ELLENWOOD, Ga. (AP) – Police in Georgia are working to identify a man who may have been the victim of a car crash and whose body was found in a pond. DeKalb County Police spokeswoman Shiera Campbell tells local media that a car crashed last week in south DeKalb County near Ellenwood. She says two […]
SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) – A man in southeast Georgia has been indicted on multiple murder and related charges in the gang-related slaying of three people in a home. The Savannah Morning News reports that 27-year-old Keith Lamont Marrow is accused of fatally shooting 31-year-old Courtney German, 24-year-old Williams Mullins III and 18-year-old Shayla Curtis on […]
Coroner Leon Jones says a bad year for fatalities in Macon-Bibb just got worse. Seven vehicles were involved in a massive accident earlier this evening on I-16 East that has left 3 people confirmed dead so far.
ATLANTA (AP) – Seven people have been arrested after a double shooting and standoff in Atlanta. Atlanta Police Capt. James D. Patterson tells local media that around 1 a.m. Tuesday, officers responded to a report of a person shot in front of a northwest Atlanta home. Once on scene, police found two victims – a […]
ATLANTA (AP) – Georgia state agencies have ramped up efforts to crack down on elder abuse, with law enforcement training and a tougher criminal code. But The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports that an underlying anxiety exists among several officials who feel the issue will continue to plague at-risk Georgians until stricter protocols are put in place […]
ATHENS, Ga. (AP) – One of Georgia’s most unusual bugs is crawling again – the big grasshopper known as the lubber. The Athens Banner-Herald reports that it can reach up to 3 inches in length. They move so slowly that they’re quite easy to catch by hand. Their distinctive red and black markings (sometimes also […]