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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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Police: 2 suspects used motion picture money for lawn equipment

Police: 2 suspects used motion picture money for lawn equipment

Two suspects used $1,000 of fraudulent, “motion picture” money to buy lawn equipment last month at a Buford Wal-Mart, police said.

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Dawsonville woman indicted on meth trafficking

Dawsonville woman indicted on meth trafficking

A Dawsonville woman accused of trafficking methamphetamine — and concealing it in a can of peaches — has been indicted on various drug charges by a Forsyth ...

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Police release clothing description connected to bones found along I-985

Police release clothing description connected to bones found along I-985

Gwinnett County Police on Friday released information about clothing connected to a woman’s skull and bones found July 29 along Interstate 985 in Buford.

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Woman with flesh-eating bacteria suing Northeast Georgia Health System

Woman with flesh-eating bacteria suing Northeast Georgia Health System

GAINESVILLE -- Gainesville-based Northeast Georgia Health System is accused of medical malpractice in a lawsuit involving a Gwinnett County woman who suffered amputations as part of ...

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Two West Hall football players charged with shoplifting

Two West Hall football players charged with shoplifting

FLOWERY BRANCH - Two West Hall High School football players are accused of taking smartphone accessories from a Flowery Branch department store, police said.

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Man attempts armed robbery at The Collection in south Forsyth

Man attempts armed robbery at The Collection in south Forsyth

SOUTH FORSYTH – A suspect remains at large after he attempted an armed robbery at BB&T Bank at The Collection at Forsyth Wednesday morning.

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Meincke sworn in as Forsyth County Associate Juvenile Judge

Meincke sworn in as Forsyth County Associate Juvenile Judge

FORSYTH COUNTY -- Associate Juvenile Court Judge Randall Meincke was sworn in last week as the first full-time judge for the position in Forsyth County. He ...

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Dawson man arrested for hit-and-run in northeast Forsyth

Dawson man arrested for hit-and-run in northeast Forsyth

NORTHEAST FORSYTH -- A Dawsonville man with an outstanding warrant for identity fraud was arrested Saturday for a hit-and-run in northeast Forsyth that injured four people ...

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Father of missing Hall girl faces charges

Father of missing Hall girl faces charges

HALL COUNTY — The father of a Hall County 12-year-old who was missing for a week and a half faces multiple felony charges.

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 Missing Hall County 12-year-old found safe

Missing Hall County 12-year-old found safe

A missing Hall County 12-year-old was found safe in Spalding County on Sunday, authorities said.

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Man missing in Lake Lanier after boat incident ID'd

Man missing in Lake Lanier after boat incident ID'd

LAKE LANIER -- Search efforts continued Sunday for a 23-year-old Florida man missing in Lake Lanier, officials said.

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42 bags of meth found at northeast Hall home

42 bags of meth found at northeast Hall home

HALL COUNTY -- Authorities say they found 2.5 pounds of methamphetamine packaged for sale at a home on Old Cornelia Highway.

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Gainesville woman charged with pimping 15-year-old girl

Gainesville woman charged with pimping 15-year-old girl

HALL COUNTY -- A Gainesville woman is charged with pimping a 15-year-old girl in June, police said.

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Gainesville McDonald's employee fired for refusing to serve law officers

Gainesville McDonald's employee fired for refusing to serve law officers

GAINESVILLE -- The Hall County Sheriff’s Office said the McDonald’s at Jesse Jewell and Limestone parkways has terminated an employee after “the employee refused ...

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West freshman’s piccolo pilfered

West freshman’s piccolo pilfered

WEST FORSYTH -- A Forsyth County deputy was dispatched to West Forsyth High School on Monday evening after the sheriff’s office received a report that ...

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Bicyclist seriously injured in crash near Cumming

Bicyclist seriously injured in crash near Cumming

CUMMING -- Officials on the scene of a Saturday afternoon crash on Canton Highway said a bicyclist was seriously injured when she was struck by a ...

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