Number of flu-related deaths in Georgia jumps to 12:
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Red Cross volunteers believe more than 25 people are displaced as a result of apt fire this morning at Oak Tree Villas Apts in DeKalb County. [email protected]
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Dozens of residents have no place to call home on one the coldest days of the year. A fire destroyed apartments on the 3000 block of East Clubhouse Circle in DeKalb County
Corrections officials say they're investigating the death of a Georgia inmate who they say appears to have killed himself. The Georgia Department of Corrections said in a news release Tuesday that inmate Cecil Williams was found unresponsive in his cell at Hays State Prison in Summerville just after 1 a.m. Saturday.
A wreck Tuesday evening in Lowndes County left one person dead. This is the fifth fatal crash since January 11. Georgia State Patrol responded to a crash on Loch Laurel Road near Sportsman’s Cove Road just after 7 p.m.
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DeKalb County: Police are investigating after a body was found outside at an apartment complex
A woman is in critical and a man is in stable condition after both were hit by a car in DeKalb County. According to DeKalb PD, the incident happened near Young and Redan Road. The female victim is 36-years-old and the male victim is 39-years-old.
The Butts County Sheriff's Office and the GBI are currently investigating a homicide that took place Monday night around 8:30 on North Mulberry Street and First Street. According to the sheriff's office Facebook Page, they don't believe this crime was a random act and they don't see any potential threats to the community at this time.
One man is dead after a shooting on the 3500 block of Windsor Spring Road in Richmond County on Sunday night. Richmond County Coroner Mark Bowen says it was called in at 6:22 p.m. He has identified the victim as 27 year-old Frank Oliver Thompson Jr. The victim was shot at least one time and pronounced dead at the hospital at 7:09 p.m.
Georgia Bureau of Investigation arrested a suspect in connection to Sunday morning homicide in Richmond Hill. Jeremiah Joel Watkins, 32, faces murder charges for the death of his wife Breona Watkins, 29
Police are investigating a homicide in Gwinnett County. The incident occurred on Rockbridge Court and Jimmy Cater Blvd, according to a spokesperson with the Gwinnett County Police Department. No additional information was provided.
Richmond Hill, Georgia shooting at 201 Casey Dr: 1 killed
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Atlanta police say they have issued an arrest warrant for a second suspect in the fatal shooting at a popular west midtown restaurant. Detectives issued a warrant for Carlous Bailey, 20, for the fatal shooting at the Barcelona Wine Bar in November.
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Warner Robins police are investigating a homicide at the Chevron gas station on Elberta Road. According to Assistant Police Chief, John Wagner, it happened just down the street from the scene of a deadly shooting at the Tanglewood Apartments which happened earlier Saturday evening.
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One man is dead and another was injured Saturday in a Dacula mobile home fire. Gwinnett firefighters responded around 1:30 pm to a passerby report of a mobile home fire on Fence Road. The caller reported smoke and flames showing and a person still inside. Attempts to reach the trapped victim by the passerby, along with a neighbor and an occupant who escaped the home were all unsuccessful.
Augusta, Georgia shooting at 2700 Block of Tallowtree St: 1 injured
Macon, Georgia shooting at 2976 Crestline Dr: no casualities
Macon, Georgia shooting at 425 Cherry St: 1 injured
Atlanta, Georgia shooting at 241 Forsyth St SW: 1 injured
Police are searching for a person of interest in connection to the fatal shooting of a man at a hair salon in December. His body was then dumped on the front porch of a home in DeKalb County. DeKalb County Police say the man's body was found at the home on the 1200 block of Westridge Avenue. The homeowner told police that the man doesn't live there.
Richmond County deputies are investigating a shooting that happened early Friday morning. We’re told at least one person was injured on the 2700 block of Tallowtree Street at 1:02 a.m.
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A fight inside a popular Atlanta strip club ended in gunfire overnight. Atlanta police said two men got into an altercation inside Magic City. The fight spilled outside into the street where the victim was shot
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A man is recovering after being shot at a bar in downtown Macon. Deputies say the incident started as an altercation just after just after 2:00 a.m. Friday morning outside the Thirsty Turtle bar on Cherry Street.
Bibb deputies are trying to find out more information about a shooting that happened Thursday. A news release says the victim, 36-year-old Joshua Ricketson, told them he drove to Winton Avenue after being shot multiple times in the back
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The U.S. Marshals are searching for a 19-year-old Brookhaven woman who they say is wanted for the 2016 murder of her five-month-old child.
The woman darted across the road, and that's when the cars hit her, Alpharetta Police spokesman Jason Muenzer said. Muenzer told Petchenik two of the drivers stopped and said they thought they hit debris
Two people are in police custody after they allegedly assaulted a gas station employee in Rome. Michael Tippins and Lexie Muffett turned themselves into authorities early Thursday morning after warrants were issued against them. The two are accused of assaulting an employee at the gas station on Broad Street at around 9 p.m.
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A Hinesville man is recovering from a gunshot wound. Police say someone shot him last night and that his injuries are not life-threatening. No word on whether they've arrested anybody.
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Three people are looking for a new place to live after a fire damaged their house. Firefighters say it happened around 11:30 Tueday night on Campbell Street.