Pregnant Woman Fatally Shot; Baby Dies After Delivery

LITHONIA, Ga. — A pregnant woman was killed in a shooting that left her husband wounded, DeKalb County police said. They said doctors delivered the baby boy, but he died shortly after.The shooting happened at the Retreat at Stonecrest apartments in Li…

Father Of 4 Fatally Shot, Family Looking For Killer

ATLANTA — A woman with four kids, and another on the way, is pleading for the public’s help in finding her husband’s killer.Someone fatally shot Jamo Benton early Saturday Morning. His wife, Beatrice Benton, said she got the news when a medical examin…

President Declares Georgia Disaster Area

ATLANTA — President Barack Obama has declared a federal disaster area in the counties most devastated by Wednesday’s storms, which means people in those areas will be able to apply for federal aid.Federal aid will be available directly for residents o…

Expert: Officer Followed Protocol In IHOP Fight

ATLANTA — Channel 2 Action News has obtained a police report detailing the scuffle between an Atlanta police officer and a customer at an IHOP restaurant on Peachtree Road in Buckhead.The fight was captured on video and posted online. It shows about a…

Police: Teacher Caught Walking Halls Naked

CLAYTON COUNTY, Ga. — An elementary school teacher who walked down the halls naked would have faced more trouble if students had been present, Morrow police said.Harlan Porter, 31, was arrested and faces a public indecency charge. A Clayton County jud…

11 Killed In Storms; 4 Counties In State Of Emergency

ATLANTA — At least 11 people were killed in a storm system that ravaged north Georgia late Wednesday and into the early morning hours.Governor Nathan Deal declared a state of emergency in four counties — Catoosa, Dade, Floyd and Walker, and the list …

3 More Arrests In MARTA Train Attack Of Delta Employees

ATLANTA — Three more people are now behind bars in connection with an attack on a MARTA train more than a week ago.MARTA police Chief Wanda Dunham told Channel 2’s Erin Coleman that they’ve arrested a 16-year-old, 14-year-old and 12-year-old.The lates…

Ousted Principal Faces Possible Legal Trouble

FULTON COUNTY, Ga. — Channel 2 Action News has learned a former North Fulton County elementary school principal removed from her position because of allegations of unprofessional behavior, could be facing new legal troubles.An attorney told Channel 2’…

All 3 DeKalb Superintendent Finalists Withdraw Their Names

DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. — DeKalb County is dealing with a major setback in the search for a school superintendent.Channel 2 has confirmed that all three finalists have now withdrawn their names from consideration.Arthur Culver, from Champaign, Ill., pulled…