Arrest Made In Fatal MARTA Station Stabbing

ATLANTA — An arrest has been made in connection with a fatal stabbing that happened 15 minutes into the new year at the Five Points MARTA station, a MARTA spokesman confirmed. MARTA Police Chief Wanda Dunham said Tommy Christopher Collins, 36, was arrested at his apartment complex Monday morning. Dunham said Collins has a criminal […]

Quadruple Shooting Leaves One Dead

JONESBORO, Ga. — Police are searching for a gunman in a Monday night quadruple shooting in Jonesboro, police said. Clayton County police officers swarmed the Regal Pointe Apartments on Mount Zion Boulevard at 10:15 p.m. after gunfire erupted.Officers said the shooting happened in a parking lot near the intersection of Mount Zion Boulevard. and Maddox […]

Burglars Target Tyler Perry’s Mansion

ATLANTA — Tyler Perry took to his message board to vent after burglars attempted to break into his Atlanta mansion in the days leading up to Christmas.“I will be on the phone with the D.A.’s office and the Chief of Police in a little bit,” Perry wrote, adding that he wants those responsible “prosecuted to […]

State Trooper Shot, Killed After Chase

ATLANTA — A Georgia State Patrol spokesperson said a trooper was shot and killed late Monday night.Trooper Chadwick LeCroy died after a shooting on Hightower Road and Saint Paul Avenue in northwest Atlanta just after 11 p.m. Not far from the scene, officers said they found a gun they believe was used in the shooting.One […]

Atlanta News – Woman Sexually Assaulted In Virginia Highland

ATLANTA — Atlanta police are putting together a description of a man they said attacked a woman with a kitchen knife and sexually assaulted her. The attack happened in Virginia Highland just before 9 p.m. Sunday on Rosedale Road in northeast Atlanta.Investigators told Channel 2 Action News reporter Ryan Young that the woman was outside […]

Man Robs Walmart Dressed As Store Employee

MARIETTA, Ga. — A man disguised himself as a Walmart store employee to commit an early-morning robbery, according to Marietta police. Police told Channel 2’s Amanda Cook the man walked into the store on Cobb Parkway at 5 a.m. on Wednesday dressed in a Walmart shirt and cap.The robber then hid in the customer service […]

Atlanta Lawyer – Arrest Made In High-Profile Virginia Highlands Slaying

ATLANTA — Atlanta police have made several breakthroughs in a high-profile murder in northeast Atlanta’s Virginia Highland neighborhood and a series of violent crimes in the area.Atlanta Police Chief George Turner was scheduled to speak at a 1:15 p.m. news conference Wednesday to detail the latest developments, including an arrest and several detainments. Officers have […]

Police Arrest Victims Held Hostage In Home Invasion

CLAYTON COUNTY, Ga. — Police responding to a home invasion call in Clayton County said they found a large stash of drugs and cash, then arrested the victims of a robbery. Clayton County police raided a home on Evans Drive in Rex on Tuesday night after someone called to report the home invasion. “Once they […]

Airport Counter-Terror Operation Finds Illegals

ATLANTA — Agencies conducting a counter-terrorism sweep at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport may have made their most significant find so far.Agents did not find any explosives but said they did find several illegal aliens in the back of a truck who would have had inside access to a cargo area at the airport. The area […]

Man Charged With Killing Estranged Wife, Her Boyfriend

KENNESAW, Ga. — A man was charged with killing his estranged wife and her boyfriend in Kennesaw on Saturday night.A neighbor, who requested anonymity, said he was watching television at about 4 a.m. when he heard at least 15 shots fired at a house on Bexley Place in Kennesaw. Police said they found 32-year-old Mohamed […]