Recent Crime News
16 hrs ago | via Patch.com
A woman was found shot in a breezeway at a South Cobb apartment complex on Tuesday morning; she later died at the hospital. Cobb County police believe the person who shot and killed a woman at an Austell apartment complex on Tuesday morning knew his victim. Comment?
17 hrs ago | via Patch.com
Police say they robbed the store at gunpoint, then assaulted a woman in the parking lot and stole her iPhone and purse. Police have arrested and charged three people in connection with an armed robbery incident last week at a Douglas County convenience store. Comment?
Friday Apr 24 | via MDJonline.com
A Marietta man was sentenced to 10 years in prison Thursday after being convicted of shooting a 19-year-old man in Austell in 2013. Comment?
Tuesday Apr 7 | via MDJonline.com
An Austell man suspected in more than 30 armed robberies at pharmacies, including three CVS stores in Cherokee County, was arrested Saturday morning in Forsyth County following a shootout with police. Comment?
Monday Apr 6 | via Forsyth County News
Two days after federal agents thwarted the armed robbery of a south Forsyth drug store, the 36-year-old suspect from Cobb County remains hospitalized in federal custody for treatment of gunshot wounds. According to FBI Special Agent Stephen Emmett, Kelvone Charleston of Austell has been charged with assault on a federal officer. Comment?
Apr 4, 2015 | via KUGN-AM Eugene
It was a scene worthy of any top cop show on TV -- bullets flying, banged-up cars and the FBI chasing an armed robbery suspect. FBI agents and task force officers were following 36-year-old Kevone Charleston of Austell, Georgia, as he pulled into a CVS pharmacy in Forsyth County, Georgia, early Saturday. Comment?
Apr 1, 2015 | via MDJonline.com
Felicia Thomas, flanked by her husband, Huey, left, and their attorney, Mawuli Mel Davis, makes a call for justice during a candlelight vigil Tuesday at Smyrna City Hall, where people protested last week's shooting death of Thomas' son, Nicholas Thomas. Comment?
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