Police: Woman Not Intended Target In Drive-By

ATLANTA — Investigators say they are searching for the person who fatally shot 23-year-old woman in a drive-by shooting Friday night.Police said Julian Jones was walking with two men along Macon Drive in southeast Atlanta just before 10 p.m. Friday wh…

Man Killed On Impact In Cobb County Crash

COBB COUNTY, Ga. — Cobb County police said a drunken driver died on impact after he slammed into another driver.
SLIDESHOW: Cobb Police Investigate Fatal Car Accident
Just moments before the crash, the Paulding County Sheriff’s Office received seve…

Sword Attack Victim Loves Grandson ‘Unconditionally’

Laura Prince stood on the porch of her Douglasville home, her arm still wrapped in a sling, three days after her own grandson, Gevin Prince, attacked her and killed his great-grandmother Mary Joan Gibbs with a samurai sword.”I will love him uncondition…

Teen Beaten, Robbed Of Gucci Backpack

FORSYTH COUNTY, Ga. — Investigators believe an attack on a 13-year-old boy by teenagers at a shopping center is connected to other recent crimes in Forsyth County.”It’s surprising. I wouldn’t expect it to be happening here,” said shopper Preeti Howle…

Woman Accused Of Stealing $241K

FORSYTH COUNTY, Ga. — Police said a Forsyth County woman is accused of stealing $241,000 from her employer to pay her own bills.The police report said Sharon Samples, 48, took the money while she worked at a Cumming law firm – Lipscomb, Johnson, Slei…

2 Injured In Atlanta School Bus Crash

ATLANTA — Two people were injured in a crash involving an Atlanta Public Schools bus Tuesday.The accident happened at the intersection of Roswell Road and Chastain Drive just after 8 a.m.The bus was carrying students to North Atlanta High School when …

9 Businesses Expanding Into Historic Duluth

DULUTH, Ga. — In the past seven months, nine new businesses have committed to setting up shop along Main Street in historic downtown Duluth.City officials said they attracted business by leasing space well below market price. But they said the major b…

DOT To Inspect 17th Street Bridge After Collapse

ATLANTA — An independent consultant will investigate the collapse of the 17th Street Bridge Canopy.

17th Street Bridge Repairs Continue

Bridge Contractor Talks About Fence Collapse
A 170-foot section of the railing and fencing along the bridge ca…

Estranged Husband ‘Person Of Interest’ In Woman’s Death

HENRY COUNTY, Ga. — Police have named an estranged husband as a person of interest in the death of a Henry County woman.Preston Marzette Young, 38, may be armed and dangerous, police said.The victim, Sharon Sylvester Young, 45, was found dead inside a…

Police Nab Suspects In Waffle House Robberies

CALERA, Ala. — Police have caught the people they say are responsible for 18 Waffle House robberies stretching from the Atlanta metro to Alabama.Investigators said Edwin Mitchell, 21, and DeAngelo Heard, 19, both of Ellenwood, Ga. were arrested in Cal…