Young man found shot, killed on southwest Atlanta street

12:23 pm Dec. 26, 2015

A young man was found shot and killed Saturday morning on a southwest Atlanta street.

Atlanta police spokesman Sgt. Warren Pickard said authorities responded to a “person down” call on the 400 block of Holderness St.

Cops: 77-year-old dies after accidentally driving into Lake Lanier

6:07 pm Dec. 12, 2015

The body of a 77-year-old Cumming woman was found inside a car pulled from Lake Lanier on Saturday, officials said.

Forsyth County Sheriff’s Office spokesman Cpl. Robin Regan said deputies and firefighters responded to the Tidwell Park and found a silver Toyota Camry “completely underwater” at the end of a boat ramp. Officials retrieved the car and found 77-year-old Reva Jennings inside.

“Detectives believe Jennings accidentally drove into the lake,” Regan said

Grayson man charged in fatal crash on U.S. 78

1:03 pm Oct. 28, 2015

A Grayson man has been charged in connection with a Tuesday night crash that killed a 68-year-old woman.

Police believe Telly Savalas Brannon caused the crash by making an improper left turn.

According to Gwinnett County police

Georgia man accused of extorting sexually explicit photos from underage girls

4:11 pm Oct. 27, 2015

A Georgia man is facing federal charges in a child pornography case that one official called “as repulsive as it is illegal.”

Clinton Briggs Miller, 26, of Rome was indicted by a federal grand jury last week on charges of enticing minors to produce child pornography. According to information released Tuesday by the U.S. Attorney’s Office in Atlanta, the charges stem from text messages Miller exchanged with underage girls in California and