Police in Atlanta’s northwestern suburbs say the death of a 19-year-old man was caused when another man accidentally fired a handgun as both handled it in a way police described as recklessly.
A south Georgia gun dealer is facing federal weapons charges.
Police say a Huntsville woman was shot in the chest by a small-caliber handgun she knocked off a shelf.
The Federal Bureau of Investigation and local police and sheriff’s deputies are searching for suspects in the armed robbery of a south Georgia bank.
Authorities in suburban Atlanta say a police officer shot and killed a man after they say he refused to drop a handgun.
Houston County authorities say a 17-year-old girl fatally shot her 12-year-old sister before setting fire to the family home.