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Fatal Barrow crash shuts down Highway 316 in both directions

Fatal two-vehicle crash occurred near Ga. Highway 316 and Ga. Highway 11.

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Truck stolen from Gwinnett murder scene found in Atlanta

The distinctive pickup truck stolen from the scene of Brian Whitfield’s murder Saturday was recovered Tuesday night in Atlanta, police said.

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Police hoping distinctive pickup truck will lead to Gwinnett man's killer | VIDEO

Brian Whitfield, 45, was killed during an apparent home invasion-robbery at his home on Flowery Branch Road.

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Police: Statham man surrenders after armed standoff on the street

Quentin Alexander, 20, allegedly fired shots at a Winder home and fled before the standoff.

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City museum packs lots of history into small space

The Auburn Museum’s collection spans more than a century.

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Testimony: Son heard voices before stabbing father to death

David Trent Walker’s mother reportedly told police he had been hearing voices and doing drugs prior to the Nov. 5 stabbing of his father.

Firefighters battle blaze, cold temperatures at vacant Auburn home

Long-vacant home on the 1700 block of Flowery Branch Road was destroyed in early morning fire.

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Freeze warning issued for Gwinnett, much of state

Forecasters have issued freeze warnings for much of northern, central and western Georgia as the coldest temperatures so far this season blow into the state.

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Warrants: Hoschton father charged in toddler’s drug-ingestion death

Kurt Vanpool is accused of leaving illegal drugs near the child, where the boy was able to take them.

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Son charged in father's murder was praised Mill Creek lacrosse player

A coach says David Trent Walker, a 2013 graduate, was a nice young man who never got into any trouble.

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Teenage son charged with murder in father’s stabbing death

Gwinnett police have charged David Trent Walker, 19, with murder in the stabbing death of his father.

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Supreme Court reverses conviction of Winder man who killed wife, hid body in well

James Morris Lynn Jr. had been convicted of killing his wife, Tonya, in 2011. The state’s highest court ruled evidence about wife’s extramarital affairs should have been allowed at trial.

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Alleged serial shoplifter leads Snellville police on high-speed chase

Carl Ashley Thompson, wanted for shoplifting in at least five jurisdictions, drove at speeds in excess of 110 miles per hour while attempting to elude police.