Crime

20-year-old Alicia Manigault has been charged with child cruelty after deputies rescued her infant child from the inside of her car. (Davis Turner/Getty Images)

Unattended Child Rescued From Car In Augusta

A person who heard the infant crying called police, who rescued the child and arrested the mother.

06/19/2014

This undated photo shows the death chamber at the Georgia Diagnostic Prison in Jackson. (Georgia Department of Corrections/Getty Images)

Georgia Executes Murderer; First Since Botched Lethal Injection In Oklahoma

Marcus Wellons was sentenced to death in 1993 for the 1989 murder of his 15-year-old neighbor.

06/18/2014

File photo of a prison cell. (Photo by TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

DFCS Faces Lawsuit After Teen Starves To Death

DFCS faces a $1 million lawsuit after a Georgia teen died from starvation. Ebony Berry is still behind bars after being charged with the murder of her 16-year-old daughter, Markea, in 2012. Berry was arrested […]

WAOK-AM–06/17/2014

(Photo credit should read ROBERTO SCHMIDT/AFP/Getty Images)

FAMU Hazing Trial Pushed To September

The trial of five defendants in the hazing murder of FAMU drum major Robert Champion of Decatur, Ga. has been pushed back to September. At a hearing Monday, Judge Renee Roche agreed to push the […]

WAOK-AM–06/17/2014

Booking photo of Erin Justice. (Fulton County Sheriff's Office)

Man Arrested In Detroit Mom’s Death; Kids Missing

Investigators dug in a Detroit backyard in the search for a 6-year-old and her infant brother, police said Thursday as authorities pursued a murder charge against a man suspected in their mother’s death.

06/12/2014

19-year-old Marissa Williams, whose aunt created a fictional Facebook profile, is accused of asking the fake friend to kill her family and their dog. (Getty Images)

Police: Alabama Woman Asked Fictional Facebook Friend To Murder Her Family

19-year-old Marissa Williams allegedly asked the fake Facebook friend, who was really her aunt, to kill the aunt, her fiance, a cousin and the family dog.

06/11/2014

File photo of a police car. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Man Accused Of Dismembering Woman, Eating Corpse

Authorities say a Tennessee man is accused of killing a woman, dismembering her body and eating part of her corpse.

06/10/2014

(Credit: Jean Ross/CBS  Local)

Passenger Pushes Senior Citizen Off MARTA Train

Reports of a video posted online of an elderly man being thrown off a MARTA train on June 7 have police investigating the incident. The cellphone footage shows an elderly man speaking as he is […]

WAOK-AM–06/10/2014

Forsyth County sheriff says Dennis Marx was heavily armed and planned to take hostages. (JOE KLAMAR/AFP/Getty Images)

Sheriff: Shooter Planned Assault On Courthouse

Forsyth County sheriff says Dennis Marx was heavily armed and planned to take hostages.

06/06/2014

Police say the victim was drugged and the two suspects planned to rob him of his jewelry. (Getty Images)

2 Charged In Death Of Man Found Lying On Couch

Police say the victim was drugged and the two suspects planned to rob him of his jewelry.

06/04/2014

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