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Wrong Body Buried After Crime Lab Mix-Up

A coroner says a mix-up at the state crime lab led an Augusta area family to bury the wrong body during a closed-casket funeral.

02/19/2015

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Accused Killer Of Cobb Couple “Not The Type People That Live In My District”

A 28-year-old man from Telfair County, Georgia, is charged with malice murder and armed robbery in the deaths of Marietta couple Bud and June Runion. Police say that Ronnie Adrian “Jay” Towns was likely the […]

WAOK-AM–01/27/2015

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98 Warrants Issued In Ga. Child Porn Investigation

ATLANTA (AP) — The Georgia Bureau of Investigation has announced warrants have been issued for nearly 100 people suspected of distributing child pornography over the Internet. GBI spokesman John Bankhead says the three-month investigation involved […]

04/11/2013

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Report: Dawson County Prosecutor Found Dead

A Dawson County, Ga., prosecutor who was allegedly being investigated by the Georgia Bureau of Investigation has been found dead.

12/14/2012

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GBI Identifies Bodies Found In Burned Out Home

CANTON, Ga. (AP) — Authorities have identified the three bodies found in the rubble of a house fire last month in Cherokee County, north of Atlanta. Cherokee County Sheriff’s office Lt. Jay Baker said in […]

WAOK-AM–08/03/2012

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Police: Ga. Girl Forced To Live In Chicken Coop

Authorities in west Georgia have arrested two parents accused of making their 15-year-old daughter live in a chicken coop for days at a time.

07/10/2012

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GBI Completes Look Into High School Football Fight

WARREN Co, Ga (AP)-After 135 interviews with coaches, players and fans, the Georgia Bureau of Investigation has completed its probe into an Oct. 14 melee that left a high school football coach with serious injuries […]

WAOK-AM–12/18/2011

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More Syringes Found At Walmart

CARTERSVILLE, Ga (AJC)- Two more syringes have been found in clothing at a Walmart in Cartersville, the Bartow County Sheriff’s Office said Saturday. The syringes were found this week in the pocket of a nightgown […]

WAOK-AM–12/18/2011

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Group Of Sovereign Citizens in Custody

Dekalb County has brought charges against a group of Sovereign Citizens. Sovereign Citizens are known for moving into abandoned properties. Once moved in they create false deeds, to make it seem as if they are the […]

WAOK-AM–03/16/2011

Atlanta Public School Confessions

Some Atlanta teachers have come forward with a startling admission.

11/30/2010

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