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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Mice, garbage cans more common than donkeys, elephants on local lawnsusually flood the curb sides this time of year are sort of sparse right now. C
Mice, garbage cans more common than donkeys, elephants on local lawns
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 16 hours ago
usually flood the curb sides this time of year are sort of sparse right now. Chuck Nelson works with Democratic Party in Gwinnett County and said the only signs he can get are from the Democratic National Convention. "We've got lots of signs for... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Meeting, and remembering, the man who carved Stone Mountainand a female caregiver, The Man Who Carved Stone Mountain shuffles to a tan rec
Meeting, and remembering, the man who carved Stone Mountain
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 18 hours ago
and a female caregiver, The Man Who Carved Stone Mountain shuffles to a tan recliner in the living room of his daughter's Gwinnett County home. A proud man who had a stroke in the '80s and has pushed through several smaller ones since, Roy... Read more
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ajc.com
Gwinnett officers get added security amid cop and citizen tensionhome as much when they’re out patrolling the streets. State Farm partnered wit
Gwinnett officers get added security amid cop and citizen tension
ajc.com / Posted 19 hours ago
home as much when they’re out patrolling the streets. State Farm partnered with home security startup Canary to give 500 Gwinnett County officers devices Wednesday to help monitor their homes while they’re on the job. And it couldn’t have come... Read more
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WALB Albany
Gwinnett Police one of several departments seeing shortage of officerswith the state of race relations in the country and many are starting to see a
Gwinnett Police one of several departments seeing shortage of officers
WALB Albany / Posted yesterday
with the state of race relations in the country and many are starting to see a shortage of officers as a result. In Gwinnett County, more officers are leaving the force than joining and department officials say the current political state is... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Gwinnett Police one of several departments seeing shortage of officerswith the state of race relations in the country and many are starting to see a
Gwinnett Police one of several departments seeing shortage of officers
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted yesterday
with the state of race relations in the country and many are starting to see a shortage of officers as a result. In Gwinnett County, more officers are leaving the force than joining and department officials say the current political state is... Read more
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ajc.com
Gwinnett approves big development near Mall of GeorgiaGwinnett County commissioners Tuesday approved a densely packed mix of shops, o
Gwinnett approves big development near Mall of Georgia
ajc.com / Posted yesterday
Gwinnett County commissioners Tuesday approved a densely packed mix of shops, offices and apartments near the Mall of Georgia. The development on Woodward Crossing Boulevard would feature 162,000 square feet of retail space, including a grocery... Read more
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ajc.com
Gwinnett schools: Meet the 25 'Teacher of the Year' semifinalistsJust over two dozen educators remain in the running for Gwinnett County Public
Gwinnett schools: Meet the 25 'Teacher of the Year' semifinalists
ajc.com / Posted 2 days ago
Just over two dozen educators remain in the running for Gwinnett County Public Schools' 2016-17 Teacher of the Year. Earlier this month, the school system announced the candidates from each of its 135 participating schools. That list has now been... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
From cheerleader to addict: Heroin lifestyle killed mother of 4, family saysno matter where you live, that lifestyle is not far away. “If you think that b
From cheerleader to addict: Heroin lifestyle killed mother of 4, family says
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 2 days ago
no matter where you live, that lifestyle is not far away. “If you think that because you live out in the suburbs or in Gwinnett County or Cobb County, regardless, you’re close to where heroin's being sold and used,” he said. He says Oller’s... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Victim speaks following violent home invasionGWINNETT COUNTY, Ga. - One of the victims in a violent home invasion earlier th
Victim speaks following violent home invasion
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 2 days ago
GWINNETT COUNTY, Ga. - One of the victims in a violent home invasion earlier this month is speaking out about his ordeal and his boss' actions that killed one of the intruders. Ruben Mejia told Channel 2 Action News Gwinnett Bureau Chief Tony Thomas... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Teen in serious condition following accidental shooting to the headNORCROSS, Ga. - Gwinnett County police say a 14-year-old boy is in serious cond
Teen in serious condition following accidental shooting to the head
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 2 days ago
NORCROSS, Ga. - Gwinnett County police say a 14-year-old boy is in serious condition after an accidental shooting. It happened around 6 p.m. Monday on Wingfoot Way in Norcross. Investigators said Fredis Rodriguez accidentally shot himself in the... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
From cheerleader to addict: The heroin lifestyle that killed a mother of fourno matter where you live, that lifestyle is not far away. “If you think that b
From cheerleader to addict: The heroin lifestyle that killed a mother of four
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 2 days ago
no matter where you live, that lifestyle is not far away. “If you think that because you live out in the suburbs or in Gwinnett County or Cobb County, regardless, you’re close to where heroin's being sold and used,” he said. He says Oller’s... Read more
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11 News Houston
Ga. teen critical after accidentally shooting self in headGWINNETT, COUNTY, GA - According to officials with Gwinnett County Police, a 14
Ga. teen critical after accidentally shooting self in head
11 News Houston / Posted 2 days ago
GWINNETT, COUNTY, GA - According to officials with Gwinnett County Police, a 14-year-old male is in critical condition after he accidentally shot himself in the head. The incident happened at 6 p.m. on Wingfoot Way in Norcross, according to... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
From cheerleader to addict: Heroin lifestyle killed mother of 4no matter where you live, that lifestyle is not far away. “If you think that b
From cheerleader to addict: Heroin lifestyle killed mother of 4
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 2 days ago
no matter where you live, that lifestyle is not far away. “If you think that because you live out in the suburbs or in Gwinnett County or Cobb County, regardless, you’re close to where heroin's being sold and used,” he said. He says Oller’s... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
From cheerleader to addict: Heroin lifestyle killed mother of 4no matter where you live, that lifestyle is not far away. “If you think that b
From cheerleader to addict: Heroin lifestyle killed mother of 4
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 2 days ago
no matter where you live, that lifestyle is not far away. “If you think that because you live out in the suburbs or in Gwinnett County or Cobb County, regardless, you’re close to where heroin's being sold and used,” he said. He says Oller’s... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Teen critical after accidentally shooting self in headGWINNETT, COUNTY, GA - According to officials with Gwinnett County Police, a 14
Teen critical after accidentally shooting self in head
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 2 days ago
GWINNETT, COUNTY, GA - According to officials with Gwinnett County Police, a 14-year-old male is in critical condition after he accidentally shot himself in the head. The incident happened at 6 p.m. on Wingfoot Way in Norcross. Officials said the... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
From cheerleader to addict: Heroin lifestyle killed mother of 4no matter where you live, that lifestyle is not far away. “If you think that b
From cheerleader to addict: Heroin lifestyle killed mother of 4
Dayton Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
no matter where you live, that lifestyle is not far away. “If you think that because you live out in the suburbs or in Gwinnett County or Cobb County, regardless, you’re close to where heroin's being sold and used,” he said. He says Oller’s... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
From cheerleader to addict: Heroin lifestyle killed mother of 4no matter where you live, that lifestyle is not far away. “If you think that b
From cheerleader to addict: Heroin lifestyle killed mother of 4
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 2 days ago
no matter where you live, that lifestyle is not far away. “If you think that because you live out in the suburbs or in Gwinnett County or Cobb County, regardless, you’re close to where heroin's being sold and used,” he said. He says Oller’s... Read more
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WALB Albany
14-old accidentally shoots self in head in Gwinnett CountyBREAKINGPolice: 14-year-old accidentally shoots self in head in Gwinnett County
14-old accidentally shoots self in head in Gwinnett County
WALB Albany / Posted 2 days ago
BREAKINGPolice: 14-year-old accidentally shoots self in head in Gwinnett CountyPolice: 14-year-old accidentally shoots self in head in Gwinnett County Police say a 14-year-old accidentally shot himself in the head in Gwinnett County on... Read more
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ajc.com
Boy finds guns, shoots self in headA Gwinnett County teenager accidentally shot himself in the head Monday afterno
Boy finds guns, shoots self in head
ajc.com / Posted 2 days ago
A Gwinnett County teenager accidentally shot himself in the head Monday afternoon, police said. The shooting happened in the 1400 block of Wingfoot Way in Norcross, Gwinnett police spokesman Cpl. Deon Washington said. The 14-year-old boy is in... Read more
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ajc.com
Gwinnett Braves offered public's ideas for new team nameare offering suggestions. Like the Gwinnett Grasshoppers. The Fireflies. The Gr
Gwinnett Braves offered public's ideas for new team name
ajc.com / Posted 3 days ago
are offering suggestions. Like the Gwinnett Grasshoppers. The Fireflies. The Groundhogs. We want to get it right because Gwinnett County spent $64 million building a stadium for the Triple-A team. So far, the team has been starved for paying... Read more
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Daily Star
Gun-toting homeowner kills armed robber during dramatic shoot-out caught on CCTVwas pronounced dead at the scene after being struck by gunfire in the driveway
Gun-toting homeowner kills armed robber during dramatic shoot-out caught on CCTV
Daily Star / Posted 3 days ago
was pronounced dead at the scene after being struck by gunfire in the driveway of the house. Cpl. Deon Washington with the Gwinnett County Police Department said the homeowner acted appropriately. Drunk man terribly attempts to fight... Read more
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WALB Albany
Young girl drowns in backyard poolin backyard pool A 5 year-old girl is dead after drowning in the swimming pool
Young girl drowns in backyard pool
WALB Albany / Posted 4 days ago
in backyard pool A 5 year-old girl is dead after drowning in the swimming pool of a Gwinnett County home Saturday evening. A 5 year-old girl is dead after drowning in the swimming pool of a Gwinnett County... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Young girl drowns in backyard poolin backyard pool A 5 year-old girl is dead after drowning in the swimming pool
Young girl drowns in backyard pool
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 4 days ago
in backyard pool A 5 year-old girl is dead after drowning in the swimming pool of a Gwinnett County home Saturday evening. A 5 year-old girl is dead after drowning in the swimming pool of a Gwinnett County... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Armed intruders kick in the door. What they found was a woman opening firegunfire with them, then fatally shooting a third suspect in self-defense, polic
Armed intruders kick in the door. What they found was a woman opening fire
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 4 days ago
gunfire with them, then fatally shooting a third suspect in self-defense, police said. Surveillance video released by the Gwinnett County Police Department shows the incident unfold in the early morning hours Sept. 16 when authorities said at... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Heightened parking security at BNA after catalytic converter theftsGA woman shoots at 3 armed home burglars, kills 1VIDEO: GA woman shoots at 3 ar
Heightened parking security at BNA after catalytic converter thefts
WSMV Nashville / Posted 4 days ago
GA woman shoots at 3 armed home burglars, kills 1VIDEO: GA woman shoots at 3 armed home burglars, kills 1 (Source: Gwinnett County, GA Police) Newly-released surveillance video shows a Georgia resident firing back on three armed home... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Deadly shootout caught on camera during home invasionPEACHTREE CORNERS, Ga. -- Gwinnett County police are now releasing video from a
Deadly shootout caught on camera during home invasion
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 4 days ago
PEACHTREE CORNERS, Ga. -- Gwinnett County police are now releasing video from a home invasion in Peachtree Corners that left one suspect dead and two more on the run. The video shows the shooting as it unfolds and also shows that all three suspects... Read more
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Island Packet
Armed intruders kicked in the door. Then Georgia woman opened fire.gunfire with them, then fatally shooting a third suspect in self-defense, polic
Armed intruders kicked in the door. Then Georgia woman opened fire.
Island Packet / Posted 4 days ago
gunfire with them, then fatally shooting a third suspect in self-defense, police said. Surveillance video released by the Gwinnett County Police Department shows the incident unfold in the early morning hours Sept. 16 when authorities said at... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Guns blazing: Woman opens fire after armed intruders kick in doorgunfire with them, then fatally shooting a third suspect in self-defense, polic
Guns blazing: Woman opens fire after armed intruders kick in door
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 5 days ago
gunfire with them, then fatally shooting a third suspect in self-defense, police said. Surveillance video released by the Gwinnett County Police Department shows the incident unfold in the early morning hours Sept. 16 when authorities said at... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Could Victoryland be shut down again?GA woman shoots at 3 armed home burglars, kills 1VIDEO: GA woman shoots at 3 ar
Could Victoryland be shut down again?
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 5 days ago
GA woman shoots at 3 armed home burglars, kills 1VIDEO: GA woman shoots at 3 armed home burglars, kills 1 (Source: Gwinnett County, GA Police) Newly-released surveillance video shows a Georgia resident firing back on three armed home... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Gang members arrested in connection with a homicide in WilmingtonGA woman shoots at 3 armed home burglars, kills 1VIDEO: GA woman shoots at 3 ar
Gang members arrested in connection with a homicide in Wilmington
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 5 days ago
GA woman shoots at 3 armed home burglars, kills 1VIDEO: GA woman shoots at 3 armed home burglars, kills 1 (Source: Gwinnett County, GA Police) Newly-released surveillance video shows a Georgia resident firing back on three armed home... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Car crashes into home and catches fire killing father and sonGA woman shoots at 3 armed home burglars, kills 1VIDEO: GA woman shoots at 3 ar
Car crashes into home and catches fire killing father and son
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 5 days ago
GA woman shoots at 3 armed home burglars, kills 1VIDEO: GA woman shoots at 3 armed home burglars, kills 1 (Source: Gwinnett County, GA Police) Newly-released surveillance video shows a Georgia resident firing back on three armed home... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Deadly shootout caught on camera during home invasionPEACHTREE CORNERS, Ga. -- Gwinnett County police are now releasing video from a
Deadly shootout caught on camera during home invasion
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 5 days ago
PEACHTREE CORNERS, Ga. -- Gwinnett County police are now releasing video from a home invasion in Peachtree Corners that left one suspect dead and two more on the run. The video shows the shooting as it unfolds and also shows that all three suspects... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Vehicle flips over curb, crashes into home at Waco Ave. & Marsha SharpGA woman shoots at 3 armed home burglars, kills 1VIDEO: GA woman shoots at 3 ar
Vehicle flips over curb, crashes into home at Waco Ave. & Marsha Sharp
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 5 days ago
GA woman shoots at 3 armed home burglars, kills 1VIDEO: GA woman shoots at 3 armed home burglars, kills 1 (Source: Gwinnett County, GA Police) Newly-released surveillance video shows a Georgia resident firing back on three armed home... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
VIDEO: GA woman shoots at 3 armed home burglars, kills 1GA woman shoots at 3 armed home burglars, kills 1 (Source: Gwinnett County, GA
VIDEO: GA woman shoots at 3 armed home burglars, kills 1
WSMV Nashville / Posted 5 days ago
GA woman shoots at 3 armed home burglars, kills 1 (Source: Gwinnett County, GA Police) Newly-released surveillance video shows a Georgia resident firing back on three armed home... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Statement from Gov. Jay Inslee regarding tonight's shooting in BurlingtonThis video may be disturbing)Woman Fires back at armed home intruders (WARNING:
Statement from Gov. Jay Inslee regarding tonight's shooting in Burlington
KHQ Spokane / Posted 5 days ago
This video may be disturbing)Woman Fires back at armed home intruders (WARNING: This video may be disturbing) KHQ.COM - Gwinnett County Police in Georgia have released video clips from home surveillance that captured a home invasion and shooting... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
three dead in mall shooting north of Seattle, one in critical conditionThis video may be disturbing)Woman Fires back at armed home intruders (WARNING:
three dead in mall shooting north of Seattle, one in critical condition
KHQ Spokane / Posted 5 days ago
This video may be disturbing)Woman Fires back at armed home intruders (WARNING: This video may be disturbing) KHQ.COM - Gwinnett County Police in Georgia have released video clips from home surveillance that captured a home invasion and shooting... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Vehicle flips over curb at Waco Ave. & Marsha SharpGA woman shoots at 3 armed home burglars, kills 1VIDEO: GA woman shoots at 3 ar
Vehicle flips over curb at Waco Ave. & Marsha Sharp
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 5 days ago
GA woman shoots at 3 armed home burglars, kills 1VIDEO: GA woman shoots at 3 armed home burglars, kills 1 (Source: Gwinnett County, GA Police) Newly-released surveillance video shows a Georgia resident firing back on three armed home... Read more
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ajc.com
At Issue: Should all development projects get tax abatements?is that aid a small price to pay to keep good-paying jobs? Send comments to com
At Issue: Should all development projects get tax abatements?
ajc.com / Posted 5 days ago
is that aid a small price to pay to keep good-paying jobs? Send comments to communitynews@ajc.com LAST WEEK: WHAT SHOULD GWINNETT COUNTY DO TO RETAIN POLICE OFFICERS? Gwinnett County has hired 65 police officers this year, but lost 75 to other... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
BREAKING: four dead in mall shooting north of SeattleThis video may be disturbing)Woman Fires back at armed home intruders (WARNING:
BREAKING: four dead in mall shooting north of Seattle
KHQ Spokane / Posted 5 days ago
This video may be disturbing)Woman Fires back at armed home intruders (WARNING: This video may be disturbing) KHQ.COM - Gwinnett County Police in Georgia have released video clips from home surveillance that captured a home invasion and shooting... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Scraps looks into reports of two tortured kittensThis video may be disturbing)Woman Fires back at armed home intruders (WARNING:
Scraps looks into reports of two tortured kittens
KHQ Spokane / Posted 5 days ago
This video may be disturbing)Woman Fires back at armed home intruders (WARNING: This video may be disturbing) KHQ.COM - Gwinnett County Police in Georgia have released video clips from home surveillance that captured a home invasion and shooting... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Driver flees after knocking over power poleThis video may be disturbing)Woman Fires back at armed home intruders (WARNING:
Driver flees after knocking over power pole
KHQ Spokane / Posted 5 days ago
This video may be disturbing)Woman Fires back at armed home intruders (WARNING: This video may be disturbing) KHQ.COM - Gwinnett County Police in Georgia have released video clips from home surveillance that captured a home invasion and shooting... Read more
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News.com.au
Woman shoots dead armed intruderhave released the footage to appeal for help to identify the other two suspects
Woman shoots dead armed intruder
News.com.au / Posted 5 days ago
have released the footage to appeal for help to identify the other two suspects. Colonel Deon Washington with the Gwinnett County Police Department said the homeowner acted appropriately. “She exercised her right to defend her livelihood... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Woman shoots, kills home invasion suspectThe shooting happened shortly before 4 a.m. at the home on the 3500 block of Sp
Woman shoots, kills home invasion suspect
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 5 days ago
The shooting happened shortly before 4 a.m. at the home on the 3500 block of Spring Drive NW in unincorporated Gwinnett County. "Just bam bam bam bam and that was it," neighbor Paul Raper described hearing the shots. Gwinnett County Police Corporal... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Spokane Valley councilman fights for 'Second Amendment Sanctuary City'This video may be disturbing)Woman Fires back at armed home intruders (WARNING:
Spokane Valley councilman fights for 'Second Amendment Sanctuary City'
KHQ Spokane / Posted 5 days ago
This video may be disturbing)Woman Fires back at armed home intruders (WARNING: This video may be disturbing) KHQ.COM - Gwinnett County Police in Georgia have released video clips from home surveillance that captured a home invasion and shooting... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Suspect identified in Madison bank robberyGA woman shoots at 3 armed home burglars, kills 1VIDEO: GA woman shoots at 3 ar
Suspect identified in Madison bank robbery
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 5 days ago
GA woman shoots at 3 armed home burglars, kills 1VIDEO: GA woman shoots at 3 armed home burglars, kills 1 (Source: Gwinnett County, GA Police) Newly-released surveillance video shows a Georgia resident firing back on three armed home... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Woman shoots, kills home invasion suspectThe shooting happened shortly before 4 a.m. at the home on the 3500 block of Sp
Woman shoots, kills home invasion suspect
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 5 days ago
The shooting happened shortly before 4 a.m. at the home on the 3500 block of Spring Drive NW in unincorporated Gwinnett County. "Just bam bam bam bam and that was it," neighbor Paul Raper described hearing the shots. Gwinnett County Police Corporal... Read more
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14 WFIE Evansville
Video shows moments leading up to fatal police shooting in CharlotteGA woman shoots at 3 armed home burglars, kills 1VIDEO: GA woman shoots at 3 ar
Video shows moments leading up to fatal police shooting in Charlotte
14 WFIE Evansville / Posted 5 days ago
GA woman shoots at 3 armed home burglars, kills 1VIDEO: GA woman shoots at 3 armed home burglars, kills 1 (Source: Gwinnett County, GA Police) Newly-released surveillance video shows a Georgia resident firing back on three armed home... Read more
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14 WFIE Evansville
EPD looking for vandals at local apartment complexGA woman shoots at 3 armed home burglars, kills 1VIDEO: GA woman shoots at 3 ar
EPD looking for vandals at local apartment complex
14 WFIE Evansville / Posted 5 days ago
GA woman shoots at 3 armed home burglars, kills 1VIDEO: GA woman shoots at 3 armed home burglars, kills 1 (Source: Gwinnett County, GA Police) Newly-released surveillance video shows a Georgia resident firing back on three armed home... Read more
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14 WFIE Evansville
Warrick Co. Commissioners agree to work with school board to complete pathways project.GA woman shoots at 3 armed home burglars, kills 1VIDEO: GA woman shoots at 3 ar
Warrick Co. Commissioners agree to work with school board to complete pathways project.
14 WFIE Evansville / Posted 5 days ago
GA woman shoots at 3 armed home burglars, kills 1VIDEO: GA woman shoots at 3 armed home burglars, kills 1 (Source: Gwinnett County, GA Police) Newly-released surveillance video shows a Georgia resident firing back on three armed home... Read more
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14 WFIE Evansville
Kentucky clown sightings prompt warning from policeGA woman shoots at 3 armed home burglars, kills 1VIDEO: GA woman shoots at 3 ar
Kentucky clown sightings prompt warning from police
14 WFIE Evansville / Posted 5 days ago
GA woman shoots at 3 armed home burglars, kills 1VIDEO: GA woman shoots at 3 armed home burglars, kills 1 (Source: Gwinnett County, GA Police) Newly-released surveillance video shows a Georgia resident firing back on three armed home... Read more
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