Local Crime


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.

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Cops: Man killed in Lawrenceville crash may have been racing

A witness told Gwinnett County police that 25-year-old Paul Bohaczyk may have been racing another vehicle before he veered off Ronald Reagan Parkway Wednesday morning.

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A year later, firefighters, SWAT team members reflect on hostage situation

Lauren Holman Brown took five Gwinnett County firefighters hostage at his Suwanee home on the afternoon of April 10, 2013.

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Woman killed in creek accident ID’d, cause unclear

Woman who drove into Lilburn creek identified as 57-year-old Loganville resident Fawzia Jamshidi.

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Suwanee man charged in undercover Internet sting

Jimmy Scott Forrester, 20, was arrested Monday by the Hall County Sheriff’s Office.

Cyclist hit by car had outstanding warrant, will be arrested

Man was riding along Scenic Highway at about 6 a.m. Tuesday.

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One of Gwinnett 'most wanted' turns herself in

Lisset Polanco Paredes was wanted on first-degree child cruelty charges.

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Woman killed after crashing into Lilburn creek ID'd

Car reportedly drove into creek near Harbins and Arrowhead roads in Lilburn.

Lawrenceville man killed in Cobb County crash

Cobb County police said Tommy L. Pierson, 51, was killed Saturday night in Austell.