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    Aug 22, 2017 | MyFoxAtlanta

    A man wanted on charges of homicide and aggravated assault in Philadelphia has been arrested in Decatur, according to the United States Department of Justice. Derrick Rollins was arrested on Tuesday just before 1:00 p.m. by U.S. Marshalls.


  2. Decatur residents debate if Confederate monument should remainRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2017 | MyFoxAtlanta

    DECATUR, Ga. - It's called "the lost cause" and that's what some city of Decatur residents are demanding, that the Confederate monument "get lost."


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    Aug 16, 2017 | MyFoxAtlanta

    While more than 1,500 people have signed for a petition calling for the removal of a Confederate memorial in Decatur, legal questions loom for advocates on whether state law allows local leaders to remove the monument or others across Georgia. "Having this monument stand is honoring the confederacy.


  4. Man arrested for igniting fire at Decatur gas stationRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2017 | MyFoxAtlanta

    A possibly mentally ill man was arrested for starting a fire at a Texaco gas station in Decatur, according to authorities. DeKalb County Police say the man ran into the Hop-in gas station on Glenwood Road Saturday night, went back into the office and ignited a fire.


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    Jul 31, 2017 | MyFoxAtlanta

    Then again, the 2016 finish might have been as good as Georgia's talent would allow. Smart believes the talent he inherited wasn't good enough to deliver the championship fans want.


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    Jul 27, 2017 | MyFoxAtlanta

    DeKalb County police are searching for a missing 78-year-old woman, and authorities believe her grandson may be connected to her disappearance. Millicent Williams was last seen Monday at her Brookgreen Point home in Decatur.


  7. Car burglars shoot at grandfatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2017 | MyFoxAtlanta

    The incident happened the evening of Monday, July 24, in the Decatur neighborhood near the intersection of Candler Road and Candler Drive. Police said a group of young men were opening car doors, when a grandfather tells FOX 5, he saw his motion sensor porch light turn on, and some young men running away from his street.


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    Jul 19, 2017 | MyFoxAtlanta

    A man who was in the Atlanta area to work on major motion pictures such as "Rampage" and "Godzilla II" was found dead inside his DeKalb County apartment. Police said he was shot multiple times.


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    Jul 12, 2017 | MyFoxAtlanta

    The DeKalb County Police Department said they have placed the man who was captured on video hitting a female suspect he was trying to restrain and arrest inside a convenience on leave. Officer P.J. Larscheid was placed on administrative leave pending the outcome of a second internal investigation.


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    Jul 7, 2017 | MyFoxAtlanta

    A man is dead after a shooting in the parking lot of a Decatur apartment complex, according to the DeKalb County Police Department. The incident occurred at the Waterford Manor apartment complex off of Covington Highway, according to police.


  11. DeKalb County CEO updates progress for water customersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2017 | MyFoxAtlanta

    It's a frustration for many in DeKalb County. No water bill for months and then the bomb drops with the county wanting customers to pay for hundreds or even thousands of dollars.


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    Jun 28, 2017 | MyFoxAtlanta

    A man was arrested and charged in connection to the April 27 murder of a coin laundry employee, according to the DeKalb County Sheriff's Office. 20-year-old Kevin Ward Clark Jr. was arrested on Tuesday, and charged with felony murder in the shooting death of 25-year-old Carols Clay Lemons, according to authorities.


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    Jun 5, 2017 | MyFoxAtlanta

    DeKalb County District Attorney Sherry Boston said in a news release Monday that jurors convicted Jacob Pyne, 24, on charges of murder, felony murder, aggravated assault and weapons offenses in the shooting death of 52-year-old Gerard Foster, a Deacon at Living Water Christian Baptist Church in Decatur. On July 6, 2016, Foster was shot multiple times - in his head, neck and chest - in the breezeway of his Robins Street apartment complex.


  14. Police say family burglarized 3 times since JanuaryRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2017 | MyFoxAtlanta

    Lolita Manghram lives on Bermuda Court just off of Wesley Chapel Road near Decatur. She said this not the first time thieves have targeted her family.


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    May 23, 2017 | MyFoxAtlanta

    Police are investigating at an elementary school in DeKalb County where a vehicle crashed into the building early Tuesday morning. The accident happened at Columbia Elementary School in Decatur, which is located in the 3200 block of Columbia Woods Drive.


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    Mar 13, 2017 | MyFoxAtlanta

    Teachers at a private school in unincorporated Decatur are breathing a sigh of relief after the arrest of a man accused of frequently walking around naked on their campus. DeKalb County Police arrested Agin Hameed, 39, Friday after a teacher called officers from the Kilombo Academic and Cultural Institute on Columbia Drive.


  17. DeKalb County firefighter suffers injuries while battling apartment fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2017 | MyFoxAtlanta

    A firefighter suffered minor injuries while battling an apartment fire that broke out late Thursday night, according to DeKalb County Fire and Rescue. Flames tore through a vacant building at the Hidden Villas apartments in Decatur.


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