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Suspect shot, killed after confrontation with state troopers in Gainesville

Suspect shot, killed after confrontation with state troopers in Gainesville

GAINESVILLE - A suspect was shot and killed after a confrontation with Georgia State Patrol troopers Saturday night in Gainesville that resulted in injuries to three ...

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Shooting reported, manhunt underway in Gainesville

Shooting reported, manhunt underway in Gainesville

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SUV slides under semi in south Forsyth

SUV slides under semi in south Forsyth

SOUTH FORSYTH – An Alpharetta man is in custody at an area hospital for driving under the influence of drugs Monday afternoon when he wrecked into ...

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Serial groper arrested in south Forsyth

Serial groper arrested in south Forsyth

SOUTH FORSYTH -- A south Forsyth man suspected of assaulting three women on separate occasions in an attempt to grope them has been arrested, authorities said.

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Anti-LGBT marquee sign at Buford church vandalized

Anti-LGBT marquee sign at Buford church vandalized

A Buford church’s sign, which read in part “Satan made gays and transgender,” was covered in black paint between Sunday night and Monday morning ...

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Double shooting suspect who fled scene caught in Maryland

Double shooting suspect who fled scene caught in Maryland

CUMMING – A man wanted on charges of shooting two people at a residence in Cumming last month before fleeing the area has been caught in ...

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Cumming man indicted for $110K theft

Cumming man indicted for $110K theft

CUMMING -- A Cumming man accused of stealing more than $110,000 over a 15-month period from a local business has been indicted by a Forsyth ...

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Double shooting suspect in Cumming indicted on separate charges

Double shooting suspect in Cumming indicted on separate charges

A man suspected of shooting two people at a residence last month has been indicted on separate domestic violence charges.

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Home invasion suspect sought after climbing fence with handgun in Buford

Home invasion suspect sought after climbing fence with handgun in Buford

A home invasion suspect climbed a fence with a handgun in Buford May 23 and tried to force his way into the home, police said.

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Two charged after puppy found in hot car at Mall of Georgia

Two charged after puppy found in hot car at Mall of Georgia

A Gwinnett County Police officer broke a window Tuesday to rescue a puppy from a car in the Mall of Georgia parking lot, according to ...

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Authorities: Gainesville man accused of raping 15-year-old girl

Authorities: Gainesville man accused of raping 15-year-old girl

A Gainesville man is accused of picking up a 15-year-old girl in his vehicle and sexually assaulting her six months ago, according to authorities.

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Women charged over children's excessive school absences

Women charged over children's excessive school absences

DAWSON COUNTY - Warrants were issued last week for two Dawson County mothers accused of violating the state's school truancy law.

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Man charged with arson in Memorial Day fire that burned woman

Man charged with arson in Memorial Day fire that burned woman

FLOWERY BRANCH - A man has been charged with arson and aggravated battery in a Memorial Day fire that injured a 56-year-old woman.

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Forsyth deputy, EMS saves teen’s life from heroin overdose with Narcan

Forsyth deputy, EMS saves teen’s life from heroin overdose with Narcan

FORSYTH COUNTY – For the second time in just as many weeks, a teenager’s life was saved when local emergency personnel used an anti-overdose drug ...

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Motorcyclist found with meth after police chase in north Forsyth

Motorcyclist found with meth after police chase in north Forsyth

NORTHEAST FORSYTH -- A Kennesaw man is facing more than a dozen charges, including possession of a large amount of methamphetamine, after he led a high-speed ...

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Reward offered for information leading to arrest of Cumming double shooting suspect

Reward offered for information leading to arrest of Cumming double shooting suspect

CUMMING – Atlanta Crime Stoppers is offering a reward of up to $2,000 for information that leads to the arrest of a man suspected of ...

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Woman found dead in Lake Lanier identified as missing woman

Woman found dead in Lake Lanier identified as missing woman

The woman found dead Saturday in Lake Lanier has been identified as Lizeth Ruby Ruiz, who went missing May 18 at Lanier Point Park.

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Man suspected in double shooting in Cumming remains at large

Man suspected in double shooting in Cumming remains at large

CUMMING – A man suspected of shooting two people at a residence in Cumming early Monday morning is being sought by local law enforcement.

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Body found at Lanier Point Park

A body was found in Lake Lanier just off shore at Lanier Point Park on Saturday afternoon, according to Gainesville police spokesman Sgt. Kevin Holbrook.

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Search ends at Lake Lanier park for missing Gainesville woman

Search ends at Lake Lanier park for missing Gainesville woman

Authorities say they have exhausted their ground and water search at Lanier Point Park for Lizeth Ruby Ruiz, a Gainesville woman who has been missing ...

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Authorities: Two men charged with possessing child porn

Authorities: Two men charged with possessing child porn

Two Gainesville men are accused of possessing child pornography, according to authorities.

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Search ongoing at Lake Lanier for Gainesville woman

Search ongoing at Lake Lanier for Gainesville woman

The search has resumed for a Gainesville woman who has been missing since Wednesday night.

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Man’s foot severed in Lake Lanier boating incident, another man charged

Man’s foot severed in Lake Lanier boating incident, another man charged

GAINESVILLE — A Suwanee man suffered severe injuries to his feet, one of which was “a complete amputation,” after a boating incident Saturday on Lake Lanier ...

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Man indicted for arson of his north Forsyth home

Man indicted for arson of his north Forsyth home

NORTH FORSYTH — A north Forsyth man has been indicted for arson in connection with a bedroom fire that sent him to the hospital in October.

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Case against fake Forsyth nurse who cared for Bobbi Kristina moves on

Case against fake Forsyth nurse who cared for Bobbi Kristina moves on

NORTH FORSYTH — A Forsyth County grand jury has indicted a Buford woman accused of impersonating a nurse at a north Forsyth health care facility and ...

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South Forsyth woman charged with child molestation, rape

South Forsyth woman charged with child molestation, rape

CUMMING — A south Forsyth woman turned herself into law enforcement Thursday morning on charges of child molestation and rape.

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Armed robbers strike Sun Suites in Cumming

Armed robbers strike Sun Suites in Cumming

CUMMING — Cumming police are working to identify two men suspected of robbing a motel at gunpoint earlier this month.

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Lawyer wants some charges dismissed in jewelry store heists

Lawyer wants some charges dismissed in jewelry store heists

PANAMA CITY, Fla. — An attorney for a woman accused in a string of armed jewelry store robberies across the South says some of the charges ...

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GBI investigating alleged unauthorized purchases on Hall school system credit card

GBI investigating alleged unauthorized purchases on Hall school system credit card

GAINESVILLE - The Georgia Bureau of Investigation is looking into whether a former Hall County school resource officer made unauthorized purchases on a school system credit ...

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Mental Health CARE Court honors first grads in Forsyth

Mental Health CARE Court honors first grads in Forsyth

CUMMING — Five local residents have become the first graduates of Forsyth County Superior Court’s Mental Health CARE Court.

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