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Man posts video of joyride in police car to social media
Man posts video of joyride in police car to social media

A man took a Clayton County police car on a joyride — and posted the video to his Instagram account. "We are driving a police car man," the person can be heard saying into the camera. Police previously didn’t know the July incident even happened because the man took the car when the officer chased a suspect into a neighborhood...
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A North Georgia police officer is praying for not only one of his brothers on the force, but also for a family member who was shot in the line of duty. Athens-Clarke County police Officer Erik Ellison is the cousin of Davenport, Iowa, police Officer Justin King, who was shot Sunday by a burglary suspect, according to local media reports. The entire...
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Police: Georgia man stabs his 84-year-old mother to death, dies by suicide

A Franklin County man stabbed his 84-year-old mother to death and later committed suicide, officials said. Relatives of Elizabeth O’Barr found her Wednesday in her bedroom, Northern Circuit District Attorney Parks White said in a statement. She had been stabbed multiple times and police immediately suspected her 63-year-old son, Thomas Everett...
WATCH: Chaotic fight forces Alabama mall to close early on Thanksgiving
WATCH: Chaotic fight forces Alabama mall to close early on Thanksgiving

After a fight broke out Thursday at an Alabama mall, shoppers getting a head start had their Black Friday deal-hunting cut short. The incident happened about 11 p.m. at Riverchase Galleria in Hoover, near Birmingham, AL.com reported. By 11:30 p.m., the mall was closed by security, the newspaper reported. Two juvenile girls were caught fighting on video...
Georgia cook helps wounded veteran cut pancakes
Georgia cook helps wounded veteran cut pancakes

An act of kindness didn’t go unnoticed in a Douglas County restaurant. The day before Thanksgiving, a Huddle House customer was having trouble cutting his pancakes because he only had one hand, Dallas Smith Jr. of Sylvester said on Facebook. But the man wasn’t alone in that restaurant on South Peterson Avenue.  “The guy...
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