A man with an assault rifle and other weapons exchanged gunfire with officers Tuesday at an Atlanta-area elementary school before surrendering, a police chief said, with dramatic overhead television footage capturing the young students racing out of the building, being escorted by teachers and police to safety. No one was injured.
A young man fatally shot a 13-month-old baby in a stroller in coastal Georgia when the child’s mother did not immediately hand over her purse, a prosecutor said on the first day of the man’s murder trial Tuesday, while a defense attorney suggested to a jury that the child’s parents were somehow involved in the slaying.
The prosecution is expected to continue its case against Andrea Sneiderman Monday.
Police in metro Atlanta say a 79-year-old man has been fatally shot by his son, who called police and surrendered afterward.
AVONDALE ESTATES, Ga. (WAOK) — Police have made an arrest int he shooting death of a cab driver on Friday morning. According to the AJC, Cabbie Dedrick Darcelin was shot and killed at the Oak Creek […]
ATLANTA (AP/WAOK) — Atlanta Police say they will assign extra patrols to an east Atlanta neighborhood after a string of violent crime there and in the nearby Grant Park area. Residents of East Atlanta Village […]
Hall County sheriff’s officials say a student was injured in an accidental BB gun shooting at Johnson High School in Gainesville.
Atlanta police say two men have been arrested in a double shooting that killed a 2-year old girl and left her brother wounded.
Police say a man has died after being fatally shot on a Georgia interstate.
Authorities say a 4-year-old who gained access to a loaded gun during a family cookout has shot and killed the wife of a Wilson County sheriff’s deputy.