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Brainerd Dispatch
Georgia sheriff gets probation, $1,000 fine for shooting fri...last year. Hill told a 911 operator that his gun had accidentally discharged w
Georgia sheriff gets probation, $1,000 fine for shooting fri...
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 31 minutes ago
last year. Hill told a 911 operator that his gun had accidentally discharged while he was "practicing police tactics," Gwinnett County District Attorney Danny Porter said at the time. McCord survived her injuries. Hill and Porter did not... Read more
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Al.com
Georgia sheriff pleads guilty in woman's accidental shootingstatute and was ordered to serve 12 months on probation and pay a $1,000 fine,
Georgia sheriff pleads guilty in woman's accidental shooting
Al.com / Posted 40 minutes ago
statute and was ordered to serve 12 months on probation and pay a $1,000 fine, according to a news release from the Gwinnett County district attorney's office. Hill had acknowledged shooting Gwenevere McCord in an empty model home in... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Heisman Trophy finalist killed in I-85 crashaccident took place just before 4:45 a.m. on the I-85 northbound north of the F
Heisman Trophy finalist killed in I-85 crash
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted an hour ago
accident took place just before 4:45 a.m. on the I-85 northbound north of the Flowery Branch overpass. According to Gwinnett County Police, Michael Dowis, 48, of Simpsonville, South Carolina, was traveling south in the northbound lanes in a... Read more
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ajc.com
Gwinnett considers new EMS units for Suwanee, CenetervilleThe Gwinnett County Fire and Emergency Services Department hopes to improve res
Gwinnett considers new EMS units for Suwanee, Ceneterville
ajc.com / Posted 2 hours ago
The Gwinnett County Fire and Emergency Services Department hopes to improve response times by adding two new medical units at local stations. The department has requested an extra $1.3 million in 2017 for the two medical units and 18 personnel... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Sheriff pleads no contest in shooting he called an accidentthey were practicing police tactics inside an empty model home has pleaded no c
Sheriff pleads no contest in shooting he called an accident
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 2 hours ago
they were practicing police tactics inside an empty model home has pleaded no contest to a reckless-conduct charge. The Gwinnett County district attorney's office said in a news release that Clayton County Sheriff Victor Hill entered the plea... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Two-car accident leaves 1 dead, 1 injuried on I-85BUFORD, GA. - A two-car accident on Interstate-85 left one person dead and anot
Two-car accident leaves 1 dead, 1 injuried on I-85
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 4 hours ago
BUFORD, GA. - A two-car accident on Interstate-85 left one person dead and another injured Monday morning. According to Gwinnett County Police, Michael Dowis, 48, of Simpsonville, South Carolina, was traveling south in the northbound lanes in a 2014... Read more
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ajc.com
Clayton Sheriff Hill pleads no contest to Gwinnett shootingVictor Hill has pleaded no contest to reckless conduct charges in connection wi
Clayton Sheriff Hill pleads no contest to Gwinnett shooting
ajc.com / Posted 5 hours ago
Victor Hill has pleaded no contest to reckless conduct charges in connection with an accidental shooting last year in Gwinnett County. Hill’s attorney Mark Puglise told Channel 2 Action News Hill pleaded no contest as a first offender in the... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Atlanta father convicted after relying on prayer to save dying babymurder in the infant girl's death. WSB-TV reports George Landell was sentenced
Atlanta father convicted after relying on prayer to save dying baby
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 19 hours ago
murder in the infant girl's death. WSB-TV reports George Landell was sentenced to 20 years in prison Monday after a Gwinnett County jury found him guilty in the March 2015 death of his 11-week-old daughter, Nevaeh. Prosecutors said the... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Atlanta dad convicted after relying on prayer to save dying babygirl's death. WSB-TV reports (http://2wsb.tv/2bv6aYG ) George Landell was sent
Atlanta dad convicted after relying on prayer to save dying baby
Savannah Morning News / Posted 20 hours ago
girl's death. WSB-TV reports (http://2wsb.tv/2bv6aYG ) George Landell was sentenced to 20 years in prison Monday after a Gwinnett County jury found him guilty in the March 2015 death of his 11-week-old daughter, Nevaeh. Prosecutors said the... Read more
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ajc.com
Gwinnett man guilty of murdering his 10-week-old babyA Gwinnett County man who said his religious faith prevented him from providing
Gwinnett man guilty of murdering his 10-week-old baby
ajc.com / Posted yesterday
A Gwinnett County man who said his religious faith prevented him from providing proper care to his infant daughter was found guilty of second-degree murder Monday morning, Channel 2 Action News reported. George Landell was found guilty in the death... Read more
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ajc.com
Gwinnett murder retrial ends in convictionA man has been sentenced to life in prison after he was convicted Friday in Gwi
Gwinnett murder retrial ends in conviction
ajc.com / Posted 3 days ago
A man has been sentenced to life in prison after he was convicted Friday in Gwinnett County of murdering a woman in 2014, Channel 2 Action News reported. Charles Outlaw was convicted in the death of Angela Rebotte, after an earlier mistrial. Outlaw... Read more
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Island Packet
Men arrested for buying cars with fake movie moneyforgery and theft by deception in connection with the Aug. 14 incident. Pihera
Men arrested for buying cars with fake movie money
Island Packet / Posted 3 days ago
forgery and theft by deception in connection with the Aug. 14 incident. Pihera says police found both men based on information on social media. The Clayton County Sheriff's Office say Lamb and Mayberry will be extradited to Gwin... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Men accused of movie money scam arrestedGWINNETT COUNTY, Ga. -- Two men accused of scamming people with fake movie mone
Men accused of movie money scam arrested
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 3 days ago
GWINNETT COUNTY, Ga. -- Two men accused of scamming people with fake movie money have been arrested, according to officials. Authorities arrested Dominic Mayberry, 21, and Joesph Lamb, 39, Friday in Clayton County. Officials said Mayberry and Lamb... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Men accused of scamming car sellers with movie money arrestedGWINNETT COUNTY, Ga. -- Two men accused of scamming people with fake movie mone
Men accused of scamming car sellers with movie money arrested
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 3 days ago
GWINNETT COUNTY, Ga. -- Two men accused of scamming people with fake movie money have been arrested, according to officials. Authorities arrested Dominic Mayberry, 21, and Joesph Lamb, 39, Friday in Clayton County. Officials said Mayberry and Lamb... Read more
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WALB Albany
2 of 3 suspects caught after fake movie money used at Walmartcaught after fake movie money used at Walmart (Source: Gwinnett County police)
2 of 3 suspects caught after fake movie money used at Walmart
WALB Albany / Posted 3 days ago
caught after fake movie money used at Walmart (Source: Gwinnett County police) Two suspects are now in custody after an elaborate scheme involving $1,000 in fake movie money that... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
2 of 3 suspects caught after fake movie money used at Walmartcaught after fake movie money used at Walmart (Source: Gwinnett County police)
2 of 3 suspects caught after fake movie money used at Walmart
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 3 days ago
caught after fake movie money used at Walmart (Source: Gwinnett County police) Two suspects are now in custody after an elaborate scheme involving $1,000 in fake movie money that... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Georgia woman says her husband’s faith caused them to starve infantHerbert Landell and Lauren Fristed GWINNETT COUNTY, Ga. — A Georgia woman says
Georgia woman says her husband’s faith caused them to starve infant
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 4 days ago
Herbert Landell and Lauren Fristed GWINNETT COUNTY, Ga. — A Georgia woman says her husband would not allow them to feed their 10-week-old infant because “he said we would pray and that God would provide milk.” Lauren Fristed was sentenced to 20... Read more
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WALB Albany
Warrant: Accused killer of mother and son committed other crimes hours earlierman committed in the hours before he allegedly tortured and killed an aspiring
Warrant: Accused killer of mother and son committed other crimes hours earlier
WALB Albany / Posted 4 days ago
man committed in the hours before he allegedly tortured and killed an aspiring rap star and his mother at their home in Gwinnett County. According to the warrants, between 4:30 and 5 a.m. on Aug. 4, Rickey Taylor beat up a woman at his... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Warrant: Accused killer of mother and son committed other crimes hours earlierman committed in the hours before he allegedly tortured and killed an aspiring
Warrant: Accused killer of mother and son committed other crimes hours earlier
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 4 days ago
man committed in the hours before he allegedly tortured and killed an aspiring rap star and his mother at their home in Gwinnett County. CBS46 News has obtained arrest warrants that shed more light on some of the other crimes police believe a... Read more
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11 News Houston
Walmart cashier was in on movie money scamthe cashier accepted the movie money from the suspects. Police said Gerstenlau
Walmart cashier was in on movie money scam
11 News Houston / Posted 4 days ago
the cashier accepted the movie money from the suspects. Police said Gerstenlauer turned herself into authorities at Gwinnett County Jail on Tuesday. Police said Sinquefield is aware of warrants and has made plans to turn herself in as... Read more
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ajc.com
'Flushables' blamed for 6,500-gallon Gwinnett sewage spillwere to blame for a 6,500-gallon sewage spill near Lawrenceville on Thursday, o
'Flushables' blamed for 6,500-gallon Gwinnett sewage spill
ajc.com / Posted 4 days ago
were to blame for a 6,500-gallon sewage spill near Lawrenceville on Thursday, officials said. According to the Gwinnett County Department of Water Resources, the spill originated at a manhole on the 600 block of Overlook Way, not far... Read more
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WALB Albany
Man accused of torturing, killing aspiring rapper and his mother due in courtA man accused of torturing and killing an aspiring rapper and his mother at the
Man accused of torturing, killing aspiring rapper and his mother due in court
WALB Albany / Posted 4 days ago
A man accused of torturing and killing an aspiring rapper and his mother at their home in Gwinnett County is expected to appear in court Friday. Rickey Taylor, 28, faces a slew of charges, including murder and false imprisonment. Taylor was supposed... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Man accused in torture, killing of aspiring rapper and his mother due in courtA man accused of torturing and killing an aspiring rapper and his mother at the
Man accused in torture, killing of aspiring rapper and his mother due in court
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 4 days ago
A man accused of torturing and killing an aspiring rapper and his mother at their home in Gwinnett County is expected to appear in court Friday. Ricky Taylor, 28, faces a slew of charges, including murder and false imprisonment. Taylor was supposed... Read more
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ajc.com
Mother testifies against husband after daughter dies of neglectA Gwinnett County mother who broke down crying when shown a photo of her dead d
Mother testifies against husband after daughter dies of neglect
ajc.com / Posted 4 days ago
A Gwinnett County mother who broke down crying when shown a photo of her dead daughter took the stand against her husband during his murder trial Thursday. Lauren Fristed was sentenced to 20 years in prison with 10 years in confinement whenshe... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Immigration shift can help Trump in Georgiathose who backed his nomination. That’s not a problem says Republican Butch Co
Immigration shift can help Trump in Georgia
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 4 days ago
those who backed his nomination. That’s not a problem says Republican Butch Conway, an early Trump backer in Georgia. The Gwinnett County sheriff, whose jail has a 287(g) program that works with federal authorities to deport illegal immigrants... Read more
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Forsyth County News
Forsyth Central at Dawson Countyand his departure in 2013. Hepler, after a brief stint in Florida, returned to
Forsyth Central at Dawson County
Forsyth County News / Posted 5 days ago
and his departure in 2013. Hepler, after a brief stint in Florida, returned to Georgia to start up Discovery’s program in Gwinnett County before jumping at the bit to return to Forsyth. Dawson is in its second season under former Lambert head... Read more
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ajc.com
Stomach virus causing mass absences at Gwinnett middle schoolA stomach bug is snaking its way through one Gwinnett County middle school this
Stomach virus causing mass absences at Gwinnett middle school
ajc.com / Posted 5 days ago
A stomach bug is snaking its way through one Gwinnett County middle school this week, causing mass absences along the way. Lanier Middle School, located at 6482 Suwanee Dam Road in Sugar Hill, has seen dozens of students miss class time, Gwinnett... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Police fear more victims of personal trainers accused of child molestationGRAYSON, Ga. -- New even more disturbing details emerged on Wednesday in the ca
Police fear more victims of personal trainers accused of child molestation
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 5 days ago
GRAYSON, Ga. -- New even more disturbing details emerged on Wednesday in the case of a Gwinnett County couple accused of sexually molesting a girl. 11Alive learned that the two were personal fitness trainers and police now fear there could be more... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Residents selling cars scammed with movie moneymoney is costing locals big bucks as the phony currency has yet again been used
Residents selling cars scammed with movie money
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 5 days ago
money is costing locals big bucks as the phony currency has yet again been used to scam them out of big ticket items. Gwinnett County police said that on two occasions on Aug. 14, locals selling their vehicles through a phone app called 5Miles... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Residents selling cars scammed with movie moneymoney is costing locals big bucks as the phony currency has yet again been used
Residents selling cars scammed with movie money
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 6 days ago
money is costing locals big bucks as the phony currency has yet again been used to scam them out of big ticket items. Gwinnett County police said that on two occasions on Aug. 14, locals selling their vehicles through a phone app called 5Miles... Read more
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ajc.com
Movie prop money used to buy cars in Gwinnett CountyThe rash of people passing movie prop money in Georgia has escalated into the c
Movie prop money used to buy cars in Gwinnett County
ajc.com / Posted 6 days ago
The rash of people passing movie prop money in Georgia has escalated into the car business. Gwinnett County police are investigating another scam involving the fake tender, this time centered on the purchase of two vehicles on the same day. Joseph... Read more
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WALB Albany
Scammers use movie picture money to purchase carsGwinnett County police are investigating a scam in which two people used movie
Scammers use movie picture money to purchase cars
WALB Albany / Posted 6 days ago
Gwinnett County police are investigating a scam in which two people used movie picture money to purchase cars. According to authorities, a man sold his 2001 Volkswagon Beetle using the app 5Miles. The buyer gave him thirteen $100 bills for the car.... Read more
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ajc.com
Gwinnett: Expect delays Thursday night on Ga. 20 near Sugar HillGwinnett County commuters, get ready for traffic delays on Ga. 20 near Sugar Hi
Gwinnett: Expect delays Thursday night on Ga. 20 near Sugar Hill
ajc.com / Posted 6 days ago
Gwinnett County commuters, get ready for traffic delays on Ga. 20 near Sugar Hill. On Thursday night beginning at 8 p.m. the county transportation department will shift lanes on the highway between Suwanee Dam Road and Peachtree Industrial... Read more
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ajc.com
Gwinnett library will relocate, close for 2 weeksStart making your plans now, Gwinnett County bookworms — one local library bran
Gwinnett library will relocate, close for 2 weeks
ajc.com / Posted 6 days ago
Start making your plans now, Gwinnett County bookworms — one local library branch will close for two weeks this fall to relocate to some fancy new digs. The Gwinnett County Public Library announced this week that its Lilburn branch, currently... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Man gets over 100 years in prison for teen sex chargesdetectives discovered another girl who was assaulted during 2009 and 2010. Pol
Man gets over 100 years in prison for teen sex charges
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 7 days ago
detectives discovered another girl who was assaulted during 2009 and 2010. Police say both victims were 14 years old when the assaults began. Hauser was arrested in Gwinnett County, Georgia, last year and extradited to Winston-Salem to face charg... Read more
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ajc.com
Gwinnett police charge 3 in fake money caseGwinnett County police say they have identified three people in connection with
Gwinnett police charge 3 in fake money case
ajc.com / Posted 7 days ago
Gwinnett County police say they have identified three people in connection with the use of movie prop money recently at a Wal-Mart in Buford. A man and two women, one of whom was the cashier who accepted the money, are at large, police spokeswoman... Read more
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ajc.com
NCR to open new research hub at Midtown headquartersTechnology Officer Eli Rosner, said in a news release. NCR announced plans ear
NCR to open new research hub at Midtown headquarters
ajc.com / Posted 7 days ago
Technology Officer Eli Rosner, said in a news release. NCR announced plans early last year to shift its headquarters from Gwinnett County to a new campus at Spring and Eighth streets near Technology Square where it would base about 3,600 workers.... Read more
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The News & Observer
Man gets over 100 years in prison for teen sex chargesdetectives discovered another girl who was assaulted during 2009 and 2010. Pol
Man gets over 100 years in prison for teen sex charges
The News & Observer / Posted 7 days ago
detectives discovered another girl who was assaulted during 2009 and 2010. Police say both victims were 14 years old when the assaults began. Hauser was arrested in Gwinnett County, Georgia, last year and extradited to Winston-Salem to face charg... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Man gets over 100 years in prison for teen sex chargesassaulted during 2009 and 2010. Police say both victims were 14 years old when
Man gets over 100 years in prison for teen sex charges
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 7 days ago
assaulted during 2009 and 2010. Police say both victims were 14 years old when the assaults began. Hauser was arrested in Gwinnett County, Georgia, last year and extradited to Winston-Salem to face charges. Copyright 2016 The Associated Press.... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Man gets over 100 years in prison for teen sex chargesassaulted during 2009 and 2010. Police say both victims were 14 years old when
Man gets over 100 years in prison for teen sex charges
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 7 days ago
assaulted during 2009 and 2010. Police say both victims were 14 years old when the assaults began. Hauser was arrested in Gwinnett County, Georgia, last year and extradited to Winston-Salem to face charges. Copyright 2016 The Associated Press.... Read more
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ajc.com
Disabled girl sexually abused by Gwinnett coupleaside from their working out all the time,” neighbor Brittany Conklin told Chan
Disabled girl sexually abused by Gwinnett couple
ajc.com / Posted 7 days ago
aside from their working out all the time,” neighbor Brittany Conklin told Channel 2. Brock and Goncalves remain in the Gwinnett County Detention Center without bond. Police did not specify the girl’s age and would not comment on the case... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Salem man accused of sexually assaulting 2 14-old girls sentencedassaults began, the release said. Warrants were obtained for Hauser’s arrest i
Salem man accused of sexually assaulting 2 14-old girls sentenced
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 7 days ago
assaults began, the release said. Warrants were obtained for Hauser’s arrest in May 2015. He was arrested in June 2015 in Gwinnett County, Georgia, and extradited to Winston-Salem to face charges. On Monday, Howard was sentenced to serve 152 to... Read more
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ajc.com
Georgia Gwinnett College seeks to rebrand nearby streetsstretch of road will be invited to participate in the discussion at the city co
Georgia Gwinnett College seeks to rebrand nearby streets
ajc.com / Posted 8 days ago
stretch of road will be invited to participate in the discussion at the city council meeting. Additional streets owned by Gwinnett County and/or the state would be renamed Scholarship Place, Creativity Hill, Service Walk, Leadership Lane and Four... Read more
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ajc.com
Homeless man arrested in connection with Gwinnett hotel robberywas wanted on charges of robbery by sudden snatching, was arrested around 3 a.m
Homeless man arrested in connection with Gwinnett hotel robbery
ajc.com / Posted 8 days ago
was wanted on charges of robbery by sudden snatching, was arrested around 3 a.m. at a parking lot on Holcomb Bridge Road, Gwinnett County police said. While doing an “area check” in the parking lot, the officer saw a white van with two people... Read more
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Forsyth County News
Weapons taken after truck smashes into Buford storeHighway, showed a full-size gray Dodge truck with a hard-shell camper top smash
Weapons taken after truck smashes into Buford store
Forsyth County News / Posted 8 days ago
Highway, showed a full-size gray Dodge truck with a hard-shell camper top smash through a wall and window, according to a Gwinnett County Police press release. The suspects then went into the store and took the weapons. The truck was seen leaving... Read more
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WALB Albany
Drivers dig deeper for convenient commutedeeper for convenient commute An increase in the Express Lane fee on I-85 thro
Drivers dig deeper for convenient commute
WALB Albany / Posted 8 days ago
deeper for convenient commute An increase in the Express Lane fee on I-85 through Gwinnett County takes effect Monday as tollway officials try to ease congestion in the popular lane. An increase in the... Read more
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ajc.com
Gridlock Guy: HOT Express Lane toll may break set new recordmarks the new increase in tolls set by the State Road and Tollway Authority for
Gridlock Guy: HOT Express Lane toll may break set new record
ajc.com / Posted 8 days ago
marks the new increase in tolls set by the State Road and Tollway Authority for the busiest stretches of I-85 in Gwinnett County. Why the increase? The Express Lanes are becoming too popular. SRTA is mandated to keep an average speed of... Read more
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WALB Albany
Burglars crash truck into gun range, several guns stolenGwinnett County Police are searching for thieves accused of crashing a truck in
Burglars crash truck into gun range, several guns stolen
WALB Albany / Posted 9 days ago
Gwinnett County Police are searching for thieves accused of crashing a truck into a gun range, stealing several weapons and fleeing the scene. The incident happened around 5:15 a.m. Saturday morning at Dead Center Indoor Gun Range on Buford Highway... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Burglars crash truck into gun range, several guns stolenGwinnett County Police are searching for thieves accused of crashing a truck in
Burglars crash truck into gun range, several guns stolen
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 9 days ago
Gwinnett County Police are searching for thieves accused of crashing a truck into a gun range, stealing several weapons and fleeing the scene. The incident happened around 5:15 a.m. Saturday morning at Dead Center Indoor Gun Range on Buford Highway... Read more
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ajc.com
Pickup truck drives through window, Gwinnett gun range robbedA Gwinnett County gun range closed for business after a break-in early Sunday m
Pickup truck drives through window, Gwinnett gun range robbed
ajc.com / Posted 9 days ago
A Gwinnett County gun range closed for business after a break-in early Sunday morning. Several rifles and pistols were taken, Gwinnett police spokesman Sgt. Rich Long said. The business alarm went off about 5:15 a.m. and dispatchers sent police to... Read more
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