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Man arrested wearing 'Warning: I do dumb things' T-shirt

Man arrested wearing 'Warning: I do dumb things' T-shirtLuciano Gutierrez, 63, was arrested on a felony driving while intoxicated warrant following several DWI convictions, according to Lt. Donnie Adams, Bell County Sheriff's Department's public information officer.
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  • 1 day, 19 hours ago
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More than 200 skeletons found below Paris store

More than 200 skeletons found below Paris storeMore than 200 carefully laid-out skeletons have been found in a series of mass graves under a supermarket in Paris.
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  • 1 day, 19 hours ago
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Sheriff posts warrant on Facebook; man turns himself in

Sheriff posts warrant on Facebook; man turns himself inAndrew Dale Marcum, 21, of Lemon Township, achieved Internet celebrity Monday when he publicly defended himself against allegations from the Butler County Sheriff's Office in a Monday Facebook post.
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  • 1 day, 20 hours ago
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Sacramento-area robber gets 967 years plus under 3 strikes law

Sacramento-area robber gets 967 years plus under 3 strikes lawA man found guilty of multiple robberies in which he had a gun has been sentenced in Sacramento Superior Court to the rest of his life in prison.
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Fulton County police officer killed in shooting identified

Fulton County police officer killed in shooting identifiedTerence Avery Green, a veteran Fulton County police officer, has died after being shot in the head by a suspect.
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Atlanta police: Gangs responsible for 15 Craigslist robberies

Atlanta police: Gangs responsible for 15 Craigslist robberiesPolice say two Atlanta street gangs used fake car ads to lure victims on Craigslist. Seven people have been arrested.
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  • 1 day, 22 hours ago
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Rough Petco groomer in Atlanta caught on video, now unemployed

Rough Petco groomer in Atlanta caught on video, now unemployedOn March 1st, a Decatur woman says she pulled up in her car and noticed the groomer, seen on the the left side of the treating a black dog roughly. She started recording it on her phone to document the incident.
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  • 2 days, 14 hours ago
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DOJ: Ferguson PD engaged in racially biased policing

DOJ: Ferguson PD engaged in racially biased policingIn 88 percent of cases in which Ferguson police documented the use of force, that force was used against African Americans, according to an official.
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  • 2 days, 15 hours ago
Macon

Hair heist: $11K in wigs, weaves taken in Macon burglary

Hair heist: $11K in wigs, weaves taken in Macon burglaryBurglars made off with boxes of wigs and hair weaves worth about $11,000. The items were taken from a storage shed in Macon.
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  • 2 days, 15 hours ago
Macon

Macon Crime Files: Burglars take everything and kitchen sink

Macon Crime Files: Burglars take everything and kitchen sinkMacon Crime Files: Week of 3/2/2015
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  • 2 days, 16 hours ago
Crime

UPDATE: Two more arrested in viral video hamburger beat down

UPDATE: Two more arrested in viral video hamburger beat downAtlanta police confirmed to WXIA-TV they've made one arrest in a brutal viral video beating.
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  • 2 days, 19 hours ago
Georgia

UPDATE: Gissendaner execution halted over questions about drug

UPDATE: Gissendaner execution halted over questions about drugKelly Gissendaner's lethal injection was halted after corrections officials raised questions over the drug's quality.
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  • 2 days, 20 hours ago
Macon

Three Macon-Bibb deputies expected to change pleas

Three Macon-Bibb deputies expected to change pleasThree former Macon-Bibb deputies are expected in court this Friday.
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  • 2 days, 21 hours ago
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California teacher found hanging in high school classroom

California teacher found hanging in high school classroomThe unidentified female teacher was found deceased inside a classroom at El Dorado High School at 1641 Valencia Avenue just before school started Monday morning, according to Placentia Police Lt. Eric Point.
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  • 3 days, 16 hours ago
Nation

$4M in Gold Stolen in I-95 Armored Truck Robbery

$4M in Gold Stolen in I-95 Armored Truck RobberyNorth Carolina authorities and the FBI are investigating the theft of an estimated $4 million worth of gold.
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  • 3 days, 17 hours ago
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N.Y. mom convicted of killing son, 5, by poisoning him with salt

N.Y. mom convicted of killing son, 5, by poisoning him with saltA woman who blogged for years about her son's constant health woes has been convicted in New York of poisoning him to death with salt.
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Little girl left with murdered mother in Atlanta looking for answers

Little girl left with murdered mother in Atlanta looking for answersIf you lived in Metro Atlanta in 2000, you probably remember the horrific story of Laneshia Crowder. The details are hard to forget: a mother's beaten body discovered beside a toddler trying to wake her up.
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White House intruder arrested

White House intruder arrestedThe man was stopped and questioned by uniform division personnel, and he then became combative, officials said.
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"Campus-carry" bill raises safety concerns

"Campus-carry" bill raises safety concernsLawmakers in 13 states are considering "campus-carry" bills. Supporters believe armed students could stop violent crimes like sexual assaults, but the controversy is dividing students.
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  • 4 days, 20 hours ago
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Police arrest man for giving child drugged soda can

Police arrest man for giving child drugged soda canA man is behind bars Wednesday after he is accused of giving a child a 'false' soda can that contained drugs in East Austin, according to a Travis County arrest affidavit.
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Finding a home after prison tough for released felons

Finding a home after prison tough for released felonsUnder the law, landlords are free to discriminate against people with criminal records. A popular police-sponsored rental housing program in Sioux Falls and other cities encourages property managers to reject renters with recent criminal histories.
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Fla. police chief busted in three-way sex-for-hire sting

Fla. police chief busted in three-way sex-for-hire stingA South Florida police chief has been fired after his arrest in a prostitution sting for allegedly trying to arrange a threesome with an undercover officer, according to local media reports.
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Peach - Crawford

Man denied bond for Crawford County burglary

Man denied bond for Crawford County burglaryMichael Godwin, 35, was denied bond at his first hearing before a Magistrate judge for burglary.
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  • 5 days, 15 hours ago
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ID theft top consumer complaint - again

ID theft top consumer complaint - againThe problem topped the Federal Trade Commission's national ranking of consumer complaints in 2014 — for the 15th consecutive year — the agency said Friday as it released the annualConsumer Sentinel Network Data Book.
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Senate Bill 94 wants to end wrongful convictions

Senate Bill 94 wants to end wrongful convictionsA bill approved by the Georgia State Senate this week aims to end wrongful convictions.
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  • 6 days, 14 hours ago
Warner Robins

Warner Robins police investigate Houston Co. High teacher

Warner Robins police investigate Houston Co. High teacherPolice would not say why they're investigating James Vance.
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  • 6 days, 14 hours ago
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Five arrested, one sought in string of Monroe Co. burglaries

Five arrested, one sought in string of Monroe Co. burglariesFive people were arrested and authorities are looking for one more after several Feb. 18 burglaries.
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Macon

UPDATE: New information in reported Lizella attack

UPDATE: New information in reported Lizella attackBibb deputies are looking for a man who they say attacked and tried to sexually assault a woman in Lizella.
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  • 6 days, 17 hours ago
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Wrong dial + rude voicemail = jail

Wrong dial + rude voicemail = jailChristopher Davis has 90 days to think about improving his telephone skills and demeanor.
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  • 6 days, 17 hours ago
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Missouri man faints in court after murder conviction

Missouri man faints in court after murder convictionThe judge was several minutes into explaining how he reached his decision when Gee sat up and appeared to begin to faint.
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Texas mom repeatedly stabbed 4-year-old son

Texas mom repeatedly stabbed 4-year-old sonThe child suffered multiple stab wounds and investigators found blood inside and outside the house. Sources say he had been sexually mutilated.
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  • 6 days, 22 hours ago
Milledgeville

Police: Burglar entered Milledgeville Mall through roof

Police: Burglar entered Milledgeville Mall through roofThe burglar reportedly entered the Milledgeville Mall by rappelling down through a skylight.
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  • 1 week ago
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UPDATE: Kelly Gissendaner execution postponed

UPDATE: Kelly Gissendaner execution postponedThe board could either grant clemency, which means the death sentence would be commuted to life with the possibility of parole; clemency could be denied; or a stay of up to ninety days could be granted while members review case information.
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Idaho mother accused of doing nothing for days as child dies

Idaho mother accused of doing nothing for days as child diesAn Idaho Springs mom and her boyfriend are accused of shaking her child and then doing nothing for three days for her medically-distressed son. The toddler died in a hospital days later.
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Macon

Police look for second suspect in Macon armed robbery

Police look for second suspect in Macon armed robberyPolice arrested one man and are looking for a second man accused of robbing another man Tuesday night in downtown Macon.
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Macon

Macon-based money laundering, drug trafficking ring nets 35 arrests

Macon-based money laundering, drug trafficking ring nets 35 arrestsThirty-five people from Georgia and three other states, were indicted in an intrastate drug ring.
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  • 1 week ago
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Rutland High School investigates threats

Rutland High School investigates threatsRutland High School investigates threats
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  • 1 month ago
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Social media threats at Rutland High

Social media threats at Rutland HighSocial media threats prompted Bibb County school officials to increase security at Rutland High School on Friday. Dozen of parents kept their kids out of school and students were forced to eat lunch in their classrooms.
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RAW VIDEO: Josh Towns: "My brother is not guilty."

RAW VIDEO: Josh Towns: "My brother is not guilty."13WMAZ's Sophia Danner-Okotie talked with Josh Towns after his brother Jay's court hearing Tuesday. Jay Towns is accused of robbing and killing Bud and June Runion. Josh said he believes his brother did not kill or rob them.
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Jay Towns charged with murder, appears in court

Jay Towns charged with murder, appears in court13WMAZ's Sophia Danner-Okotie wraps up the day's developments in the case of Jay Towns, who is now accused of murdering Bud and June Runion.
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RAW VIDEO: Jay Towns in Telfair County court

RAW VIDEO: Jay Towns in Telfair County courtJay Towns had his first appearance in Telfair County court Tuesday in the deaths of Bud and June Runion.
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Jay Towns in court

Jay Towns in courtJay Towns was denied bond at a Telfair County court hearing on murder and robbery charges. He's accused of killing Bud and June Runion of Marietta. The couple traveled to central Georgia to buy a vintage car they saw on Craigslist.
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Bodies found in search for Runion couple

Bodies found in search for Runion coupleDeputies have found two bodies they beleive to be the Runion's, who disappeared last Thursday in Telfair County.
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  • 1 month, 1 week ago
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Telfair sheriff announces 2 bodies found in search for Runions

Telfair sheriff announces 2 bodies found in search for RunionsSheriff Chris Steverson said investigators found the body of a man and a woman and the SUV belonging to Bud and June Runion. Earlier, Jay Towns surrendered on related charges of trying to defraud the Runions and giving police false information.
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  • 1 month, 1 week ago
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Bodies found during search for missing Cobb Co. couple

Bodies found during search for missing Cobb Co. coupleTelfair County Sheriff Chris Steverson said two bodies have been found in their search for a missing Atlanta area couple. They also found the couple's car submerged in a shallow body of water.
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  • 1 month, 1 week ago
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Telfair Co. sheriff gives update on missing couple

Telfair Co. sheriff gives update on missing coupleTelfair County Sheriff Chris Steverson talked about suspect Ronnie Adrian "Jay" Towns who is in custody. The case is related to Bud and June Runion, a McRae couple who is missing.
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  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Macon

Shooting leads to Macon vehicle accident

Shooting leads to Macon vehicle accidentA driver was shot at a business on Pio Nono Avenue in Macon on Monday morning and crashed his vehicle at Oglethorpe and Second streets while driving himself to the hospital.
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  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Peach - Crawford

Former Crawford commissioner, one other man shot

Former Crawford commissioner, one other man shotEx-commissioner Harold Spillers, 79, and Raymond Langford, 29, of Culloden, were both wounded in a shooting before noon on Hwy 431 S in Roberta.
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  • 1 month, 1 week ago
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