JUST IN: Sketch of Tanger Outlet shooter released

6:51 am Apr. 27, 2017

Authorities early Thursday released a sketch of a gunman suspected of shooting a Banks County sheriff’s deputy in the chest at the Tanger Outlet mall in Commerce.

Agencies throughout northeast Georgia including Hall County

DEVELOPING: Police search for multiple gunmen after NW Atlanta shooting

2:11 pm Feb. 8, 2017

Police are searching for multiple gunmen following a shooting Wednesday afternoon in northwest Atlanta.

Officers arrived shortly after 1 p.m. and found a person shot in the leg on Center Street and multiple others still shooting, Atlanta Deputy Chief Jeff Glazier said.

“There was a little bit of chaos on the scene when police arrived,” Glazier said.

Dozens of Atlanta police officers continued searching for the shooters in the area of the Etheridge

Tyrone Brooks ordered to pay $250,000 in restitution

7:20 pm Feb. 4, 2016

Former state Rep. Tyrone Brooks was ordered on Thursday to pay $250,000 in restitution for diverting charitable donations to his personal use.

Brooks, a longtime civil rights leader and legislator, pleaded guilty last year to one

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.

Man killed in wreck on Bells Ferry Road in Cobb County

10:30 am Oct. 29, 2015

A man was killed Thursday morning in a multi-vehicle wreck on Bells Ferry Road, Cobb County police said.

Investigators believe a driver was southbound on Bells Ferry Road, just west of I-75 near Marietta, when he

No injuries in second violent home invasion in two days

10:21 am Oct. 29, 2015

No one was injured when a group of four to five armed robbers barged into a south Fulton County home early Thursday in the second violent home invasion in as many days in the southern suburbs.

Channel 2 Action News reported there were four adults and three children inside the house on Flat Shoals Road when five suspects broke through the back door about 1 a.m. Thursday.

Two of the adults hid

Lockdown lifted at Tri-Cities High School as search for intruders continues

2:42 pm Oct. 28, 2015

One person is in custody and the search for several others continues after a frightening afternoon at Tri-Cities High School in East Point.

According to Channel 2 Action News, four people — who were not Tri-Cities students — entered the school. There were rumors at least one person may have had a weapon, the television station reported. Security confronted the intruders, who took off running out of the school. Officers caught

Cash, jewelry taken in Henry County home invasion

12:27 pm Oct. 28, 2015

Henry County police Wednesday were investigating a home invasion near McDonough.

About 4:40 a.m. Wednesday, Henry police were dispatched to a home on Zachary’s Way, Capt. Joey Smith said in an emailed statement. The homeowners told police three masked individuals kicked in the back door of the residence, forced them into one area of the home and ransacked the place.

The suspects fled the home with cellphones, jewelry and some cash, Smith