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Death penalty to be sought in Centerville triple homicide

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Fire damages Buford duplex

Gwinnett County firefighters responded to the 4200 block of Dejohns Way at about 10:45 p.m. Tuesday.

Police still searching for shooter in innocent man’s death

Gwinnett County police do not believe 23-year-old Kevin Pierre was involved in the incident that resulted in his shooting death Sunday night.

Cops: Victim in murder-suicide had ended relationship with assailant

Thirty-two-year-old Patricia Murray was found dead inside her home on Lawrenceville’s Jordan Woods Drive.

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Norcross man, 85, killed in pedestrian hit-and-run

A Norcross man, 85, was killed on Sunday in a hit-and-run incident at the intersection of Singleton Road and Kings Ridge Drive.

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Massive fire damages 15 apartments in Peachtree Corners

Gwinnett County firefighters responded to the Reserve at Peachtree Corners apartments at about 3:15 a.m. Monday.

Cops: Unclear if man shot near Norcross apartments was intended target

Residents reported hearing multiple gunshots, fleeing cars outside Bradford Gwinnett Townhomes.

Top 10 most popular stories from April 7-13

The 10 most popular stories on the Gwinnett Daily Post website during the week of April 7-13

Gwinnett Police investigating apparent murder-suicide

Gwinnett County Police responded to an apparent murder-suicide in Lawrenceville on Saturday involving a man and woman both in their 30s.

Six-year-old child killed after jumping from truck

Gwinnett County Police on Saturday investigated an incident where a child was killed in Buford after he was in his father’s pickup truck with his brother.

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Murder, music, mourning and guilt: A look back at Gwinnett's darkest hour

Murder, music and guilt: For 50 years — and for very different reasons — two families have mourned Gwinnett County’s most notorious killings.

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Norcross police seeking brightly dressed pharmacy burglar

Norcross police are asking for help identifying the man who burglarized the Norcross Pharmacy on Beaver Ruin Road Wednesday morning. Anyone with information is asked to call 770-448-2111

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Buford grad, Alabama football player charged with DUI

Dillon Lee, a junior at Alabama, was arrested Thursday in Tuscaloosa

Buford home sustains heavy damage in late night fire

Gwinnett County firefighters responded to the 4700 block of Pebble Trace shortly after 11 p.m. Wednesday.

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Two Grayson men arrested in connection with Omnicare robbery

The Conyers Police Department and the Georgia Bureau of Investigation have arrested two men in connection with the armed robbery of a pharmaceutical company in Conyers and recovered more than $250,000 worth of prescription drugs.