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$11 Million Drug Haul

DULUTH, Ga. (AP) – Authorities in suburban Atlanta say they’ve discovered cocaine and methamphetamine with an estimated street value of more than $11 million. Gwinnett County officials say the drugs were stored in a warehouse on […]

WAOK-AM–02/14/2012

Apple's New iPhone 4s Goes On Sale

Phone App Leads To Arrest

MARIETTA, Ga. (AP) – An iPhone application helped Marietta police find a stolen phone and led to the seizure of drugs and guns. Police responded to a call about a stolen iPhone around 3 a.m. […]

WAOK-AM–01/18/2012

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Big Pot Bust on I-20

DOUGLAS Co. Ga (WAOK/AJC)-A Riverdale man is in custody after a traffic stop in Douglas County led to the seizure of more than 100 pounds of marijuana. The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office said Lendell Henderson, […]

WAOK-AM–01/13/2012

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University Of Georgia Tutor Arrested With Sister For Dorm Drug-Dealing Business

One month after an 18-year-old University of Georgia student was arrested for selling marijuana out of her dorm room, the girl’s 21-year-old sister – the girl’s business partner – has also been arrested.

12/15/2011

Medical Marijuana Activists In California Protest Raids And Prosecutions

Smell of Marijuana Leads to Three Arrests

Cumming (WAOK/Patch)-Oct. 16, while patrolling the cell phone towers around Keith Bridge Road a deputy smelled burnt marijuana. The deputy determined the smell was coming from an old condemned house on Martin Road. The deputy proceeded […]

WAOK-AM–10/23/2011

Jamal Parris Arrested In Miami

ATLANTA (WAOK)-Jamal Parris, one of the plaintiffs in the sexual misconduct case against Bishop Eddie Long was arrested this week in Miami Beach, Florida. According to police reports, Parris was stopped by a state trooper […]

WAOK-AM–07/02/2011

Cop Arrested for Marijuana

ATLANTA (WAOK) A 55 year old Smyrna cop was arrested and fired from his job on Thursday after he was caught with marijuana.  Smyrna police say Clyde Cook was stopped by Cobb County Sheriff’s deputies at around […]

WAOK-AM–04/09/2011

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Marijuana Use Could Lead To Mental Illness

Kids who smoke marijuana could be increasing their risk of mental illness.  A new study shows marijuana use might speed up the onset of psychosis in people predisposed to diseases like schizophrenia.  The Australian study […]

WAOK-AM–02/09/2011

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Eagle Bar Investigator Charged With DUI!!!

The lead investigator for the Atlanta police department raid on the Eagle Bar last year is on administrative leave  after being arrested for DUI last week. Officer Bennie Bridges was arrested by Cobb County police […]

WAOK-AM–02/07/2011

Montel Williams Cited for Pipe

 Former talk show host Montel Williams stopped for having a marijuana pipe at a Wisconsin airport. But those who know Montel are not surprised.

01/05/2011

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