was being 'dis
Gainesville's 'DJ Raffy' attacked in Walmart
First Coast News / Posted 14 days ago
blue shorts didn't like the red bandana and thought he gang turf was being 'disrespected,' according to a release from the Gainesville Police Department. He hit Torres once and then fled. Because Torres is developmentally disabled, police are... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Images show man on drugs breaking into police departmentprecinct. The proof? It's all in the pictures. Samuel Espejel-Sanchez, 32, wa
Images show man on drugs breaking into police department
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 15 days ago
precinct. The proof? It's all in the pictures. Samuel Espejel-Sanchez, 32, was taken into custody after breaking into the Gainesville Police Department. The incident happened around 3:30 AM after officers at the precinct heard glass hit the floor... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
In an unusual twist, Georgia man breaks into police departmentEspejel-Sanchez on charges including interfering with government property. Off
In an unusual twist, Georgia man breaks into police department
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 16 days ago
Espejel-Sanchez on charges including interfering with government property. Officials say Espejel-Sanchez broke into the Gainesville Police Department early Sunday morning by climbing a fence. Officers inside the building heard "glass shattering... Read more
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Officer.com
Man Caught Breaking Into Georgia Police DepartmentGAINESVILLE, Georgia -- A man police say looked to be hallucinating tried to br
Man Caught Breaking Into Georgia Police Department
Officer.com / Posted 16 days ago
GAINESVILLE, Georgia -- A man police say looked to be hallucinating tried to break into the Gainesville Police Department on Sunday morning, causing hundreds of dollars worth of damage, according to the police Facebook page. Samuel Espejel-Sanchez,... Read more
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WWAY 3 Wilmington
This was no breakout; officials say man broke into police HQEspejel-Sanchez on charges including interfering with government property. Off
This was no breakout; officials say man broke into police HQ
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted 17 days ago
Espejel-Sanchez on charges including interfering with government property. Officials say Espejel-Sanchez broke into the Gainesville Police Department early Sunday morning by climbing a fence. Officers inside the building heard “glass shattering... Read more
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ajc.com
Man accused of breaking into police departmentA man police say looked to be hallucinating tried to break into the Gainesville
Man accused of breaking into police department
ajc.com / Posted 17 days ago
A man police say looked to be hallucinating tried to break into the Gainesville Police Department on Sunday morning, causing hundreds of dollars worth of damage, according to the police Facebook page. Samuel Espejel-Sanchez, 32, is accused of... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Officials say man broke into police headquartersEspejel-Sanchez on charges including interfering with government property. Off
Officials say man broke into police headquarters
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 17 days ago
Espejel-Sanchez on charges including interfering with government property. Officials say Espejel-Sanchez broke into the Gainesville Police Department early Sunday morning by climbing a fence. Officers inside the building heard "glass shattering... Read more
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KOB 4 Albuquerque
This was no breakout; officials say man broke into police HQEspejel-Sanchez on charges including interfering with government property. Off
This was no breakout; officials say man broke into police HQ
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted 17 days ago
Espejel-Sanchez on charges including interfering with government property. Officials say Espejel-Sanchez broke into the Gainesville Police Department early Sunday morning by climbing a fence. Officers inside the building heard "glass shattering... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Man arrested after breaking into police departmentEspejel-Sanchez on charges including interfering with government property. Off
Man arrested after breaking into police department
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 17 days ago
Espejel-Sanchez on charges including interfering with government property. Officials say Espejel-Sanchez broke into the Gainesville Police Department early Sunday morning by climbing a fence. Officers inside the building heard "glass shattering... Read more
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Salon.com
This was no breakout; officials say man broke into police HQEspejel-Sanchez on charges including interfering with government property. Off
This was no breakout; officials say man broke into police HQ
Salon.com / Posted 17 days ago
Espejel-Sanchez on charges including interfering with government property. Officials say Espejel-Sanchez broke into the Gainesville Police Department early Sunday morning by climbing a fence. Officers inside the building heard “glass shattering... Read more
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Forsyth County News
Police: Man charged with breaking into Gainesville police headquartersA man is accused of breaking two doors and two windows early Sunday morning to
Police: Man charged with breaking into Gainesville police headquarters
Forsyth County News / Posted 18 days ago
A man is accused of breaking two doors and two windows early Sunday morning to get into the Gainesville Police Department, according to authorities. Samuel Espejel-Sanchez, 32, is accused of climbing over a fence and breaking windows and doors to... Read more
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Forsyth County News
Atlanta Street slaying remains a mystery a year laterof Phil Smith, a 55-year-old Atlanta Street man shot in the head last year that
Atlanta Street slaying remains a mystery a year later
Forsyth County News / Posted 18 days ago
of Phil Smith, a 55-year-old Atlanta Street man shot in the head last year that has caused “many sleepless nights” for Gainesville Police investigator Brad Raper. “It’s the most difficult murder I’ve ever worked on,” he said of Smith’s June... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Florida police: homeless woman's fatal shooting was self-defense(AP) - Police say a homeless woman was defending herself when she fatally shot
Florida police: homeless woman's fatal shooting was self-defense
Naples Daily News / Posted 20 days ago
(AP) - Police say a homeless woman was defending herself when she fatally shot a man at a homeless camp in Gainesville. A Gainesville Police Department report says the woman called 911 Thursday evening, and the dispatcher heard her yelling "get... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Florida officer replaces 74-old man's stolen groceriesa month's worth of groceries after his items were stolen while he was getting o
Florida officer replaces 74-old man's stolen groceries
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 26 days ago
a month's worth of groceries after his items were stolen while he was getting off a bus. In a Facebook post Saturday, the Gainesville Police Department said Saleem Hasan had gotten off the bus and put his groceries on the ground when a woman... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Florida officer replaces 74-old man's stolen groceriesa month's worth of groceries after his items were stolen while he was getting o
Florida officer replaces 74-old man's stolen groceries
Dayton Daily News / Posted 26 days ago
a month's worth of groceries after his items were stolen while he was getting off a bus. In a Facebook post Saturday, the Gainesville Police Department said Saleem Hasan had gotten off the bus and put his groceries on the ground when a woman... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Florida officer replaces 74-old man's stolen groceriesa month's worth of groceries after his items were stolen while he was getting o
Florida officer replaces 74-old man's stolen groceries
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 26 days ago
a month's worth of groceries after his items were stolen while he was getting off a bus. In a Facebook post Saturday, the Gainesville Police Department said Saleem Hasan had gotten off the bus and put his groceries on the ground when a woman... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Florida officer replaces 74-old man's stolen groceriesa month's worth of groceries after his items were stolen while he was getting o
Florida officer replaces 74-old man's stolen groceries
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 26 days ago
a month's worth of groceries after his items were stolen while he was getting off a bus. In a Facebook post Saturday, the Gainesville Police Department said Saleem Hasan had gotten off the bus and put his groceries on the ground when a woman... Read more
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ajc.com
Florida officer replaces 74-old man's stolen groceriesa month's worth of groceries after his items were stolen while he was getting o
Florida officer replaces 74-old man's stolen groceries
ajc.com / Posted 26 days ago
a month's worth of groceries after his items were stolen while he was getting off a bus. In a Facebook post Saturday, the Gainesville Police Department said Saleem Hasan had gotten off the bus and put his groceries on the ground when a woman... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Florida officer replaces 74-old man's stolen groceriesa month's worth of groceries after his items were stolen while he was getting o
Florida officer replaces 74-old man's stolen groceries
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 27 days ago
a month's worth of groceries after his items were stolen while he was getting off a bus. In a Facebook post Saturday, the Gainesville Police Department said Saleem Hasan had gotten off the bus and put his groceries on the ground when a woman... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Florida officer replaces 74-old man's stolen groceriesa month's worth of groceries after his items were stolen while he was getting o
Florida officer replaces 74-old man's stolen groceries
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 27 days ago
a month's worth of groceries after his items were stolen while he was getting off a bus. In a Facebook post Saturday, the Gainesville Police Department said Saleem Hasan had gotten off the bus and put his groceries on the ground when a woman... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Gainesville Target evacuated due to bomb threatGainesville police confirm they are investigating a bomb threat at the Target s
Gainesville Target evacuated due to bomb threat
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 28 days ago
Gainesville police confirm they are investigating a bomb threat at the Target store on Shallowford Road. The Target store has been evacuated, and bomb detection dogs are searching the area. The GBI Bomb Unit is assisting in this... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Bomb threat at Gainesville TargetGAINESVILLE, GA. - Police are investigating a bomb threat at the Target store o
Bomb threat at Gainesville Target
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 28 days ago
GAINESVILLE, GA. - Police are investigating a bomb threat at the Target store on Shallowford Road, Gainesville Police confirmed Friday afternoon. Police have evacuated the store and closed the surrounding area and streets while they investigate.... Read more
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Forsyth County News
Students engage fight against drug overdosesto 33 patients since Jan. 1, with 22 patients showing improvement, according to
Students engage fight against drug overdoses
Forsyth County News / Posted 28 days ago
to 33 patients since Jan. 1, with 22 patients showing improvement, according to county spokeswoman Katie Crumley. And the Gainesville Police Department teamed with the Medical Association of Georgia Foundation to acquire 82 Naloxone kits earlier... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Gainesville police: Pizza delivery attack suspect arrestedthe trunk of his car when he was attacked and knocked unconscious for several s
Gainesville police: Pizza delivery attack suspect arrested
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 28 days ago
the trunk of his car when he was attacked and knocked unconscious for several seconds. He managed to drive himself to the Gainesville Police Department. He then was taken to the hospital to be treated for his injuries. McClain was located in his... Read more
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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 a month 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 1 months 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 1 months ago
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 1 months 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 1 months 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 1 months 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 1 months 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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