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Police Searching For 10-Foot, 300-Pound Metal Rooster Stolen From Perch

Police are searching for whoever made off with Rocket the Rusty Rooster, a 10-foot-tall, 300-pound metal sculpture stolen from its perch outside an Athens business.

03/31/2015

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Missing Toddler Found Dead In Lake

A search for a missing toddler in central Georgia ended when his body was found in Lake Sinclair.

03/26/2015

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4-Year-Old Found At Grandmothers House After Police Search

Authorities say a child who was sought by state police has been found unharmed.

03/17/2015

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Boy Behind Wall Used Texts To Help Police Locate Him

A 13-year-old boy used text messages and photos to help lead police to the small compartment behind an upstairs linen closet where he was being hidden inside his father’s and stepmother’s home in the Atlanta suburbs, authorities said Monday.

12/02/2014

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Mississippi Family Vanishes After Car Crash

Mississippi Police say they have found a wallet and other items linked to three members of a Jackson-area family reported missing after a car crash.

11/05/2013

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Man Arrested In Baltimore In Phylicia Barnes Case

ATLANTA (WAOK)  Baltimore police have made an arrest in the death of Phylicia Barnes the North Carolina teen with ties to Atlanta. Barnes disappeared on a trip to Baltimore to visit family over the Christmas holidays […]

WAOK-AM–04/26/2012

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Gwinnett County Woman Missing for 24 Hours Found Safe

ATLANTA – (WAOK)  Gwinnett police say a 72-year old woman,  who disappeared from her son’s Lawrenceville home on Monday,  has been found safe.   Chang Peterson apparently walked away from the house on Rock Springs Road,   and […]

WAOK-AM–01/03/2012

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2 Weeks Later Gwinnett Mother Still Missing

ATLANTA (WAOK/AP)- 20 year-old Athena Joy Curry went missing on May 29th in Southwest Atlanta. Curry’s family is  making an emotional plea for the safe return of the Gwinnett County mother. According to the father […]

WAOK-AM–06/13/2011

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Phylicia Barnes Funeral Set

Atlanta-(WAOK) The private funeral service for Phylicia Barnes is scheduled for Saturday at at the Springfield  Baptist Church in Conyers. Phylicia Barnes disappeared Dec. 28 while visiting her older half-siblings in Baltimore. Her body was found floating […]

WAOK-AM–05/04/2011

Bartow Wife And Mother Found

ATLANTA (WAOK)- Police in Bartow County are no longer searching for a woman who went missing last Friday. Wazineh Suleiman went missing after she told her children she was going out to rent a movie. […]

WAOK-AM–04/14/2011

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