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Suspects indicted in west Forsyth car break-in spree

Suspects indicted in west Forsyth car break-in spree

WEST FORSYTH -- A trio of suspected car break-in thieves who rang in the July 4 weekend may soon lose their independence.

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Authorities find $101K of meth in cooler in Hall

Authorities find $101K of meth in cooler in Hall

HALL COUNTY -- A Norcross man faces methamphetamine trafficking charges after about $101,000 worth of the drug was seized, authorities said.

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Hall County man charged with child exploitation

Hall County man charged with child exploitation

HALL COUNTY -- A Hall County man was charged with child exploitation after investigators found 200 sexually explicit videos and photographs of minor children in his ...

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North Forsyth holiday weekend runaway caught

North Forsyth holiday weekend runaway caught

NORTH FORSYTH – A man was arrested last week after spending his Labor Day holiday weekend eluding deputies.

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Murder suspect sought in shooting death of Gainesville man

Murder suspect sought in shooting death of Gainesville man

GAINESIVLLE -- Authorities are searching for a 33-year-old man suspected of murder in the Friday night shooting death of a Gainesville man.

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South Forsyth woman suspected of hit and run found peeing behind truck

South Forsyth woman suspected of hit and run found peeing behind truck

SOUTH FORSYTH -- A south Forsyth woman was arrested Thursday night after fleeing from an accident that injured one person, though she made sure to relieve ...

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Gainesville Police searching for missing woman

Gainesville Police searching for missing woman

The Gainesville Police Department “is actively searching for” a missing 43-year-old woman, according to a Facebook post on the department’s page Thursday afternoon.

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Police: Gainesville man accused of attempted rape at Dairy Queen

Police: Gainesville man accused of attempted rape at Dairy Queen

GAINESVILLE -- A Gainesville man is accused of attempting to sexually assault a woman in a Gainesville Dairy Queen restroom, police said.

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Police: Remains found Friday in Gainesville were adult male

Police: Remains found Friday in Gainesville were adult male

GAINESVILLE – The remains found Friday in a vacant lot in Gainesville were an adult male, Gainesville Police Sgt. Kevin Holbrook said Sunday. The man’s ...

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Georgia Southern student shot, killed; friend faces charges

Georgia Southern student shot, killed; friend faces charges

STATESBORO - A Georgia Southern student was shot and killed early Wednesday morning and a friend faces involuntary manslaughter - felony charges in connection with his death ...

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 Citizen journalist files lawsuit against property owners from 2014 rally

Citizen journalist files lawsuit against property owners from 2014 rally

DAWSON COUNTY - Nearly two years after Nydia Tisdale was arrested at a GOP rally at Burt's Pumpkin Farm in Dawsonville the "citizen journalist" has ...

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Forsyth Superior Court text-based customer service debuts

Forsyth Superior Court text-based customer service debuts

Instead of playing phone tag with government officials over a simple question, residents can now get answers from the Forsyth County Clerk of State and ...

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OSHA continues legal fight to inspect poultry plant

OSHA continues legal fight to inspect poultry plant

GAINESVILLE — The Occupational Safety and Health Administration is pushing back against a local judge’s recommendation to deny the agency a warrant to inspect the ...

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Rape, kidnapping among charges for man after two-hour foot chase

Rape, kidnapping among charges for man after two-hour foot chase

OAKWOOD -- Oakwood Police added charges including rape and kidnapping for a man accused of assaulting a woman and two officers with a knife Sunday.

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Forsyth County Sheriff’s Office receives state accreditation

Forsyth County Sheriff’s Office receives state accreditation

FORSYTH COUNTY -- The Forsyth County Sheriff’s Office was once again awarded certification from the State of Georgia Law Enforcement Certification Program.

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Surveillance footage shows armed south Forsyth bank robbery suspect

Surveillance footage shows armed south Forsyth bank robbery suspect

SOUTH FORSYTH – Forsyth County Sheriff’s investigators are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying a suspect involved in an armed robbery at the Foothills ...

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Gainesville man accused of threatening Islamic leader, others with gun; kidnapping baby

Gainesville man accused of threatening Islamic leader, others with gun; kidnapping baby

A Gainesville man is accused of threatening people with an AK-47 rifle and kidnapping a baby, police said.

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Gainesville man charged in home invasion, assault

Gainesville man charged in home invasion, assault

A Gainesville man is charged with entering an apartment and pointing a gun at four people, police said.

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FBI seeking scruffy-bearded suspect from Roswell robbery

FBI seeking scruffy-bearded suspect from Roswell robbery

ROSWELL -- The FBI is looking for the public’s help in identifying a man who they say tried to rob a Bank of America branch ...

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Cumming man arrested on  suspicion of trafficking meth

Cumming man arrested on suspicion of trafficking meth

CUMMING – A Cumming man was arrested after a traffic stop Sunday, Aug. 14 for suspected trafficking in methamphetamine.

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No new leads in North Forsyth High fire

No new leads in North Forsyth High fire

NORTH FORSYTH -- Forsyth County Fire Department investigators said they have no new leads in the Friday, Aug. 12 fire at North Forsyth High School, according ...

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Authorities release information on south Forsyth armed robbery suspect

Authorities release information on south Forsyth armed robbery suspect

SOUTH FORSYTH – An armed robbery occurred about 12:30 p.m. Tuesday at Foothills Community Bank on Bethelview Road, according to officials with the Forsyth ...

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Suspect at large after armed bank robbery in south Forsyth

Suspect at large after armed bank robbery in south Forsyth

SOUTH FORSYTH – An armed robbery occurred about 12:30 p.m. Tuesday at Foothills Community Bank on Bethelview Road, according to officials with the Forsyth ...

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Authorities: Gainesville man struck person holding baby with car, fired gun into crowd

Authorities: Gainesville man struck person holding baby with car, fired gun into crowd

A Gainesville man faces seven counts of aggravated assault after allegedly hitting a person with a car and firing a gun, according to authorities.

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Weapons taken after truck smashes into Buford store

Weapons taken after truck smashes into Buford store

BUFORD - A pickup truck smashed through a Buford business Sunday morning, followed by suspects taking rifles and pistols from the store.

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Katt Williams charged with battery in Los Angeles

Katt Williams charged with battery in Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES — Los Angeles prosecutors have charged Katt Williams with misdemeanor battery over an altercation he had with a woman in a parking lot last ...

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Baby’s broken bones lead to charges for Gainesville babysitter

Baby’s broken bones lead to charges for Gainesville babysitter

GAINESVILLE — A Gainesville woman was arrested Wednesday in connection with a 5-month-old child who, in the course of a month, fractured three leg bones and ...

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Suspect runs after traffic stop, schools lock down in south Forsyth

Suspect runs after traffic stop, schools lock down in south Forsyth

SOUTH FORSYTH -- A Decatur man was arrested Tuesday afternoon after he fled a traffic stop in south Forsyth.

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Three indicted on murder charges in Gainesville apartment shooting

Three indicted on murder charges in Gainesville apartment shooting

Three men have been charged with felony murder in an indictment in alleged connection to a fatal April shooting.

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Former West Hall coach indicted on charge from relationship with student

Former West Hall coach indicted on charge from relationship with student

A former West Hall High School boys basketball coach was indicted Wednesday for allegedly having sex with a student.

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