Crime

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South Carolina Police Arrest Man After Dog Found With Muzzle Taped

Police have arrested a man after a dog was found with electrical tape around its muzzle last week in North Charleston.

06/02/2015

Fulton County District Paul Howard (r) speaks with community activist Joe Beasley following a meeting with Freda Waiters on Wednesday. Waiters' son Ariston was shot and killed by a Union City police officer in December 2011.  (Credit: Maria Boynton/CBS Local)

[VIDEO] Second Grand Jury To Hear Case Of Young Man Shot In Back By Union City Police Officer

Above is the video of Fulton County District Attorney Paul Howard and community leaders following his meeting with Freda Waiters, family attorney Mawuli Davis and State Senator Vincent Fort. Howard told community leaders that the […]

WAOK-AM–05/29/2015

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10 Years Later, Man Claims Natalee Holloway Buried Under Aruba Hotel

A decade after Natalee Holloway went missing near an Aruba hotel, a Dutch citizen – Jurrien de Jong – says he knows where to find the body of the 18-year-old Alabama woman who disappeared on May 30, 2005 while on a high school graduation trip.

05/29/2015

Bernard Moore's family (l-r) son-in-law Nathaniel Spencer holding son Noah; Moore's daughter Keshanna Spencer, grandson  Detravious Hicks and son Bernardo Hicks. (Credit: Maria Boynton/CBS Local)

Family Of Man Struck And Killed By Atlanta Police Officer Sues The City

The family of Bernard Moore has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the City of Atlanta and seeks $5,000,000.00, according to their attorney Robert Bozeman. The amount being sought are for “wrongful death”, “pain and […]

WAOK-AM–05/26/2015

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GBI Reopens Teen Death Case: Victim’s Mother Speaks

ATLANTA, GEORGIA (WAOK)-The Georgia Bureau of Investigation has reopened the case of a 2011 police shooting that killed 19-year-old Ariston Waiters. Waiters was shot after a struggle with a Union City police officer. Officer Luther […]

WAOK-AM–05/26/2015

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South Carolina Beach Biker Rally Much Quieter Than Last Year’s Deadly Event

Authorities say this year’s Atlantic Beach Bikefest has been much quieter than last year’s violence-marred event.

05/25/2015

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Pit Bull Found Hanged From Metal Chain On Bridge

DeKalb County police come across a disturbing scene after finding a pit bull hanged from a bridge.

05/21/2015

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US State Dept. Employee Faces Cyberstalking, Hacking Charges

Authorities say a U.S. State Department employee sent threatening emails to college-aged women in the U.S. from his computer at the U.S. Embassy in London.

05/21/2015

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Tennessee Mother, Boyfriend Charged After Toddler’s Death

A Middle Tennessee woman and her boyfriend have been indicted following the death of her 23-month-old child.

05/19/2015

Shawnston Beaudoin has been sentenced to 22 years in federal prison for producing child pornography (Courtesy of the Fulton County Sheriff's Department)

Cobb County Man Sentenced To 22 Years For Producing Child Pornography

Shawnston Beudoin of Kennesaw has been sentenced to 22 years in federal prison for producing child pornography. “Beaudoin preyed on the vulnerable and innocent of our society for his own personal pleasure. This office’s Project […]

WAOK-AM–05/19/2015