Neighbors Want Answers About Low-Flying Plane

MARIETTA, Ga. — A low-flying airplane has buzzed a Marietta neighborhood four days in a row, and no one seems to know who it belongs to.Paul Saffold is a pilot with 48 years of experience.He said he can’t think of a reason why a single-engine plane w…

Store Owner Shoots Burglary Suspect

ATLANTA — A northwest Atlanta grocery store owner fought back after two break-ins early Wednesday, Atlanta police said.The A&A Grocery store on Center Street was first broken into around 3 a.m., Atlanta police said. The robbers burglarized the sto…

Protesters Want Pawn Shop To Stop Gun Sales

ATLANTA — A protest is planned for the Atlanta pawn shop that is said to have sold a gun used in a deadly midtown shooting.One woman was killed and two other were shot in the incident, and one of those victims has been left paralyzed.Former state Rep….

Lawsuit Claims Gwinnett Co. Violated Policy

GWINNETT COUNTY, Ga. — A Gwinnett County family has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the county, alleging police and 911 operators violated policy in how they handed a call, which ended with two women dead.On July 21, 2009, Barbara Baker called …

Man Accused Of Assaulting Ex, Cutting Her Hair

ATHENS, Ga. — Athens Clarke County Police have arrested a man after they said he assaulted his former girlfriend and then cut her hair.Police said a woman drove to the police headquarters to tell investigators her former boyfriend, Marico Jamal Hollie…

Investors Jittery Over Debt Crisis

ATLANTA — Georgia investors are jittery over the debt crisis in Washington, D.C., is having a chilling effect on their financial statements.”We want our money out of the stock market, because we want to keep what we have,” investor Mary Ann Fisher of …

Mummified Animal Found In Teen Suspect’s Bedroom

DECATUR, Ga. — A 16-year-old has admitted to shooting and stabbing a 13-year-old boy multiple times, DeKalb County police said.Officers divulged their findings in the case at a court hearing Tuesday, including disturbing items found in the suspect’s …

Clayton County Property Taxes To Rise

CLAYTON COUNTY, Ga. — Clayton County residents will soon see their property taxes rise.By a 3-2 vote, commissioners approved raising the millage rate 34 percent.Residents with a $200,000 home or business will have to pay about an additional $400 a yea…

Babysitter Says She Was Robbed In Craigslist Scam

DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. — A DeKalb County woman said she was scammed after putting a babysitting ad on Craigslist.

Woman Warns Of Babysitting Scam On Craigslist
The woman, who only wanted to be identified by her last name Turman, told Channel 2’s Amy Napi…

Chambliss Feels Heat For Deficit Plan

ATLANTA — Georgia Sen. Saxby Chambliss responded Monday to critics who claim he’s pushing for one of the largest tax increases in American history.Chambliss is part of the “Gang of Six,” a bipartisan group of Congressional leaders who unveiled their…