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ajc.com
Man at large, infant safe after SWAT standoffby barricading himself inside his residence with an infant remained at large Sa
Man at large, infant safe after SWAT standoff
ajc.com / Posted yesterday
by barricading himself inside his residence with an infant remained at large Saturday, police said. The child is safe, Gwinnett County police spokesman Cpl. Collin Flynn said. According to Flynn, officers responded to the 200 block of Jarrod... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Suspect in Norcross Good Samaritan shooting arrested in Ohiopolice said fired the shoot, DeShawn Poole, was arrested in Ohio on July 12 on
Suspect in Norcross Good Samaritan shooting arrested in Ohio
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 2 days ago
police said fired the shoot, DeShawn Poole, was arrested in Ohio on July 12 on an unrelated assault charge, according to Gwinnett County Police. Poole allegedly gave a false name after his arrest. Poole will be brought back to Georgia to face... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Sky-oriented police gather in Georgia for annual conferenceTrade and Convention Center. Several agencies have helicopters on hand, includ
Sky-oriented police gather in Georgia for annual conference
The Record Searchlight / Posted 2 days ago
Trade and Convention Center. Several agencies have helicopters on hand, including the Georgia State Patrol and Gwinnett County police. Also featured are drones and chopper flight simulators. Los Angeles police Sgt. Steve Roussell,... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Airborne Law Enforcement Association gathers in Savannah55 hours of education available for law enforcement personnel. On hand are heli
Airborne Law Enforcement Association gathers in Savannah
Savannah Morning News / Posted 3 days ago
55 hours of education available for law enforcement personnel. On hand are helicopters from the Georgia State Patrol and Gwinnett County Police Department, among other agencies. Also featured are flight simulators for other helicopters, gear and... Read more
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ajc.com
Family says slain teen shielded othersBranch was among about 100 teens at a house party in the 2900 block of Aviator
Family says slain teen shielded others
ajc.com / Posted 3 days ago
Branch was among about 100 teens at a house party in the 2900 block of Aviator Circle when he was shot early Saturday, Gwinnett County police said. There were multiple shooters, but witnesses had left by the time officers arrived, police... Read more
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Forsyth County News
SWAT responding to south Forsyth man who barricaded himself in homeCounty SWAT team, is responding to a residence in south Forsyth after a man who
SWAT responding to south Forsyth man who barricaded himself in home
Forsyth County News / Posted 4 days ago
County SWAT team, is responding to a residence in south Forsyth after a man who may be armed barricaded himself in a home. Gwinnett County police reportedly were attempting to serve a warrant on the man at the home on Hartsfield Place, which is in... Read more
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Barrow Journal
Braselton officer attends Dallas memorialthat attended a memorial service in Dallas last week. Tiller joined with other
Braselton officer attends Dallas memorial
Barrow Journal / Posted 4 days ago
that attended a memorial service in Dallas last week. Tiller joined with other law enforcement personnel from the Gwinnett County Police Department, Gwinnett County Sheriff’s Department, Lilburn Police Department, Duluth Police Department,... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Gwinnett Co. Police investigating possible shots fired at officerLAWRENCEVILLE, GA. - Gwinnett County Police are investigating after an officer
Gwinnett Co. Police investigating possible shots fired at officer
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 4 days ago
LAWRENCEVILLE, GA. - Gwinnett County Police are investigating after an officer believes three shots were fired at him while he was sitting in his patrol car. On July 18, the officer was parked on the side of Hwy. 316 under the Sugarloaf Bridge. He... Read more
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ajc.com
Man dies after crashing stolen cartold her that someone had stolen her car. While police were speaking with the
Man dies after crashing stolen car
ajc.com / Posted 4 days ago
told her that someone had stolen her car. While police were speaking with the car’s owner, dispatch told the officer that Gwinnett County police were with the stolen vehicle, which had crashed at Ronald Reagan Parkway and Five Forks Tricku... Read more
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WALB Albany
Woman says neighbor's dogs have her feeling like prisoner in her homereporter began asking questions. He suggested he would speak with animal contro
Woman says neighbor's dogs have her feeling like prisoner in her home
WALB Albany / Posted 5 days ago
reporter began asking questions. He suggested he would speak with animal control officers. Damon called animal control and Gwinnett County police confirm an address on her block was issued a citation for violating the county's noise... Read more
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WALB Albany
In wake of deadly shootings, APD makes changes to protect officersare considering any and all best practices to keep our officers safe. We don't
In wake of deadly shootings, APD makes changes to protect officers
WALB Albany / Posted 5 days ago
are considering any and all best practices to keep our officers safe. We don't want to commit to anything specific. Gwinnett County Police Department We are operating with our normal procedures and protocols at this time. Cobb County... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
In wake of deadly shootings, APD makes changes to protect officersare considering any and all best practices to keep our officers safe. We don't
In wake of deadly shootings, APD makes changes to protect officers
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 5 days ago
are considering any and all best practices to keep our officers safe. We don't want to commit to anything specific. Gwinnett County Police Department We are operating with our normal procedures and protocols at this time. Cobb County... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Police look for witnesses in teen's murder at house partyGwinnett County police are asking parents and teens to come forward with inform
Police look for witnesses in teen's murder at house party
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 6 days ago
Gwinnett County police are asking parents and teens to come forward with information in the murder of a Lithonia teen who was killed when gunfire erupted during a house party. Jahlah Branch, 17, was shot and killed early Saturday morning inside a... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Police identify teenager fatally shot at house partyGa. (AP) — Police have identified the teenager who was fatally shot while atten
Police identify teenager fatally shot at house party
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 7 days ago
Ga. (AP) — Police have identified the teenager who was fatally shot while attending a house party in suburban Atlanta. Gwinnett County police spokesman Cpl. Deon Washington said Sunday that 17-year-old Jahlah Branch of Lithonia was found with a... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Teenager fatally shot at suburban Atlanta house partySNELLVILLE, Ga. (AP) — Police say a teenager was fatally shot while attending a
Teenager fatally shot at suburban Atlanta house party
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 8 days ago
SNELLVILLE, Ga. (AP) — Police say a teenager was fatally shot while attending a house party in suburban Atlanta. Gwinnett County police spokesman Cpl. Deon Washington says officers responded to the house and found the male victim dead with a gunshot... Read more
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ajc.com
Teen shot, killed at Gwinnett house partyA teen was shot and killed early Saturday while attending a house party in Snel
Teen shot, killed at Gwinnett house party
ajc.com / Posted 8 days ago
A teen was shot and killed early Saturday while attending a house party in Snellville, Gwinnett County police said. About 12:30 a.m., officers responded to a house in the 2900 block of Aviator Circle after they received a report of shots being... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Teen dead in Gwinnett after possible shootingthe scene. As of this writing, the department has not elaborated on whether or
Teen dead in Gwinnett after possible shooting
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 9 days ago
the scene. As of this writing, the department has not elaborated on whether or not there were other injuries at the time. Gwinnett County police are now investigating this as a homicide. Check back throughout the morning and watch 11Alive for... Read more
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ajc.com
Driver charged in death of Gwinnett pedestrianSnellville woman has been charged with vehicular homicide and other offenses in
Driver charged in death of Gwinnett pedestrian
ajc.com / Posted 10 days ago
Snellville woman has been charged with vehicular homicide and other offenses in connection with the death of a pedestrian, Gwinnett County police said Thursday. Tiffany Hayes, 31, traveled over the double yellow line, traveled up the curb and and... Read more
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ajc.com
Retired cop plans law enforcement prayer vigil in GwinnettA retired Gwinnett County police officer is putting together a law enforcement
Retired cop plans law enforcement prayer vigil in Gwinnett
ajc.com / Posted 11 days ago
A retired Gwinnett County police officer is putting together a law enforcement prayer vigil for Friday evening. According to a news release from the Gwinnett County Police Department: "Retired Gwinnett County Police Major Jonathan 'Keybo' Taylor is... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Community, Gwinnett police discuss officer-involved shootings issueinvestment in our community. We want to show the public that we are human just
Community, Gwinnett police discuss officer-involved shootings issue
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 12 days ago
investment in our community. We want to show the public that we are human just like they are,” Maj. Curtis Clemons of the Gwinnett County Police Department told Thomas. As for Bankhead's questions, he said, “The answers I was given was, ‘It was... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Local officers see signs of support following volatile weeksay they need to hear it. “It re-energizes our battery. This job can take a to
Local officers see signs of support following volatile week
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 13 days ago
say they need to hear it. “It re-energizes our battery. This job can take a toll on you,” Cpl. Deion Washington with the Gwinnett County Police Department said. The community in Gwinnett County has expressed gratitude on precinct front doors, in... Read more
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ajc.com
Theme across Atlanta churches: It’s time for healing racial...his soul. “We have to take time out from hate, anger and violence and pray for
Theme across Atlanta churches: It’s time for healing racial...
ajc.com / Posted 14 days ago
his soul. “We have to take time out from hate, anger and violence and pray for our brothers and sisters,” said the former Gwinnett County police officer and Marine, who received two Purple Hearts in Vietnam. Pastor Don Rackley wishes a member of... Read more
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WALB Albany
Police investigate illegal church collections in Norcrosscam video released of police chase on I-85Dash cam video released of police cha
Police investigate illegal church collections in Norcross
WALB Albany / Posted 17 days ago
cam video released of police chase on I-85Dash cam video released of police chase on I-85 Photo source: Gwinnett County Police Dash cam video has been released of a chase involving a dangerous driver and police cruisers on... Read more
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WALB Albany
Dash cam video released of police chase on I-85 Photo source: Gwinnett County Police Dash cam video has been released of a c
Dash cam video released of police chase on I-85
WALB Albany / Posted 17 days ago
Photo source: Gwinnett County Police Dash cam video has been released of a chase involving a dangerous driver and police cruisers on I-85. Dash cam... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Dash cam video released of police chase on I-85 Photo source: Gwinnett County Police Dash cam video has been released of a c
Dash cam video released of police chase on I-85
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 17 days ago
Photo source: Gwinnett County Police Dash cam video has been released of a chase involving a dangerous driver and police cruisers on I-85. Dash cam... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Camera catches burglars in actionLAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. -- Gwinnett County Police are hoping surveillance pictures f
Camera catches burglars in action
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 18 days ago
LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. -- Gwinnett County Police are hoping surveillance pictures from a home burglary will help them track down three suspects. On June 22nd, officers were called to a home on Ledgewood Mill Way in Lawrenceville. The homeowner... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Snellville woman passes away after being hit by car while walking dogfamily to move her off of life support. She's going to be moved to hospice." O
Snellville woman passes away after being hit by car while walking dog
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 18 days ago
family to move her off of life support. She's going to be moved to hospice." On Tuesday, Stovall passed away, according to Gwinnett County police. Stovall's dog, Allie, was also struck by the vehicle and ran away. She was missing for several days,... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Camera catches burglars in actionLAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. -- Gwinnett County Police are hoping surveillance pictures f
Camera catches burglars in action
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 18 days ago
LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. -- Gwinnett County Police are hoping surveillance pictures from a home burglary will help them track down three suspects. On June 22nd, officers were called to a home on Ledgewood Mill Way in Lawrenceville. The homeowner... Read more
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ajc.com
Cameras capture Gwinnett home invasioncameras inside a residence on Ledgewood Mill Way near Lawrenceville captured a
Cameras capture Gwinnett home invasion
ajc.com / Posted 18 days ago
cameras inside a residence on Ledgewood Mill Way near Lawrenceville captured a June 22, 2016, home invasion. (Credit: Gwinnett County Police Department) Once inside, the people began crawling on the family room floor, Pihera said. They... Read more
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FOX Carolina
ME: Deaths of mother, daughters in fire accidental; Mother severely intoxicatednot secretly fireworks. 2 killed in accident on I-85 in Gwinnett County2 kille
ME: Deaths of mother, daughters in fire accidental; Mother severely intoxicated
FOX Carolina / Posted 18 days ago
not secretly fireworks. 2 killed in accident on I-85 in Gwinnett County2 killed in accident on I-85 in Gwinnett County Gwinnett County police say two people were killed in an accident Thursday afternoon on I-85 northbound, just south of Route... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
ME: Deaths of mother, daughters in fire accidental; Mother severely intoxicatednot secretly fireworks. 2 killed in accident on I-85 in Gwinnett County2 kille
ME: Deaths of mother, daughters in fire accidental; Mother severely intoxicated
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 18 days ago
not secretly fireworks. 2 killed in accident on I-85 in Gwinnett County2 killed in accident on I-85 in Gwinnett County Gwinnett County police say two people were killed in an accident Thursday afternoon on I-85 northbound, just south of Route... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
ME: Deaths of mother, daughters in fire accidental; Mother severely intoxicatednot secretly fireworks. 2 killed in accident on I-85 in Gwinnett County2 kille
ME: Deaths of mother, daughters in fire accidental; Mother severely intoxicated
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 18 days ago
not secretly fireworks. 2 killed in accident on I-85 in Gwinnett County2 killed in accident on I-85 in Gwinnett County Gwinnett County police say two people were killed in an accident Thursday afternoon on I-85 northbound, just south of Route... Read more
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WALB Albany
2 killed in accident on I-85 in Gwinnett CountyGwinnett County police say two people were killed in an accident Thursday after
2 killed in accident on I-85 in Gwinnett County
WALB Albany / Posted 24 days ago
Gwinnett County police say two people were killed in an accident Thursday afternoon on I-85 northbound, just south of Route 316. According to the Georgia Department of Transportation, all lanes on the interstate were initially blocked around 2:30... Read more
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ajc.com
2 killed in crash on I-85N in Gwinnettsaid. Only the HOT lane is open, the DOT said. The Georgia State Patrol is inv
2 killed in crash on I-85N in Gwinnett
ajc.com / Posted 24 days ago
said. Only the HOT lane is open, the DOT said. The Georgia State Patrol is investigating the crash, according to Gwinnett County police. The estimated clearance time is as late as 6 p.m., the DOT... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Buford man's death wasn't a suicide; wife charged— A woman has been charged in connection with her husband's death, which was in
Buford man's death wasn't a suicide; wife charged
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 25 days ago
— A woman has been charged in connection with her husband's death, which was initially reported as a suicide last year. Gwinnett County police Cpl. Michele Pihera said in a news release Wednesday that 35-year-old Liubov Volkova has been indicted... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Teen charged in online threat of Mall of Georgiaboy has been charged in connection with a threat made in an online gaming chat
Teen charged in online threat of Mall of Georgia
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 25 days ago
boy has been charged in connection with a threat made in an online gaming chat room to shoot up the Mall of Georgia. Gwinnett County police spokeswoman Cpl. Michele Pihera tells local news media Wednesday that the boy is charged with... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Teen arrested for chat room threats to Mall of Georgiahe gave a specific date and time for the shooting while posting in the game cha
Teen arrested for chat room threats to Mall of Georgia
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 25 days ago
he gave a specific date and time for the shooting while posting in the game chat. Despite the threats, officials with the Gwinnett County Police Department said they did not believe the mall was in any immediate danger. One day later, police made... Read more
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ajc.com
Teen charged in Mall of Georgia threatA 16-year-old boy has been charged in connection with an online threat involvin
Teen charged in Mall of Georgia threat
ajc.com / Posted 25 days ago
A 16-year-old boy has been charged in connection with an online threat involving the Mall of Georgia, Gwinnett County police said Wednesday. The boy is a Gwinnett resident, police spokeswoman Cpl. Michele Pihera said. His name and other identifying... Read more
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Forsyth County News
Wife charged in 2015 suicide now considered homicidecharged with murder in the death of her husband, Jordan Whitson, 38. She was bo
Wife charged in 2015 suicide now considered homicide
Forsyth County News / Posted 25 days ago
charged with murder in the death of her husband, Jordan Whitson, 38. She was booked Friday in to the Gwinnett County Jail. Gwinnett County Police responded around 1:30 a.m. Nov. 1, 2015, to the 2500 block of Hampton Park Drive in Buford, where... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Murder, not sucide. Wife arrestedlearned during this investigation will not be released at this time, however th
Murder, not sucide. Wife arrested
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 25 days ago
learned during this investigation will not be released at this time, however the detective does not believe the gunshot was self-inflicted," a spokesperson for the Gwinnett County Police Department told 11Alive News in a statement. (© 20... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Mall of Georgia not in any immediate dangerBUFORD, Ga. (AP) — Gwinnett County police were investigating a threat made in a
Mall of Georgia not in any immediate danger
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 26 days ago
BUFORD, Ga. (AP) — Gwinnett County police were investigating a threat made in an online gaming chat room to shoot up the Mall of Georgia but have since said the mall is not in any danger. Police say in a news release the threat was made Tuesday... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Shooting threat forces investigation at Mall of GeorgiaBUFORD, Ga. -- Gwinnett County Police believe they have identified the person w
Shooting threat forces investigation at Mall of Georgia
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 26 days ago
BUFORD, Ga. -- Gwinnett County Police believe they have identified the person who threatened to shoot up the Mall of Georgia in an online gaming chat room. Watch live updates from police now. According to police, the threat specifically stated that... Read more
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ajc.com
Police ID person who made threat involving Mall of GeorgiaGwinnett County police said Tuesday that they have identified the person who ma
Police ID person who made threat involving Mall of Georgia
ajc.com / Posted 26 days ago
Gwinnett County police said Tuesday that they have identified the person who made an online threat involving the Mall of Georgia. Also, police spokesman Cpl. Michele Pihera said that “we do not believe the mall is in any immediate danger.” Earlier... Read more
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WALB Albany
Shooting threat against Mall of GA leads to increased police presenceGwinnett County Police said online threats against the Mall of Georgia prompted
Shooting threat against Mall of GA leads to increased police presence
WALB Albany / Posted 26 days ago
Gwinnett County Police said online threats against the Mall of Georgia prompted them to respond and investigate. Police said there was no active shooter on the scene Tuesday afternoon, but that threats against the mall in Buford led to their... Read more
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Al.com
Man accused of posing as Alabama police officer in Georgiapawn shop, so the employee called Gwinnett police to report the incident, accor
Man accused of posing as Alabama police officer in Georgia
Al.com / Posted 26 days ago
pawn shop, so the employee called Gwinnett police to report the incident, according to a Gwinnett County press release. A Gwinnett County police officer responded to the pawn shop the following day to investigate. While the officer was there,... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Dog found after getting hit by car while walking with ownerhusband said he never had a concern for his wife’s safety. "It is likely that
Dog found after getting hit by car while walking with owner
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 27 days ago
husband said he never had a concern for his wife’s safety. "It is likely that Ms. Hayes will be charged eventually,” said Gwinnett County Police Department PIO Cpl. Michele Pihera. “Once the investigator gets into the reason while she crossed that... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Dog found after getting hit by car while walking with ownerhusband said he never had a concern for his wife’s safety. "It is likely that
Dog found after getting hit by car while walking with owner
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 27 days ago
husband said he never had a concern for his wife’s safety. "It is likely that Ms. Hayes will be charged eventually,” said Gwinnett County Police Department PIO Cpl. Michele Pihera. “Once the investigator gets into the reason while she crossed that... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Man accused of beating father to death faces more chargesof killing his father with a crowbar in suburban Atlanta has been given additio
Man accused of beating father to death faces more charges
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 29 days ago
of killing his father with a crowbar in suburban Atlanta has been given additional charges for breaking an officer's nose. Gwinnett County Police Cpl. Michele Pihera tells the Times (http://bit.ly/28T89yC ) on Friday that 40-year-old Joseph Allen... Read more
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examiner.com
Woman's leg amputated after SUV jumps curb and struck her, her dog in Gwinnettlost control and so far no charges have been charged. They are also trying to f
Woman's leg amputated after SUV jumps curb and struck her, her dog in Gwinnett
examiner.com / Posted 30 days ago
lost control and so far no charges have been charged. They are also trying to find the victim’s dog, Allie, according to Gwinnett County police. "Everybody's been walking the neighborhood; my son Nick drove his 4-wheel drive down places looking... Read more
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ajc.com
Police seek suspects in good Samaritan shootingPoole, 24, allegedly shot 45-year-old Thomas Rushworth in the head, when Rushwo
Police seek suspects in good Samaritan shooting
ajc.com / Posted 30 days ago
Poole, 24, allegedly shot 45-year-old Thomas Rushworth in the head, when Rushworth tried to break up the fight. Gwinnett County police said they have identified the people responsible for shooting a good Samaritan after he tried to break... Read more
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