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ajc.com
4-old girl critical after hit-and-run in DeKalbSPINK / JSPINK@AJC.COMAuthorities took pictures of the scene where a 4-year-old
ajc.com / Posted 6 hours ago
SPINK / JSPINK@AJC.COMAuthorities took pictures of the scene where a 4-year-old child was hit Wednesday in DeKalb County. A 4-year-old girl is in critical condition after a hit-and-run in DeKalb County, police said. Children... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Man killed over his marijuana-infused edibles while sleepinghouse for hours before going in through a basement window. “I think they were
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 19 hours ago
house for hours before going in through a basement window. “I think they were out there mustering up the courage,” said DeKalb County Police Detective Darius Ward. Ward said one man stood guard outside while two men, armed with guns, went in to... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Georgia court: Case against ex-officer who shot nude man may proceedjury secrecy had been violated by the presence of extra, unnecessary people dur
Savannah Morning News / Posted yesterday
jury secrecy had been violated by the presence of extra, unnecessary people during the grand jury proceedings. Olsen, a DeKalb County police officer at the time, shot Anthony Hill on March 9, 2015, while responding to a call about a naked man... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Ga. Supreme Court: Case against ex-officer who shot naked veteran may proceedATLANTA (AP) - Georgia's highest court says the prosecution of a white former D
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 2 days ago
ATLANTA (AP) - Georgia's highest court says the prosecution of a white former DeKalb County police officer who shot an unarmed, naked, mentally ill black veteran may go forward. Lawyers for Robert Olsen had argued the charges against him should be... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Case against ex-officer who shot nude veteran moving forwardATLANTA - Georgia's highest court says the prosecution of a former DeKalb Count
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 2 days ago
ATLANTA - Georgia's highest court says the prosecution of a former DeKalb County police officer who shot an unarmed, naked, mentally ill veteran may go forward. Lawyers for Robert Olsen had argued the charges against him should be dismissed because... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Court: Case against ex officer who shot nude man may proceedbeen violated when extra, unnecessary people were in the room during the grand
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 2 days ago
been violated when extra, unnecessary people were in the room during the grand jury proceedings in January 2016. Olsen, a DeKalb County police officer at the time, shot Anthony Hill on March 9, 2015, while responding to a call about a naked man... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Court: Case against ex-officer who shot nude man may proceedbeen violated when extra, unnecessary people were in the room during the grand
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 2 days ago
been violated when extra, unnecessary people were in the room during the grand jury proceedings in January 2016. Olsen, a DeKalb County police officer at the time, shot Anthony Hill on March 9, 2015, while responding to a call about a naked man... Read more
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ajc.com
Supreme Court denies DeKalb officer’s bid to dismiss murder indictmentThe Georgia Supreme Court ruled Monday that the prosecution of a former DeKalb
ajc.com / Posted 2 days ago
The Georgia Supreme Court ruled Monday that the prosecution of a former DeKalb County police officer charged with fatally shooting an unarmed veteran can resume after a year on hold. Don Samuel, the attorney for Robert Olsen -- accused of killing... Read more
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FOX Carolina
Mother charged with murder after two infants found dead in apartmentin an SW Atlanta Apartment. Their mother has been charged with murder. Two tod
FOX Carolina / Posted 3 days ago
in an SW Atlanta Apartment. Their mother has been charged with murder. Two toddlers were found dead late Friday night and police are trying to piece together what happened. Two toddlers were found dead late Friday night and police are trying to... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Employee shot after fight in Walmart parking lotGA. - A confrontation between a Walmart employee and another man led to a shoot
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 6 days ago
GA. - A confrontation between a Walmart employee and another man led to a shooting in the parking lot, officals say. DeKalb County Police say the shooting occurred around 8:30 p.m. at the Walmart on North Decatur Road. Witnesses tell police... Read more
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WALB Albany
Walmart employee shot in parking lot in DeKalb Countyoccurred around 8:30 p.m. at the store in the 2500 block of North Decatur Road
WALB Albany / Posted 6 days ago
occurred around 8:30 p.m. at the store in the 2500 block of North Decatur Road in Decatur. A spokesperson with the DeKalb County Police Department says the employee got into a dispute with the suspect in the parking lot when the suspect... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Walmart employee shot in parking lot in DeKalb Countyoccurred around 8:30 p.m. at the store in the 2500 block of North Decatur Road
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 6 days ago
occurred around 8:30 p.m. at the store in the 2500 block of North Decatur Road in Decatur. A spokesperson with the DeKalb County Police Department says the employee got into a dispute with the suspect in the parking lot when the suspect... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Reward for missing Georgia woman grows to $17,000hair, brown eyes, is 4-feet-11, and weighs 140 pounds. Anyone with information
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 10 days ago
hair, brown eyes, is 4-feet-11, and weighs 140 pounds. Anyone with information about her whereabouts are asked to call the DeKalb County Police at 770-724-7475 or the CrimeStoppers Atlanta anonymous tip line at 404-577-TIPS. You may also send an... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Reward for missing DeKalb County woman grows to $17,000hair, brown eyes, is 4-feet-11, and weighs 140 pounds. Anyone with information
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 10 days ago
hair, brown eyes, is 4-feet-11, and weighs 140 pounds. Anyone with information about her whereabouts are asked to call the DeKalb County Police at 770-724-7475 or the CrimeStoppers Atlanta anonymous tip line at 404-577-TIPS. You may also send an... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Skeletal remains of unidentified DeKalb man found inside damaged hometo Levitt’s Funeral home and the identity of the subject has not been identifie
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 14 days ago
to Levitt’s Funeral home and the identity of the subject has not been identified by police. Police do not suspect any foul play related this incident so far. If you have any information, you are asked to call DeKalb County Police. © 2017... Read more
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WALB Albany
Droves of officers attend ceremony for slain officermemory. Several officers in attendance traveled from across the state to pay t
WALB Albany / Posted 14 days ago
memory. Several officers in attendance traveled from across the state to pay their respect to the fallen officer. DeKalb County Police Officer T.F. Sandifer said it did not matter how far he had to travel to pay his respect. "We have to... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Droves of officers attend ceremony for slain officermemory. Several officers in attendance traveled from across the state to pay t
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 14 days ago
memory. Several officers in attendance traveled from across the state to pay their respect to the fallen officer. DeKalb County Police Officer T.F. Sandifer said it did not matter how far he had to travel to pay his respect. "We have to... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Morehouse holds vigil for student killed in hit-and-run crashCollege student. The accident happened around 9 p.m. Sunday evening on I-20 We
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 14 days ago
College student. The accident happened around 9 p.m. Sunday evening on I-20 Westbound at the Evans Mill Road exit ramp. DeKalb County police were called to the scene after multiple vehicles had collided. Officials said 20 year-old Kavi Pudu was... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Police outside Atlanta investigate shooting death of man, 19Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports that the man was found dead in the middle
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 15 days ago
Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports that the man was found dead in the middle of an apartment complex in DeKalb County. DeKalb County police spokeswoman Shiera Campbell says the shooting happened around 8:45 p.m. Monday. No arrests were... Read more
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WALB Albany
19-old fatally shot at apartment complexDeKalb County Police are investigating after a teen was found dead at the Mount
WALB Albany / Posted 15 days ago
DeKalb County Police are investigating after a teen was found dead at the Mountain Crest Apartments, Monday night. Authorities say the victim was a 19-year-old Hispanic male. At this time, there is no suspect in custody and the investigation is... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
19-old fatally shot at apartment complexDeKalb County Police are investigating after a teen was found dead at the Mount
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 15 days ago
DeKalb County Police are investigating after a teen was found dead at the Mountain Crest Apartments, Monday night. Authorities say the victim was a 19-year-old Hispanic male. At this time, there is no suspect in custody and the investigation is... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Morehouse holds vigil for student killed in hit-run crashCollege student. The accident happened around 9 p.m. Sunday evening on I-20 We
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 15 days ago
College student. The accident happened around 9 p.m. Sunday evening on I-20 Westbound at the Evans Mill Road exit ramp. DeKalb County police were called to the scene after multiple vehicles had collided. Officials said 20 year-old Kavi Pudu was... Read more
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ajc.com
Morehouse student killed in hit-and-run on I-20for the white SUV that caused the accident and left the scene. Police say when
ajc.com / Posted 15 days ago
for the white SUV that caused the accident and left the scene. Police say when found the driver will face a number of charges. If you know anything about this accident, you’re asked to call the DeKalb County Police Department or Crime... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Morehouse student killed in hit-run on I-20for the white SUV that caused the accident and left the scene. Police say when
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 15 days ago
for the white SUV that caused the accident and left the scene. Police say when found the driver will face a number of charges. If you know anything about this accident, you’re asked to call the DeKalb County Police Department or Crime... Read more
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ajc.com
Pedestrian hit, killed near I-285 in DeKalb County The Atlanta Journal-Constitution A pedestrian was hit and killed on Boulderc
ajc.com / Posted 20 days ago
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution A pedestrian was hit and killed on Bouldercrest Road in DeKalb County. (Credit: Channel 2 Action News) A pedestrian was hit and killed early Thursday in DeKalb... Read more
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ajc.com
Drunken 20-old high school student hits pole, knocks out power to collegein front of Georgia Piedmont Technical College early Monday was a drunken 20-ye
ajc.com / Posted 23 days ago
in front of Georgia Piedmont Technical College early Monday was a drunken 20-year-old Clarkston High School student, DeKalb County police said. The driver’s car left the roadway about 8:16 a.m. and hit a power pole in the 400 block of North... Read more
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ajc.com
Drunk 20-old high school student hits pole, knocks out power to collegecrashed in front of Georgia Piedmont Technical College early Monday was a drunk
ajc.com / Posted 23 days ago
crashed in front of Georgia Piedmont Technical College early Monday was a drunk 20-year-old Clarkston High School student, DeKalb County police said. The driver’s car left the roadway about 8:16 a.m. and hit a power pole in the 400 block of North... Read more
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ajc.com
Naked man hit, killed in the middle of I-85 in DeKalbDeKalb County, according to the WSB 24-hour Traffic Center. It did not impact t
ajc.com / Posted 26 days ago
DeKalb County, according to the WSB 24-hour Traffic Center. It did not impact the southbound ride from Gwinnett County. A DeKalb County police officer examined clothing in the middle of I-85 North near the North Druid Hills Road exit. JOHN... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Thief wanted for stealing from ambulance during medical callDeKalb County police are searching for a thief who broke into an ambulance and
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 26 days ago
DeKalb County police are searching for a thief who broke into an ambulance and stole items from paramedics as they responded to a medical call. On September 14, David McCaleb and Ashlee Landry with Metro Ambulance Services responded to a "person... Read more
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Daily Mirror
'Thieves' filmed 'stealing from ambulance as paramedics work on sick patient'down the men after the reported theft in Dekalb County in Georgia, US.A man app
Daily Mirror / Posted 26 days ago
down the men after the reported theft in Dekalb County in Georgia, US.A man appears to reach in and grab the bag (Image: DeKalb County Police)Read More DeKalb Police Lt. Lonzy Robertson told WSB-TV : "It's even more egregious to steal from... Read more
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ajc.com
Naked man hit, killed in the middle of I-85 in DeKalbCounty, according to the WSB 24-hour Traffic Center. It was not impacting the s
ajc.com / Posted 26 days ago
County, according to the WSB 24-hour Traffic Center. It was not impacting the southbound ride from Gwinnett County. A DeKalb County police officer examined clothing in the middle of I-85 North near the North Druid Hills Road exit. JOHN... Read more
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ajc.com
Thieves rob ambulance as paramedics tend to patientDeKalb County police said two people broke into and stole from an ambulance. I
ajc.com / Posted 26 days ago
DeKalb County police said two people broke into and stole from an ambulance. It happened on Soapstone Drive last week. Detectives are now releasing video in hopes someone recognizes the people involved. “That's messed up, yeah," said neighbor... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Thieves rob ambulance as paramedics tend to patientDEKALB COUNTY, Ga. - DeKalb County police said two people broke into and stole
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 26 days ago
DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. - DeKalb County police said two people broke into and stole from an ambulance. It happened on Soapstone Drive last week. Detectives are now releasing video in hopes someone recognizes the people involved. “That's messed up,... Read more
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Daily Mail
$1.8M stolen after couriers left the keys in their van outside bankand backpack walk up to the van and try to open the doors. The vehicle was fou
Daily Mail / Posted 27 days ago
and backpack walk up to the van and try to open the doors. The vehicle was found later that same day in Decatur by the DeKalb County Police. There suspect was of course long gone. and so far cops have not been able to track him down. Nanny... Read more
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WALB Albany
No one in danger, despite shelter in place alert from Emoryin place. CBS46 has confirmed that the alert was issued after a man wandered a
WALB Albany / Posted 27 days ago
in place. CBS46 has confirmed that the alert was issued after a man wandered away from the VA on Emory's campus. The DeKalb County Police Department says they were asked to bring in dogs to help with the search, adding that no one is in... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
No one in danger, despite shelter in place alert from Emoryin place. CBS46 has confirmed that the alert was issued after a man wandered a
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 27 days ago
in place. CBS46 has confirmed that the alert was issued after a man wandered away from the VA on Emory's campus. The DeKalb County Police Department says they were asked to bring in dogs to help with the search, adding that no one is in... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Woman vanishes, car found emptyon Friday, Aug. 18. She was house sitting for her parents that weekend. More th
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 28 days ago
on Friday, Aug. 18. She was house sitting for her parents that weekend. More than two weeks later, on Tuesday, Sept. 5, DeKalb County Police SVU Supervisor, Sgt. Torrey Kennedy said, her car, a blue 2010 Mazda 6 sedan, was found in a parking lot... Read more
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WALB Albany
Vehicle of woman who mysteriously disappeared foundto a Facebook page created on behalf of 25-year-old Jenna Van Gelderen, the veh
WALB Albany / Posted 29 days ago
to a Facebook page created on behalf of 25-year-old Jenna Van Gelderen, the vehicle has been processed by DeKalb County Police but no information was given. A $10,000 reward is being offered for information leading to her safe... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Vehicle of woman who mysteriously disappeared foundto a Facebook page created on behalf of 25-year-old Jenna Van Gelderen, the veh
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 29 days ago
to a Facebook page created on behalf of 25-year-old Jenna Van Gelderen, the vehicle has been processed by DeKalb County Police but no information was given. A $10,000 reward is being offered for information leading to her safe... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Neighbors on alert after man is shot and killed in east AtlantaDEKALB COUNTY, Ga. - DeKalb County police are trying to figure out who shot and
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 29 days ago
DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. - DeKalb County police are trying to figure out who shot and killed a man early Monday morning in the basement apartment he rented off Phillips Road. “It was like three shots bam, bam, bam," neighbor Ed Grant told Channel 2’ Liz... Read more
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ajc.com
Shooting leaves man dead in DeKalb basementRoad in DeKalb County. (Credit: Channel 2 Action News) The victim, who lived i
ajc.com / Posted 29 days ago
Road in DeKalb County. (Credit: Channel 2 Action News) The victim, who lived in the basement, was shot multiple times. DeKalb County police are investigating a shooting death after a man’s body was found in the basement of a home early... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Grandson of missing woman allegedly threatened to rape, kill hercircumstances. Her house was in disarray. There was blood in the home, so they
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 29 days ago
circumstances. Her house was in disarray. There was blood in the home, so they do believe that harm has come to her,” DeKalb County Police spokeswoman, Shiera Campbell, said. Gregory Williams has not told police where his grandmother is... Read more
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ajc.com
SWAT responding to hostage situation in DeKalb CountyThe Atlanta Journal-Constitution A SWAT team is responding to a hostage situat
ajc.com / Posted 29 days ago
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution A SWAT team is responding to a hostage situation in southern DeKalb County, police said. A SWAT team is responding to a hostage situation in southern DeKalb County. The incident was reported in the 2900 block of... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Woman vanishes, car found emptyoffering a $10,000 reward for her safe return. Her father, who created the Face
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 29 days ago
offering a $10,000 reward for her safe return. Her father, who created the Facebook page: Help Find Jenna VG is asking people to email: FindJennaNow@gmail.com with any information, or contact the DeKalb County Police at 770-724-7475. © 2017 WX... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
SWAT situation peacefully resolved in DeKalb CountyDEKALB COUNTY, Ga. --- Dekalb County Police and SWAT said a hostage situation i
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 29 days ago
DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. --- Dekalb County Police and SWAT said a hostage situation involving a mentally ill man was peacefully resolved on Monday. Police say the suspect's mother called 911 and said her son barricaded her inside the home. At this time... Read more
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ajc.com
Man, mother involved in DeKalb hostage situationThe Atlanta Journal-Constitution A SWAT team is responding to a hostage situat
ajc.com / Posted 30 days ago
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution A SWAT team is responding to a hostage situation in southern DeKalb County, police said. The incident is unfolding in the 2900 block of Meadowview Drive. A DeKalb County SWAT team is on the scene of a hostage... Read more
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WALB Albany
DeKalb Co. Police on scene of hostage situation on Meadow View Dr.The DeKalb County Police is on scene of a hostage situation on in the 2900 bloc
WALB Albany / Posted 30 days ago
The DeKalb County Police is on scene of a hostage situation on in the 2900 block of Meadow View Drive in Atlanta. Not much is known at this time, but we have a crew headed to the scene to gather information. Please stay with CBS 46 as more info is... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
DeKalb Co. Police on scene of hostage situation on Meadow View Dr.The DeKalb County Police is on scene of a hostage situation on in the 2900 bloc
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 30 days ago
The DeKalb County Police is on scene of a hostage situation on in the 2900 block of Meadow View Drive in Atlanta. Not much is known at this time, but we have a crew headed to the scene to gather information. Please stay with CBS 46 as more info is... Read more
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ajc.com
SWAT responding to hostage situation in DeKalb CountyThe Atlanta Journal-Constitution A SWAT team is responding to a hostage situat
ajc.com / Posted 30 days ago
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution A SWAT team is responding to a hostage situation in southern DeKalb County, police said. The incident is unfolding in the 2900 block of Meadowview Drive. A SWAT team is responding to a hostage situation in southern... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Man walking his dog kills would-be armed robberLITHONIA, GA - Police say a man walking his dog opened fire on two men who trie
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 1 months ago
LITHONIA, GA - Police say a man walking his dog opened fire on two men who tried to rob him at gunpoint Wednesday night. DeKalb County Police said that the 44-year-old man was walking his dog on the street where he lives, in the Oaks of Wellborn... Read more
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