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  1. Clayton Co. Police: Off-duty Irwin Co. detention officer shot, killed in metro AtlantaRead the original story

    Yesterday | WALB-TV Albany

    According to Clayton County police, Amber Wilson, 27, a detention officer in Irwin County, was shot and killed while off-duty Sunday inside an apartment complex in Clayton County. The Clayton County Police Department said Wilson had gone to the apartment to get her stuff after an argument involving a possible break-up with Young.

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  2. Police search for motorcyclist committing car thefts in East AtlantaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 8 | WALB-TV Albany

    Witnesses say a 13-year-old male was shot in the abdomen in the 3000 block of Landrum Street after he and the suspect got into an altercation. Witnesses say a 13-year-old male was shot in the abdomen in the 3000 block of Landrum Street after he and the suspect got into an altercation.

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  3. Source: WGCLRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 7 | WALB-TV Albany

    A Georgia State University student is in surgery following a shooting that took place Saturday morning outside of the University Commons in downtown Atlanta. GSU Police say the victim was possibly shot twice at 5 a.m. while inside the vehicle outside of student housing in the 100 block of Piedmont.

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  4. Police search for motorcycle rider committing car thefts in east AtlantaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 7 | WALB-TV Albany

    Atlanta police need your help finding a motorcycle rider who has broken into a number of cars in east Atlanta. Atlanta police need your help finding a motorcycle rider who has broken into a number of cars in east Atlanta.

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  5. Restaurant Report Card: Chili's - 59U; 4 Rivers Smokehouse wind Golden Spatula AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 9 | WALB-TV Albany

    A major metro Atlanta restaurant chain failed to make the grade this week when the health inspector showed up. The popular restaurant received a score in the 50's on a surprise inspection.

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  6. Korean War soldier's remains finally return homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 9 | WALB-TV Albany

    It's been a long wait for a north Georgia family as the remains of a U.S. serviceman killed during combat will return to the state Thursday. The remains of Corporal Terrell Junior Fuller arrive at Hartsfield-Jackson Airport at 7:15 a.m. before heading to Stephens County, which is the corporal's final resting place.

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  7. Investigators: Officer runs stop sign, kills moped driver in AtlantaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 7 | WALB-TV Albany

    A moped driver was killed while Wednesday after being struck by a the rider was hit by an Atlanta police officer. The incident occurred around 4:15 p.m., at the intersection of Washington Place and Newcastle Street in southwest Atlanta, one block from Booker T. Washington High School.

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  8. Rapper 21 Savage issues statement following Zone 6 shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 5 | WALB-TV Albany

    Atlanta Police say the "Zone 6 Day" event took place at Coan Park in the 1500 block of Woodbine Avenue. Fellow Atlanta rappers Future and Big Bank Black participated in the hosting the East Atlanta community event geared towards activities for children and families.

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  9. Police searching for date of man found fatally shot along I-20Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 5 | WALB-TV Albany

    Police are trying to determine what happened after a man was found shot inside his vehicle along I-20 in Atlanta early Friday morning. The man, identified as 33-year-old Rodrigo Castillo, was found inside his vehicle, which was parked in one of the right lanes on the westbound side of the highway near the exit ramp to Martin Luther King Jr. Drive.

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  10. Man found shot in vehicle along I-20 in AtlantaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 4 | WALB-TV Albany

    Police are trying to determine what happened after a man was found shot inside his vehicle along I-20 in Atlanta early Friday morning. The man was found inside his vehicle, which was parked in one of the right lanes on the westbound side of the highway near the exit ramp to Martin Luther King Jr. Drive.

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  11. Dougherty County School System hired 115 teachers this year.Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 4 | WALB-TV Albany

    The state of Georgia is facing a teacher shortage. But the Dougherty County School System welcomed more new teachers this year than it has in previous years.

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  12. Several vehicles on fire in southwest AtlantaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 3 | WALB-TV Albany

    The location of the fire is Central Avenue at Glenn Street at the Fulton County Staff and Jury Parking lot.

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  13. Facebook user says post about blowing up Stone Mountain was a jokeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 3 | WALB-TV Albany

    The carving on the side of Stone Mountain is America's largest Confederate monument. A comedy page on Facebook took aim at the display, saying there were plans to blow it up this weekend, and many people took that seriously -- even reporting the post as terrorism.

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  14. A wreck was reported on North Westover Boulevard Thursday afternoon.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 2 | WALB-TV Albany

    A wreck was reported on North Westover Boulevard Thursday afternoon. The wreck occurred in the area around the Archwood Drive intersection.

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  15. Authorities work to root out fake non-profitRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 2 | WALB-TV Albany

    The Atlanta Human Rights Foundation, AHRF 2018 World Conference, and Norwich Hotel Downtown Atlanta do not exist, but scammers are trying to take people's money by selling a trip to the 'meeting' on the internet. Secretary of State Brian Kemp said Wednesday that he is working with law enforcement partners, the Federal Trade Commission, and Attorney General Chris Carr to identify and shut down multiple websites established by bad actors posing as a fraudulent and non-existent nonprofit called 'Atlanta Human Rights Foundation.'

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  16. Rep. John Lewis hospitalized for routine observationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2017 | WALB-TV Albany

    If you're looking to buy a home in Atlanta, on average it will cost you a quarter-million dollars. That's a new all-time high, according to RE/MAX Georgia.

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  17. A short video circulating on social media shows the patrol car hit the Altima.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 25 | WALB-TV Albany

    The incident started after police responded to a hit and run accident on July 24, which led to a video that quickly went viral the same day. Police identified the officer seen in the video, hitting a car in the Albany Mall parking lot as Officer Matthew Brown.

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  18. 9 family members killed in duck boat accident have ties to metro AtlantaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 21 | WALB-TV Albany

    Nine members of the Coleman family, who were among 17 people who died in a duck boat accident in Branson, Missouri on Thursday, have ties to metro Atlanta and CBS46 talked with their relatives about the ordeal. Carolyn and Gary Coleman talked with CBS46 about trying to process the pain after watching cell phone video of several of their family members drowning after the boat they were riding in capsized in the waters at Table Rock Lake.

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  19. Restaurant Report Card: Another Broken Egg - 67U; Marietta Fish Market wins Golden Spatula AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 20 | WALB-TV Albany

    What if you found out your favorite restaurant re-used food which had been served to other customers? Health inspectors said it happened at a popular breakfast spot in Atlanta. On Ashford Dunwoody Road in DeKalb County, a failing health inspection at Another Broken Egg Cafe left a customer with a broken heart.

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  20. Surveillance video released of suspects accused of fatally shooting womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 16 | WALB-TV Albany

    Police have released surveillance video showing three suspects accused of fatally shooting a woman as she was driving away from them in a parking lot in southwest Atlanta. Police say 35 year-old Lavonda Finklea of Hapeville was outside a restaurant when she was confronted by several men who investigators believe was trying to carjack her.

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