Woman Finds Dead Body Along Parkway

COBB COUNTY, Ga. — Cobb County police are asking for the public’s help in a death investigation.Detectives said they are looking for anyone who may have seen a vehicle parked along Circle 75 Parkway near Windy Hill Road Saturday between 4:30 p.m. and …

Reward Offered For Puppy Stolen From Front Yard

TUCKER, Ga. — Patrice Burnett is hoping and praying someone will return her 2-and-a-half-month-old pit bull safely.“It was like so fast. It was like a snatch and grab,” Burnett said. “It was upsetting.”On Sunday, Burnett’s dog, Lox, was on a cha…

New Law Puts Bigger Kids In Booster Seats

SANDY SPRINGS, Ga. — Shari Gilstrap paced outside Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta at Egleston Friday morning as her 11-year-old son, Matthew, lay in a hospital bed upstairs.“He’s got some brain damage done,” she told Channel 2’s Mike Petchenik. …

Police: Man Robs, Attacks Real Estate Agent

COBB COUNTY, Ga. — A man attacked a real estate agent working at a new subdivision in Smyrna, Cobb County police said.The attack happened on Cheyenne Drive just before 4 p.m. Thursday.According to investigators, a man walked into the subdivision’s bu…

2 Dead Bodies Found In Gwinnett Co.

GWINNETT COUNTY, Ga. — Gwinnett police are investigating the discovery of two dead bodies in unincorporated Lawrenceville.The bodies were found on New Hope Road on Friday.Police said they were alerted by a homeowner of a strange car on his property. A…

Atlanta Officer Involved In Fatal Shooting

ATLANTA — An Atlanta police officer was involved in a fatal shooting Thursday evening, police said.The officer was conducting a traffic stop when the shooting happened, Atlanta police spokesman Sgt. Curtis Davenport said.The shooting happened near Cam…

FBI Arrests Fulton County Jail Workers

ATLANTA — Channel 2 Action News has learned that eight Fulton County Jail workers have been arrested by the FBI.Channel 2 investigative reporter Mark Winne first broke the story on wsbtv.com. The workers were arrested at the Fulton County Jail on Thu…

Atlanta City Council Approves Pension Reform

ATLANTA — In a rare show of unity, Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed, the City Council and city employees all reached an agreement on reforming the city’s pension plan.The City Council voted 15-0 to approve the plan, which some experts said could save the city…

Site Of Deadly Meth Explosion Remains Eyesore

GWINNETT COUNTY, Ga. — Pink hazmat posters and boarded up windows checker a Lilburn home, four months after a meth lab went up in flames, killing three children.Now neighbors on Spring Mill Drive tell Channel 2 Action News they want someone to take ca…

Police Bust College Textbook Theft Ring

GWINNETT COUNTY, Ga. — An employee at an off-campus bookstore discovered a theft ring that used doctored textbooks to make quick cash from the Georgia Gwinnett College library, police said.Four people are accused of orchestrating the plan that involve…