A nearly two-year drug investigation in coastal Georgia and neighboring South Carolina led to police intercepting roughly $2.7 million worth of cocaine being smuggled along a highway and brought charges against 39 suspects, authorities said Monday.
TELFAIR COUNTY, GA – (WAOK/AJC) - Telfair County authorities say they have confiscated 840 pounds of cocaine, some of which, was hidden in a produce truck. A Marietta man and three other suspects were arrested in […]
DOUGLAS COUNTY- (WAOK/AJC) - Drug Enforcement agents say they have taken down a drug trafficking operation, that originated in Mexico and ran drugs to Atlanta and other cities. A senior agent with Atlanta’s DEA office says the […]
LOS ANGELES (AJC/AP)-Investigators found cocaine in the Beverly Hills hotel room where Whitney Houston was found drowned on Feb. 11, according to a TMZ report Friday. The entertainment site, referencing police documents, said authorities recovered […]
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Officials say the release of Whitney Houston’s full autopsy report may offer more clues about whether the singer suffered a heart attack before her drowning death. Assistant Chief Coroner Ed Winter says details […]
An Atlanta teen who texted ‘wolf’ about being held hostage by “several Asian males armed with multiple shotguns” faces a slew of charges for her exaggerated texts – messages that caused Atlanta SWAT to arrive to the scene of what was thought to be a hostage situation.
ATLANTA- (WAOK) Prisoners serving time for crack cocaine offenses may get a break in their sentence. U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder says prisoners who do not have long arrest records and whose crimes did not […]
A fourth grader at Thomson Elementary School in Northwest D.C could be charged with drug possession. According to reports the student brought cocaine into the classroom and shared it with other students. Some of the children swallowed […]