Murder suspect Antoine Sims calls 911 over cold McDonald’s fries, ends up in police chase

Murder suspect Antoine Sims calls 911 over cold McDonald’s fries, ends up in police chase

A Georgia murder suspect with an outstanding warrant called 911 to complain about being served cold French fries at McDonald’s – then ended up in cuffs after trying to run from cops. Antoine Sims, 24, was wanted for missing a court date in a 2018 case where he and two others are accused of setting … Read more

Man shot, killed during birthday party in Atlanta: police

Man shot, killed during birthday party in Atlanta: police

A 19-year-old man died after he was shot during his birthday party at a rental home in Atlanta, Georgia, on Aug. 10, police said. The incident is under investigation. Getty Images/iStockphoto A 19-year-old’s birthday bash came to a violent end when he was shot and killed at a rental home in Atlanta, local outlets report, … Read more

Rapper Young Thug Faces 6 New Charges In RICO Case

Rapper Young Thug Faces 6 New Charges In RICO Case

ATLANTA (AP) — Atlanta rapper Young Thug, who is accused of conspiracy to violate Georgia’s RICO Act and participation in a criminal street gang, is facing six new felony charges along with four others linked to the case. A new indictment was filed in Fulton County Superior Court last week against the artist, whose real … Read more

Family demands answers as video raises questions in death of GA mother who fell out of patrol car – Tampa Bay Now

Family demands answers as video raises questions in death of GA mother who fell out of patrol car – Tampa Bay Now

Brianna Grier – Photo: CBS Mornings SPARTA, Ga. (CBS News) — Newly released police bodycam footage is raising questions in the death of a mother of two who fell out of a moving patrol car in Georgia. Brianna Grier’s family says they’ve received conflicting explanations about the July 15 incident, and they’re now demanding answers. … Read more

Georgia deputy Jamie Reynolds dies instantly after tree falls on car

Georgia deputy Jamie Reynolds dies instantly after tree falls on car

A Georgia sheriff’s deputy was killed in an accident on Sunday morning when a large pine tree fell on his patrol car, authorities said. Spalding County Deputy Sheriff Jamie Reynolds was killed instantly when the tree crushed the passenger compartment of the cruiser as he drove eastbound on Georgia Highway 16 just east of Shoal … Read more

Family demands answers in death of Georgia woman who fell out of moving patrol vehicle

Family demands answers in death of Georgia woman who fell out of moving patrol vehicle

Family demands answers in death of Georgia woman who fell out of moving patrol vehicle – CBS News Watch CBS News Brianna Grier, 28, was having an apparent mental health episode when her family called 911. Deputies handcuffed her, and after a struggle, squeezed her into the back of a cruiser. She somehow tumbled out … Read more

Georgia GOP senate campaign rocked by false claims

Georgia GOP senate campaign rocked by false claims

Georgia GOP senate campaign rocked by false claims – CBS News Watch CBS News The Republican Senate nominee in Georgia has made claims that have him on the defensive. Former football star Herschel Walker falsely claimed in a recently resurfaced video that he was a former FBI agent. Washington correspondent at the Atlanta Journal-Constitution Tia … Read more

Judge says prosecutor can’t question fake elector in Georgia 2020 election investigation

Judge says prosecutor can’t question fake elector in Georgia 2020 election investigation

The prosecutor who’s investigating whether former President Donald Trump and his allies illegally tried to interfere in the 2020 election in Georgia cannot question a lawmaker who signed a certificate falsely stating that Trump won the state, a judge ruled Monday. Superior Court Judge Robert McBurney agreed with Republican state Sen. Burt Jones that Fulton … Read more

US marshal, murder suspect injured in shooting near Atlanta

US marshal, murder suspect injured in shooting near Atlanta

PEACHTREE CITY, Ga. — A US marshal and a suspect in a killing were shot Sunday as officers tried to arrest the man at a mobile home park in an Atlanta suburb, authorities said. Both the officer and the suspect were taken to the hospital and are expected to recover, the Georgia Bureau of Investigation … Read more