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No charges, serious injuries from alleged stabbing in north Forsyth

No charges, serious injuries from alleged stabbing in north Forsyth

NORTH FORSYTH — Despite the large law enforcement presence created by two separate incidents over the weekend, there was no threat of harm to the public ...

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Trail of Tears sign missing from road in northwest Forsyth

Trail of Tears sign missing from road in northwest Forsyth

NORTHWEST FORSYTH — One of the four signs on Old Federal Road in north Forsyth marking the Trail of Tears path from the 1830s has gone ...

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Dawson outlet mall shoplifting suspect arrested in Forsyth with cocaine, pot

Dawson outlet mall shoplifting suspect arrested in Forsyth with cocaine, pot

FORSYTH COUNTY – A south Georgia man suspected of shoplifting at the North Georgia Premium Outlets in neighboring Dawson County was arrested Tuesday afternoon in Forsyth ...

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Authorities: North Forsyth businessman had unauthorized patrol car markings

Authorities: North Forsyth businessman had unauthorized patrol car markings

GAINESVILLE — A north Forsyth businessman faces a misdemeanor charge after Hall County Sheriff’s Office deputies spotted a surplus vehicle with Hall County markings at ...

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Suspects indicted in armed robbery of south Forsyth Walmart

Suspects indicted in armed robbery of south Forsyth Walmart

SOUTH FORSYTH — Three Atlanta residents have been arraigned on charges from a series of armed robberies at area Walmart stores, including one in south Forsyth ...

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North Forsyth traffic stop yields 1,000 doses of meth stashed in can of peaches

North Forsyth traffic stop yields 1,000 doses of meth stashed in can of peaches

NORTH FORSYTH — A 46-year-old Dawsonville woman was arrested after a recent traffic stop in north Forsyth, during which authorities found about 1,000 suspected doses ...

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Three charged with murder in Gainesville shooting death

Three charged with murder in Gainesville shooting death

GAINESVILLE — Three men have been charged with felony murder in connection with a Monday night shooting death at a Gainesville apartment complex.

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15 bicycles stolen from Toys for Tots storage facility

15 bicycles stolen from Toys for Tots storage facility

GAINESVILLE — Fifteen bicycles and other goods have been stolen from a Toys for Tots storage facility in Gainesville run by the local Marine Corps League.

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One injured, two arrested following chase in Cumming

One injured, two arrested following chase in Cumming

CUMMING – One person was hospitalized and two were arrested following a brief chase Thursday evening that started with a traffic stop on Buford Highway at ...

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2 arrests made in burglary near Cumming

2 arrests made in burglary near Cumming

CUMMING -- Two men from Cumming have been arrested in connection with a recent residential burglary.

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Trailer with $10K in equipment stolen from south Forsyth Boy Scout troop

Trailer with $10K in equipment stolen from south Forsyth Boy Scout troop

SOUTH FORSYTH — A Boy Scout troop from south Forsyth is without $10,000 worth of camping and service project supplies after its storage trailer was ...

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Sheriff’s deputy fired after alleged inappropriate inmate relationship

Sheriff’s deputy fired after alleged inappropriate inmate relationship

GAINESVILLE — A Hall County Sheriff’s Office deputy has been fired after an investigation into an alleged inappropriate relationship with an inmate.

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Gunfire in north Forsyth triggers rumors, social media speculation

Gunfire in north Forsyth triggers rumors, social media speculation

NORTH FORSYTH — Local law enforcement is investigating reports of gunfire Sunday night in north Forsyth.

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Gainesville man accused of replacing son’s Adderall with sugar

Gainesville man accused of replacing son’s Adderall with sugar

GAINESVILLE — A Gainesville man is accused of switching his son’s drug Adderall, used to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, with a substance “believed to ...

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Two teens arrested in armed robbery near Cumming

Two teens arrested in armed robbery near Cumming

CUMMING — Two Roswell teenagers have been arrested in connection with the robbery Tuesday night of a gas station east of Cumming near Lake Lanier, authorities ...

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Dahlonega man hurt after police chase files lawsuit against Georgia State Patrol

Dahlonega man hurt after police chase files lawsuit against Georgia State Patrol

DAHLONEGA — A man knocked off a ladder after a 2014 car chase has filed a lawsuit against the state Department of Public Safety, seeking at ...

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Donations stolen from Humane Society of NE Ga.

Donations stolen from Humane Society of NE Ga.

GAINESVILLE - Two men took less than two minutes to steal a donation container shaped like a doghouse from the Humane Society of Northeast Georgia early ...

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12 indicted, nearly $1M drugs seized in investigation of cartel in Gainesville

12 indicted, nearly $1M drugs seized in investigation of cartel in Gainesville

GAINESVILLE — Nearly $1 million worth of drugs were seized and 11 people indicted following a 10-month investigation into a group known informally as the Lenox ...

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Man accused of forcefully entering church, taking jug of cash

Man accused of forcefully entering church, taking jug of cash

GAINESVILLE - A man is accused of forcing his way in to a Baptist church in Gainesville and leaving with a container of cash, according to ...

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Katt Williams, teenager charged with disorderly conduct after viral video of alleged fight

Katt Williams, teenager charged with disorderly conduct after viral video of alleged fight

GAINESVILLE - Comedian Katt Williams and a Gainesville teenager both face a charge of disorderly conduct after an alleged fight at a local apartment complex.

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Doctor from Cumming pleads guilty to false billing

Doctor from Cumming pleads guilty to false billing

ATLANTA — A doctor from Forsyth County has pleaded guilty to health care fraud for filing claims for surgical monitoring services he didn’t perform.

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Police: Rape suspect allegedly impersonated undercover officer

Police: Rape suspect allegedly impersonated undercover officer

GAINESVILLE - A Gainesville man is accused of impersonating an undercover law enforcement officer before allegedly sexually assaulting a woman at a Gainesville motel, police said.

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 Authorities: Gainesville man charged with exposing himself to children

Authorities: Gainesville man charged with exposing himself to children

GAINESVILLE - A Gainesville man is charged with exposing himself to three children allegedly “with the intent to satisfy his sexual desires,” according to Hall County ...

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Loganville driver indicted for causing collision in Cumming

Loganville driver indicted for causing collision in Cumming

CUMMING — A Loganville man who reportedly caused a crash that resulted in serious injuries for another driver in downtown Cumming has been indicted in connection ...

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High court reverses 2009 conviction in beating death of Forsyth boy, 2

High court reverses 2009 conviction in beating death of Forsyth boy, 2

ATLANTA — The Georgia Supreme Court has reversed the malice murder and cruelty to children convictions of a Forsyth County man found guilty of beating to ...

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Gainesville man charged with murdering girlfriend

Gainesville man charged with murdering girlfriend

GAINESVILLE - A Gainesville man has been charged with murder in Friday’s death of his live-in girlfriend.

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Naked south Forsyth church vandalism suspect indicted on charges

Naked south Forsyth church vandalism suspect indicted on charges

SOUTH FORSYTH — An Atlanta man who was arrested in July for vandalizing a church in south Forsyth while not wearing any clothes has been indicted.

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Former Gainesville Scoutmaster, church named in civil suit claiming sexual abuse in 1985

Former Gainesville Scoutmaster, church named in civil suit claiming sexual abuse in 1985

GAINESVILLE - A former Gainesville Scoutmaster is the target of a civil lawsuit alleging sexual abuse that brought a 22-year-old closed investigation into the light.

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Grand jury indicts teen for south Forsyth fight that ended in gunfire

Grand jury indicts teen for south Forsyth fight that ended in gunfire

SOUTH FORSYTH — A Roswell teenager has been indicted in Forsyth County in connection with a fight at a gas station earlier this year.

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Driver arrested after fleeing crash that injured woman, 19

Driver arrested after fleeing crash that injured woman, 19

NORTH FORSYTH — A man from Buford has been charged with driving under the influence in a hit-and-run, wrong-way two-vehicle wreck that injured a 19-year-old woman ...

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