Fire crews are battling a blaze in downtown Albany in the 100 block of North Jackson Street at the old Albany Theater. Multiple fire crews and police are on the scene. APD said three individuals, believed to be homeless and living inside the building, had to be pulled from the structure. Police have blocked off the intersection of South Jackson and Broad.

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Bond hearing for the driver who allegedly hit and killed cobb schools crossing guard Edna Umeh outside Lindley Middle. Lamonte Whitaker has been in jail since his arrest
A serial burglar wanted by several police agencies across metro Atlanta is now behind bars, but police said he wasn’t working alone. Officers said Armani Hickson, 20, is part of a crew that pulled more than 20 burglaries and car break-ins, and there are at least three more suspects on the loose.1 month ago
A serial burglar wanted by several police agencies across metro Atlanta is now behind bars, but police said he wasn’t working alone. Officers said Armani Hickson, 20, is part of a crew that pulled more than 20 burglaries and car break-ins, and there are at least three more suspects on the loose.
Savannah Chatham: Metro Police and U.S. Marshals arrived at a home near Marian Circle to serve a warrant. The suspect initiated gun fire. According to Chief Mark Revenew, a police sergeant was shot and taken to Memorial Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
Fire crews are battling a blaze in downtown Albany in the 100 block of North Jackson Street at the old Albany Theater. Multiple fire crews and police are on the scene. APD said three individuals, believed to be homeless and living inside the building, had to be pulled from the structure. Police have blocked off the intersection of South Jackson and Broad.1 month ago
Fire crews are battling a blaze in downtown Albany in the 100 block of North Jackson Street at the old Albany Theater. Multiple fire crews and police are on the scene. APD said three individuals, believed to be homeless and living inside the building, had to be pulled from the structure. Police have blocked off the intersection of South Jackson and Broad.
Warner Robins Police arrested the man late Tuesday night suspected in a fatal shooting. A news release says they received information about Daniel Bruce Franz II possibly being at a home on Scott Boulevard. They found and arrested him at that home without incident.
Investigators are now looking to find out who killed a Macon County woman and her son. Monday’s autopsies at a GBI crime lab confirmed the deaths of 77-year-old Ruthe Bracknell and her son, 53-year-old Mark Abbott, were both homicides, according to GBI Agent Terry Howard.
Authorities are on the scene of an officer-involved shooting on Marian Circle near S Robinhood Drive, located between La Roche Avenue and Skidaway Road in Savannah. Authorities have confirmed an officer and a suspect were shot. The officer has been taken to Memorial University Medical Center for treatment and is said to be in good condition. The suspect, however, was critically wounded.
Crews are on the scene of a fatal multiple car wreck on the Interstate 20 eastbound ramp to the downtown connector. All lanes have been reopened after being closed for nearly 3 hours. A total of three cars were involved. One fatality has been reported as well as a possible entrapment. Traffic is being diverted off at Windsor at this time1 month ago
Crews are on the scene of a fatal multiple car wreck on the Interstate 20 eastbound ramp to the downtown connector. All lanes have been reopened after being closed for nearly 3 hours. A total of three cars were involved. One fatality has been reported as well as a possible entrapment. Traffic is being diverted off at Windsor at this time
The Bibb Sheriff's Office is investigating a shooting that left one man hospitalized. It happened on the 3200 block of Toole Drive just before 6 p.m. Monday, according to a news release from the sheriff's office. The release says two men, 40-year-old Johnny Larson and 54-year-old Gregory Lundy, were arguing. During the argument, Lundy allegedly shot Larson in the stomach and leg.1 month ago
The Bibb Sheriff's Office is investigating a shooting that left one man hospitalized. It happened on the 3200 block of Toole Drive just before 6 p.m. Monday, according to a news release from the sheriff's office. The release says two men, 40-year-old Johnny Larson and 54-year-old Gregory Lundy, were arguing. During the argument, Lundy allegedly shot Larson in the stomach and leg.
Atlanta: Police officer questioned after his live-in girlfriend is critically injured in a shooting at their Dekalb County home. PD calls it apparent attempted suicide
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A man faces murder and other charges after authorities said he shot and killed his wife in their Conyers neighborhood
Authorities found a missing hiker alive early Monday after an overnight search in a Cherokee County park, Canton police said.1 month ago
Authorities found a missing hiker alive early Monday after an overnight search in a Cherokee County park, Canton police said.
Henry PD says gunman fired a shot from inside Home 2 Suites breaking a glass door.  He's been apprehended. No guests or workers hurt. - fox5atl1 month ago
Henry PD says gunman fired a shot from inside Home 2 Suites breaking a glass door. He's been apprehended. No guests or workers hurt. - fox5atl
Residents of a Henry County hotel are being evacuated after an armed gunman walked into the facility, prompting a standoff with police. The standoff is unfolding at the Home 2 Suites on the 600 block of Mill Road in McDonough. A clerk called police, saying the man walked into the hotel armed with a rifle. A SWAT team is going room to room searching for the gunman and several guests have been evacuated.
Metro Police are trying to figure out how a man died during a shooting Sunday afternoon. The shooting happened in the 2100 block of Hudson Street, near the west end of Bay Street.
Man convicted of killing 4 kids to serve at least 47 years in prison1 month ago
Man convicted of killing 4 kids to serve at least 47 years in prison
Woman shot in a home with children nearby has died. Investigators said Lisa LaShawn Samuel Bell was shot by her husband at the home on Habersham Way, just south of Conyers. Three children, ages 7, 10 and 17, were at home during the incident1 month ago
Woman shot in a home with children nearby has died. Investigators said Lisa LaShawn Samuel Bell was shot by her husband at the home on Habersham Way, just south of Conyers. Three children, ages 7, 10 and 17, were at home during the incident
Investigators are searching for shoplifters they say stole hundreds of dollars worth of products off grocery store shelves. The Forsyth County Sheriff said two men are accused of stealing nearly $800 worth of Pampers diapers, Tide laundry detergent and 3M air filters from the Publix on Bethelview Road.1 month ago
Investigators are searching for shoplifters they say stole hundreds of dollars worth of products off grocery store shelves. The Forsyth County Sheriff said two men are accused of stealing nearly $800 worth of Pampers diapers, Tide laundry detergent and 3M air filters from the Publix on Bethelview Road.
One person died and another was injured in a late night shooting in Warner Robins Sunday. Warner Robins Police Assistant Chief John Wagner said it happened at the Barberitos Restaurant on Watson Boulevard just after 9:30 p.m.
Atlanta Police investigating early morning shooting outside a business at Joseph E. Boone and Chappell in NW Atlanta.   At least 2 ambulances seen leaving the scene1 month ago
Atlanta Police investigating early morning shooting outside a business at Joseph E. Boone and Chappell in NW Atlanta. At least 2 ambulances seen leaving the scene
Police in Atlanta are seeking a 53-year-old woman missing more than two weeks. Jeri Meadows Wynn was last seen on Jan. 4 at 3332 Peachtree Road NE, according to Atlanta Police. She was reported missing by her daughters.1 month ago
Police in Atlanta are seeking a 53-year-old woman missing more than two weeks. Jeri Meadows Wynn was last seen on Jan. 4 at 3332 Peachtree Road NE, according to Atlanta Police. She was reported missing by her daughters.
Gwinnett Police confirm suspect on run with rifle committed suicide in a backyard near front of neighborhood off Old Norcross Tucker Rd1 month ago
Gwinnett Police confirm suspect on run with rifle committed suicide in a backyard near front of neighborhood off Old Norcross Tucker Rd
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Number of flu-related deaths in Georgia jumps to 12:
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. -@FOX5Atlanta1 month ago
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]
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 County1 month ago
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.
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.
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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.