Police Arrested An Atlanta Man For Attempted Murder After His 18-Day-Old Baby Was Hospitalized With Anti-Freeze PoisoningPolice Arrested An Atlanta Man For Attempted Murder After His 18-Day-Old Baby Was Hospitalized With Anti-Freeze Poisoning. City of South Fulton Police arrested Curtis Jack after his baby was taken to children's healthcare of Atlanta Scottish Rite. Doctors found the infant tested positive for ethylene glycol, a chemical often found in automotive anti-freeze. Jack was charged with attempted murder, cruelty to children and child endangerment. The baby's condition has not been released.
Attorneys Demand City Of Atlanta Pay $16 Million For Secoriea Turner's DeathAttorneys with The Davis Bozeman and Cochran Law Firms are blaming Councilwoman Joyce Shepard, Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms and the City of Atlanta for the death of Secoriea Turner, 8. They announced their intent to file a lawsuit during a press conference on October 19, 2020.
Family Pleads For Help To Find Missing DeKalb Co. Resident Daniel KwonAccording to a Gwinnett County Police Department (GCPD) statement, a woman jumped out of her moving car with her child during a carjacking at the Exxon Gas station at 1350 Boggs Road in Duluth on August 18.
Gwinnett County's Secret COVID WeaponGwinnett County launches "Listen To Your Mom" campaign uses motherly guilt to persuade people to communicate key steps people should take.
Pressure Mounts On Stonecrest Mayor Over Recycling CenterStonecrest mayor faces a number of allegations including extortion and illegal use of city funds.
Chase Elliott Debut A New Paint Scheme In Honor Of Breast Cancer Awareness MonthNASCAR’s next stop is at Kansas , the following week will be Texas and that is where Chase Elliott will debut this paint scheme in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month. It’s a cause that Elliott takes personally.
The Atlanta Falcons Went Back To Work Today At Flowery Branch Getting Ready For The Vikings On SundayThis was the first practice with now Interim Head Coach Raheem Morris at the helm. While the team searches for a way to get that elusive first victory there is still the matter of Matt Ryan’s Future. Today Ryan spoke for the first time since the coaching change.
GBI Seizes Over 100 Kilos Of Suspected Meth In Drug RaidAfter a joint investigation with the Georgia Bureau of Investigation (GBI) and Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) Atlanta, police arrested five people on trafficking methamphetamine charges
Record Early Voting Pressures Georgia Election SystemAs of Wednesday morning, more than 241,000 early voters had cast their ballots. Georgia Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger said social distancing and having to wipe down equipment during the COVID-19 pandemic has contributed to some of the long lines, and so has the limited bandwidth, because of the large turnout.
Falcons New Head CoachThe (0-5) Atlanta Falcons will visit the Minnesota Vikings this weekend and when they do, they will be led by Interim Head Coach Raheem Morris. Morris had served under Dan Quinn since 2015. Quinn along with GM Thoms Dimitroff was fired after Sunday’s game. Morris, who was head coach at Tampa bay for 3 seasons, met the media this afternoon and discussed the last 48 hours.
Judge Amy Coney Barrett's Supreme Court Confirmation Hearings Resumed Yesterday.Senators got their chance to directly question the judge about her views. Democrats focused on her views about the affordable care act and abortion - two issues that will come up before the court if she is confirmed.
Delta Reports $5.38 Billion 3rd Quarter LossLosses attributed to buyouts, early retirement packages and a 76% drop in revenue.
Long Lines In Early Voting Second DayThousands of people, some braving hours-long waits, glitches and politically motivated obstruction, are flocking to cast early ballots and writing the story of a pandemic-era election that may change how America votes.
Gwinnett Co. Woman Scammed Out Of $10,000 By PhoneDacula resident Tammy Owens says she got a phone call from someone claiming to be an agent with the Social Security Administration. The agent said the FBI had issued a warrant for her arrest.
Popular Atlanta Halloween Event Goes VirtualOakland Cemetery's "Capturing the Spirit of Oakland" tour won't take place, and cemetery staffers have created a virtual experience instead. The annual Halloween season tour features actors bringing to life the stories of those who eternally rest in the famed cemetery and the virtual version will feature the same thing.
Amy Coney Barrett Senate Confirmation Hearings BeginSenate Republicans are fast tracking her nomination before the election.
Louisiana Cleans Up After DeltaHomes damaged by Hurricane Laura hit again.
Hurricane Delta: 2 Georgians Injured, Flooding Derails Train In LilburnTwo people in Georgia were injured Saturday during tornadoes spawned by the storm and a CSX train derailed due to heavy rain in Lilburn.
Georgia Early Voting Marked By Massive LinesA technical glitch at the State Farm Arena voting supersite, hours-long lines, and a last-minute court ruling marked the start of in-person early voting in Georgia.
Jill Biden Campaigns In DeKalb CountyShe joined an early vote rally in Decatur with other Democratic officials.
DeKalb County: CORE4 Training Facility Added To Early Voting LocationsVoter booths on a gym floor is what some early voters may see in DeKalb County starting next week. County CEO Michael Thurmond announced a partnership with NBA All-Star Paul Millsap to open an early voting location at the CORE4 training facility in Chamblee.
Clayton County Sheriff's Deputy FiredClayton County Sheriff Victor Hill said in a statement that when Deputy Nicole Pitts took a handcuffed suspect into custody, the suspect refused to enter the patrol car. Deputy Pitt pulled out her issued sidearm and placed it under suspect’s chin to get him to comply.
Project Safe Home: Police Arrest 71 DeKalb Domestic Violence SuspectsDeputies with the DeKalb County Sheriff's Office hit the road on October 8, 2020, for an operation called Project Safe Home, rounding up domestic violence suspects. The arrests coincide with Domestic Violence Awareness Month.
Ga. Dept. Of Public Health Recommends Flu Shots To Prevent A "Twindemic"Governor Brian Kemp gave an update on the COVID-19 pandemic at a press conference on October 7, 2020, where he also urged the public to get flu shots. He was joined by Georgia Department of Public Health Commissioner Dr. Kathleen Toomey.