Local Crime


Police investigate person found shot at Marathon gas station near Beaver Ruin

Police responded to a person shot call Tuesday night at the Marathon gas station near Beaver Ruin Road.

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Walmart self-checkout clerk robbed at gun point near Norcross

Police are seeking the suspect, whose image was caught on security cameras.

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Man accused of stealing cash, smokes from Buford Citgo arrested

Gregory Randel Phillips was arrested after a chase Monday night, police said Tuesday.

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Cops: Father stabs baby’s great-grandmother outside DFCS, flees with six-month-old

The harrowing incident happened Monday afternoon the Division of Family and Children Services on Clayton Street.

Judge: Gwinnett commissioners violated constitution in Coolray Field rezoning

Judge Randy Rich found a flawed process in the 2009 rezoning of a couple’s land by the ballpark.

Killer captured in Norcross after mistaken release from Louisiana jail

Man accidentally released from Louisiana jail caught in Norcross.

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DNA reveals true name of dead identity thief after 14-year mystery

The man was found dead at Mall of Georgia in 2001. He couldn’t be identified because of a paradoxical problem — he had too many identities.

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Police identify Snellville QuikTrip shooting suspects

Gwinnett County police have caught one of the suspects in the daytime QuikTrip shooting in unincorporated Snellville last week and have identified the other.

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Accidents in Buford, Norcross leave man dead, another injured

Moeez Ul Haq Alvi, 26, of Lilburn was ejected from his motorcycle around 7:20 p.m. Thursday on Jimmy Carter Boulevard.

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No arrests as family plans funeral for Lilburn man, 21, killed in shootout

Tre Edwards died in a shooting last Wednesday in the streets of a Norcross-area neighborhood.

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Matthew Leili asks for speedy trial, January date planned

A tentative trial date is set for Jan. 25 in the murder case.

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Armed bank robbery suspect on the loose near Norcross

Gwinnett County police were dispatched at 11:31 a.m. Thursday.

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DA: Kelly Gissendaner showed 'decency' by apologizing in final moments

The woman apologized to her victim’s family before her execution early Wednesday morning.

AUDIO: Kelly Gissendaner's final words

The Gwinnett Daily Post obtained the audio of Kelly Gissendaner's final words before she was executed early Wednesday morning.

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Police looking for woman in $230K counterfeit check investigation

Police spokeswoman Cpl. Michele Pihera said the forgery investigation centers on a woman who deposited money into an account using an alias.