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Dead toddler’s injuries too extensive to be accident, investigators say
 For the first year of her life, foster parents cared for little Aleigha Lee. When she was reunited with her own parents, she survived only months past her second birthday.  Though her parents told investigators various accounts of how the young girl was injured, Aleigha’s head-to-toe injuries were too severe to have been accidental...

Posted: 3 days ago

For the first year of her life, foster parents cared for little Aleigha Lee. When she was reunited with her own parents, she survived only months past her second birthday.  Though her parents told investigators various accounts of how the young girl was injured, Aleigha’s head-to-toe injuries were too severe to have been accidental...
Police: 2-year-old girl was burned, beaten
 A Coweta County toddler had been burned with hair tools and cigarettes, was likely beaten and was dehydrated, according to investigators. When the 2-year-old’s parents called 911, she was unresponsive. On Thursday, little Aleigha Lee’s parents remained in jail, both charged in her death, the Coweta Sheriff’s Office said...

Posted: 3 days ago

A Coweta County toddler had been burned with hair tools and cigarettes, was likely beaten and was dehydrated, according to investigators. When the 2-year-old’s parents called 911, she was unresponsive. On Thursday, little Aleigha Lee’s parents remained in jail, both charged in her death, the Coweta Sheriff’s Office said...
Why was a newlywed couple shot at a metro Atlanta Popeye’s?
 Workers inside a DeKalb County Popeye’s restaurant heard gunshots and called 911. When officers arrived, a man was lying face down beside his truck’s driver side. His wife of two weeks was on the ground on the passenger side. Both had been shot several times.  It’s been 11 days since Alisha Watkins Stephens ...

Posted: 10 days ago

Workers inside a DeKalb County Popeye’s restaurant heard gunshots and called 911. When officers arrived, a man was lying face down beside his truck’s driver side. His wife of two weeks was on the ground on the passenger side. Both had been shot several times.  It’s been 11 days since Alisha Watkins Stephens ...
Suspicious package addressed to Atlanta’s CNN matches other 14, FBI says
 The alleged bomb-maker had been in federal prison four days, but his deadly plans continued to unfold Monday, according to investigators. This time, a homemade explosive package was found in Atlanta, bringing the total to at least 15 allegedly mailed by the same man. Cesar Altieri Sayoc Jr., 56, is suspected of mailing the homemade explosive...

Posted: 14 days ago

The alleged bomb-maker had been in federal prison four days, but his deadly plans continued to unfold Monday, according to investigators. This time, a homemade explosive package was found in Atlanta, bringing the total to at least 15 allegedly mailed by the same man. Cesar Altieri Sayoc Jr., 56, is suspected of mailing the homemade explosive...
$38K worth of guns, charity cash stolen during vehicle break-ins
 After holding a fundraiser at a Roswell gun range, the money raised by a gun group and 18 firearms were stolen from three vehicles — the range owner says social media posts may have pointed thieves to their location. The group was inside the Alpharetta Dave & Buster’s on Oct. 20 when thieves smashed their car windows and helped...

Posted: 17 days ago

After holding a fundraiser at a Roswell gun range, the money raised by a gun group and 18 firearms were stolen from three vehicles — the range owner says social media posts may have pointed thieves to their location. The group was inside the Alpharetta Dave & Buster’s on Oct. 20 when thieves smashed their car windows and helped...
Atlanta police on ‘heightened alert’ as more suspicious packages found elsewhere
 There have been no reports of explosives being mailed to anyone in Atlanta, police said Thursday. But the nine suspicious packages sent elsewhere, including to CNN in New York and several key democrats, have prompted police to be on alert.  “The Atlanta Police Department continues to closely monitor these events as they unfold...

Posted: 18 days ago

There have been no reports of explosives being mailed to anyone in Atlanta, police said Thursday. But the nine suspicious packages sent elsewhere, including to CNN in New York and several key democrats, have prompted police to be on alert.  “The Atlanta Police Department continues to closely monitor these events as they unfold...
DEVELOPING: No known suspicious packages in Georgia, but officers on alert
 Despite threats to the Time Warner Center in New York, the CNN Center in Atlanta has not been targeted, police said Wednesday morning.  The Carter Center was also on alert and a spokesperson said the Carter family was also on the lookout, although nothing suspicious was reported. The GBI said bomb squads were not active Wednesday. And...

Posted: 19 days ago

Despite threats to the Time Warner Center in New York, the CNN Center in Atlanta has not been targeted, police said Wednesday morning.  The Carter Center was also on alert and a spokesperson said the Carter family was also on the lookout, although nothing suspicious was reported. The GBI said bomb squads were not active Wednesday. And...
Where to watch the funeral procession for Officer Toney
 Law enforcement officers from dozens of agencies are among the hundreds expected to attend Wednesday’s funeral for Gwinnett County Officer Antwan Toney.  Toney, 30, was shot and killed Saturday while responding to a call in the Snellville area. The California native worked for nearly three years for the Gwinnett police department...

Posted: 19 days ago

Law enforcement officers from dozens of agencies are among the hundreds expected to attend Wednesday’s funeral for Gwinnett County Officer Antwan Toney.  Toney, 30, was shot and killed Saturday while responding to a call in the Snellville area. The California native worked for nearly three years for the Gwinnett police department...
Honoring a hero: Hundreds attend visitation for slain Gwinnett officer
 A single, white snapdragon fell from a large flower arrangement as she stood inside a Gwinnett County funeral home Tuesday afternoon. Marion Johnson just knew it was a sign, and she picked it up. “I will hold onto this forever,” Johnson said. It was her favorite flower, and it was proof that the young-faced officer she’d...

Posted: 20 days ago

A single, white snapdragon fell from a large flower arrangement as she stood inside a Gwinnett County funeral home Tuesday afternoon. Marion Johnson just knew it was a sign, and she picked it up. “I will hold onto this forever,” Johnson said. It was her favorite flower, and it was proof that the young-faced officer she’d...
Homeless population drops in Atlanta, but families may get overlooked
 By late October, the concrete is no longer scorching from Georgia’s summer heat. In the coming weeks, dipping temperatures will freeze the sidewalks and thin blankets will do little to fight the numbing cold. But for hundreds of Atlanta’s homeless, the pavement is the only choice. “There aren’t enough beds in the city...

Posted: 21 days ago

By late October, the concrete is no longer scorching from Georgia’s summer heat. In the coming weeks, dipping temperatures will freeze the sidewalks and thin blankets will do little to fight the numbing cold. But for hundreds of Atlanta’s homeless, the pavement is the only choice. “There aren’t enough beds in the city...
Injured college player from Atlanta lost high school friend to football
 Long before their son was critically injured in a college football game, Derrick and Staci Abercrombie knew the dangers of the sport. So did their son.  Christion Abercrombie, a former Westlake High School player, was friends with De’Antre Turman, a Creekside High player who died after being injured in August 2013.  &ldquo...

Posted: 27 days ago

Long before their son was critically injured in a college football game, Derrick and Staci Abercrombie knew the dangers of the sport. So did their son.  Christion Abercrombie, a former Westlake High School player, was friends with De’Antre Turman, a Creekside High player who died after being injured in August 2013.  &ldquo...
Injured college football player now breathing on his own
 Two weeks after being critically injured on the football field, Atlanta native Christion Abercrombie began breathing on his own, Tennessee State University said late Sunday.  Abercrombie, 20, is no longer on a ventilator and his condition has been upgraded to stable, the University posted on Twitter. The Tennessee State linebacker...

Posted: 28 days ago

Two weeks after being critically injured on the football field, Atlanta native Christion Abercrombie began breathing on his own, Tennessee State University said late Sunday.  Abercrombie, 20, is no longer on a ventilator and his condition has been upgraded to stable, the University posted on Twitter. The Tennessee State linebacker...
Marsy’s Law: How a California woman’s murder affects Georgia’s ballot
 She was a champion equestrian by the age of 10 and as a teenager earned money as a fashion model. But Marsalee “Marsy” Ann Nicholas was most passionate about helping others, and she planned to become a special education teacher. A jealous ex-boyfriend changed everything. Nearly 35 years later, the California college student&rsquo...

7:03 PM Friday, Oct. 12, 2018

She was a champion equestrian by the age of 10 and as a teenager earned money as a fashion model. But Marsalee “Marsy” Ann Nicholas was most passionate about helping others, and she planned to become a special education teacher. A jealous ex-boyfriend changed everything. Nearly 35 years later, the California college student&rsquo...
Cleanup begins of ‘an unprecedented amount of damage’
 The damage is done. But the cleanup, repairs and rebuilding are just beginning for South Georgia, and it won’t be a speedy process. Tropical Storm Michael swept out of Georgia before sunrise Thursday, leaving a trail of destruction in its wake. The powerful storm claimed the life of an 11-year-old girl in southwest Georgia, which appeared...

11:22 PM Thursday, Oct. 11, 2018

The damage is done. But the cleanup, repairs and rebuilding are just beginning for South Georgia, and it won’t be a speedy process. Tropical Storm Michael swept out of Georgia before sunrise Thursday, leaving a trail of destruction in its wake. The powerful storm claimed the life of an 11-year-old girl in southwest Georgia, which appeared...
As Hurricane Michael rolls through, Georgia braces for damage toll
 The worst of the storm is over for Georgia. But the damage left in Hurricane Michael’s path could linger for days.  After slamming the Gulf Coast, Hurricane Michael continued its powerful push into Georgia late Wednesday. As predicted, the storm was down to a Category 3 when it struck Georgia, and it continued to weaken to a Category...

6:45 PM Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2018

The worst of the storm is over for Georgia. But the damage left in Hurricane Michael’s path could linger for days.  After slamming the Gulf Coast, Hurricane Michael continued its powerful push into Georgia late Wednesday. As predicted, the storm was down to a Category 3 when it struck Georgia, and it continued to weaken to a Category...
Innocent man killed in crossfire outside Buckhead club, police say
 He was a regular at Buckhead Loft, often stopping by for a drink and maybe some chicken wings or shrimp. The 36-year-old would often meet his cousin there, according to a club manager. But early Friday he never made it inside. The man was shot in the club’s parking lot, later dying from his injuries. Investigators believe he was an...

9:23 PM Friday, Oct. 05, 2018

He was a regular at Buckhead Loft, often stopping by for a drink and maybe some chicken wings or shrimp. The 36-year-old would often meet his cousin there, according to a club manager. But early Friday he never made it inside. The man was shot in the club’s parking lot, later dying from his injuries. Investigators believe he was an...
Harvard coach accused of sexual misconduct previously directed Georgia diving school  
 The Harvard University diving coach accused this week of sexual misconduct previously was the director of a prestigious training facility in Georgia, according to his online biography. But so far, no allegations have surfaced against Chris Heaton from his three years in Colquitt County.  Heaton is mentioned in a federal class-action...

7:05 PM Thursday, Oct. 04, 2018

The Harvard University diving coach accused this week of sexual misconduct previously was the director of a prestigious training facility in Georgia, according to his online biography. But so far, no allegations have surfaced against Chris Heaton from his three years in Colquitt County.  Heaton is mentioned in a federal class-action...
JUST IN: Atlanta police say latest 3 carjackings, shootings not related
 Three recent carjackings near Morehouse University and a shooting that injured a Clark Atlanta University student are not related, Atlanta police said Thursday.  “Further investigation has determined that we can confidently say today we do not believe any of these four incidents are related, or being committed by the same individuals...

5:43 PM Thursday, Oct. 04, 2018

Three recent carjackings near Morehouse University and a shooting that injured a Clark Atlanta University student are not related, Atlanta police said Thursday.  “Further investigation has determined that we can confidently say today we do not believe any of these four incidents are related, or being committed by the same individuals...
Mom of injured football player: ‘We’re not blaming. We’re blessed’
 He entered the world about three months early, and Christion Abercrombie proved right away he was a fighter. For five weeks, the tiny boy was on a ventilator, his mother said Wednesday.  Now a 20-year-old college football player, Abercrombie is once again fighting for his life. The Tennessee State linebacker, an Atlanta native and Westlake...

12:33 AM Thursday, Oct. 04, 2018

He entered the world about three months early, and Christion Abercrombie proved right away he was a fighter. For five weeks, the tiny boy was on a ventilator, his mother said Wednesday.  Now a 20-year-old college football player, Abercrombie is once again fighting for his life. The Tennessee State linebacker, an Atlanta native and Westlake...
Atlanta carjackings down this year, but latest 3 concern police
 After three carjackings in a week within a mile of each other, Atlanta police said Wednesday more officers will be patrolling the Morehouse College area. Concerned by the use of guns in the crimes, SWAT and undercover officers will be bought in to help, a police sergeant said. “To see three of these in less than a week is very concerning...

9:31 PM Wednesday, Oct. 03, 2018

After three carjackings in a week within a mile of each other, Atlanta police said Wednesday more officers will be patrolling the Morehouse College area. Concerned by the use of guns in the crimes, SWAT and undercover officers will be bought in to help, a police sergeant said. “To see three of these in less than a week is very concerning...
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