27 July 2021
[email protected]_Police Chief Erica Shields believes terrorist organization was among protesters. As for overwhelming violence: "You caught us off balance once, you won't do it twice." Says she was afraid one of her officers would be shot and killed. fox5atl
Atlanta mayor announces curfew starting at 9 p.m. in wake of violent protests, calls it "unusual and extreme step." fox5atl
Protesters are starting to gather outside the Governor's Mansion. Many demonstrators are holding up signs and chanting. fox5atlanta
Georgia National Guard MPs heading to downtown Atlanta on I-20
Protesters are on Houston Rd in Warner Robins in response to the death of George Floyd
Gov. Kemp to deploy up to 1,500 National Guardsmen in Atlanta Saturday night
A first look downtown on Marietta Street as sun comes up
Just one of the many businesses damaged this morning in Buckhead. Big Atlanta police presence around Lenox Square. @wsbtv
The @wsbradio Jam Cam shows some of the aftermath from last nights events outside @CNN Center on Centennial Olympic Park Dr at Marietta St along with @GeorgiaGuard troops standing by. Team coverage all morning on @wsbradio & @wsbtv
GA National Guard & APD sealing off access to @CNNCenter after it suffers damage from protesters. Live reports on @GoodDayAtlanta @fox5atlanta
GA National Guard stand watch, protecting looted @cfbhall in downtown Atl. Live coverage of protester damage on @GoodDayAtlanta @fox5atlanta
A fire was started in the rear of the Target located at 2539 Piedmont Road. Fireworks set off in multiple locations throughout as well.
Looting at Circle K by Centenniel Park in downtown Atlanta. I heard someone say: "I don't need no Diet Pepsi."
Looting of Phipps Plaza in Atlanta
An Atlanta Police cruiser trashed and vandalized. 11Alive
Someone just threw a rock through a @wsbtv vehicle
The Target by Lenox Mall is currently being looted
Barricades and tear gas near CNN Center @wsbtv
Governor Kemp has activated the Georgia national guard and declared a state of emergency in response to unrest in Atlanta
Police just sent what appeared to be tear gas canisters - maybe two or three - toward the crowd and it has backed up a bit Cent. Olymp. Park Dr. at Marietta St
Per @MarkWinneWSB , Georgia state is ready to deploy 500 National Guard members to handle unruly demonstrators
New fire in the middle of Centennial Olympic Park @wsbtv
Channel 2's @carolsbargeWSB is in Buckhead where looters have hit an @ATT store and just learned they have also gone into a @Target store near there
FCSO Command staff are in the field actively engaged. SWAT has been called out. Entire Law Enforcement Div deployed to Lenox Square. 2 Fulton Co Jail buses in city ready for transport. FCSO Commander in APD Joint Operations Ctr per incident commander in charge's request
Atlanta police confirm that some protesters have made their way to Buckhead and have looted the AT&T store across from Lenox Square
Police shooting bean bags into the crowd to disperse protesters
APD has upgraded its response. Riot gear, armed trucks have moved in
Protesters have broken into a restaurant at the CNN center and are looting, crews on the ground tell
Police cars have been set on fire in front of the CNN center in downtown Atlanta #GeorgeFloyd
Atlanta: Police vehicles on fire downtown
Video of police car on fire in ATL protest - 11Alive
Happening now: police cars being destroyed
Some protestors breaking out the windows of police cars. Police making arrests. 11Alive
Sounds like things are being thrown at the CNN center and people are running
Glass getting broken outside the main entrance to CNN's Atlanta headquarters; protesters cheer
SKYFOX captured this moment of contention amid what has been a largely peaceful protest. You can see portions of the crowd on Centennial Olympic Park Dr throwing items towards police. @fox5atlanta
Some protesters vandalized the @CNN sign
Armored vehicles are parked at the protest near CNN Center. Some demonstrators appear to be throwing water bottles, eggs & other items at the vehicles
Armored vehicles have just arrived outside of CNN center where tensions are high between protesters and police
Protestors come face to face with @Atlanta_Police outside of the CNN Center
Protesters are on the move back to Centennial Olympic Park
Protest in ATL makes a stop at the Georgia State Capitol - 11alive
Protesters march through downtown Atlanta following the death of George Floyd
Rallying cries for justice can be heard as several protesters march through Downtown Atlanta. The peaceful protest occurs shortly after Ex-Minneapolic Police Officer DerekChauvin was arrested on murder and manslaughter charges for the death of GeorgeFloyd. fox5atl
This is Atlanta, Ga. Aerials of marchers making their way from CNN Center to the state capital building. #GeorgeFloyd @FOX5Atlanta
100s of people setting up at Centennial Park ahead of a protest today against police brutality
Protesters gather in Centennial Olympic Park hours after arrest in GeorgeFloyd death case
Protests over George Floyd, Ahmaud Arbery, Breonna Taylor planned in downtown Friday
The man at the center of the police activity was shot and killed when Gwinnett County SWAT officers responded to assist Snellville police near Temple Johnson Rd and Pate Rd in Snellville, Georgia
The owner of a Dunwoody pet store opened fire on two people who broke into the shop overnight to steal dogs near 4733 Ashford Dunwoody Rd NE in Atlanta (Dunwoody), Georgia no injuries
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Bibb County deputies have arrested 23-year-old Anthony Toraild Whitehead in connection to the killings of Derrick Howard and Stacey Van Battle near 3580 Fair St in Macon, Georgia
Dekalb Co.: Vehicle fire on I-285/sb (inner loop) before Glenwood Rd. (exit 44); two right lanes blocked.
An investigation is underway following an officer involved shooting on Temple Johnson Road in Gwinnett County.
Active Investigation: SnellvillePD are involved in an officer-involved shooting on Temple Johnson Rd near Pate Rd. The subject is deceased.
Tow SUV from scene where young man is found dead. Police say the victim was in his late teens to early 20's. No arrests made.
Man found dead in car located in Lithonia neighborhood.
Person reportedly found fatally shot inside a vehicle, police searching for a suspect near the 2100 block of Marbut Farms Lane in Lithonia.
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