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Tyler Estep

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Three arrested after police, feds find 32 pounds of meth in Lawrenceville

Few details available regarding the arrests at a home on Cruse Road near Lawrenceville.

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Two local police departments fully equipped with body cameras, others considering

Snellville Police Department recently announced that it has body cameras for each of its uniformed officers.

Driver charged with DUI in I-85 crash that left two critical

The single-vehicle crash occurred at about 10:15 a.m. Friday on Interstate 85 southbound near Lawrenceville-Suwanee Road.

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Seven years after being paralyzed in football injury, 'Q' graduates from GGC | PHOTOS | VIDEO

Arquevious Crane was paralyzed in 2007 in a junior varsity football game for South Gwinnett High School. On Thursday, he graduated from Georgia Gwinnett College.

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Ex-Boy Scout leader found guilty of molesting, photographing 17 children

Harry Brett Taylor, 50, was convicted during a Thursday afternoon bench trial in Gwinnett County Superior Court.

Norcross police still searching for suspect in bus stop sex assaults

An unidentified man is believed responsible for Dec. 8 and 11 attacks near the Gwinnett County Transit bus stop at Jimmy Carter Boulevard and S. Peachtree St.

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'Missing' Norcross woman still recovering at hospital

Kinsey Canova’s sister posted on Facebook that it was a paramedic who alerted Gwinnett police that Canova was not missing but being treated at Grady Memorial Hospital following a car crash.

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Two more suspects charged in Buford murder, Lake Lanier body dump

Indictment passed down Wednesday includes charges for three suspects in 2013 murder of 20-year-old Kayla Jeanne Weil.

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2 women sexually assaulted at same Norcross bus stop, police searching for suspect

Both women were assaulted this week at the Gwinnett County Transit bus stop at Jimmy Carter Boulevard and S. Peachtree Street

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Gwinnett woman asks for changes after dog shot by Gwinnett police officer

Pit bull wounded in Dec. 3 incident, the second dog shooting involving a Gwinnett County police officer in about six weeks.

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Defense: Pattern of abuse drove Norcross woman to kill boyfriend

Opening statements were delivered Wednesday morning in the murder trial of Tiquonda Williams, accused of fatally stabbing her boyfriend in 2011.

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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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Hearing provides glimpse at defense’s case in Norcross woman’s murder trial

Tiquonda Williams is accused of killing her boyfriend, 32-year-old Tyress Malcome, in 2011.

Police, lawsuit: Norcross school deceived students, put immigration status at risk

Gwinnett County police are investigating the practices of New Life Technical Academy, an unaccredited school which promised high school diplomas to immigrant students.

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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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Former Gwinnett Commissioner Shirley Lasseter released from federal prison to halfway house

Lasseter, sentenced in 2012 to 33 months in prison, was released from a facility in Florida this week and is believed to have relocated to a halfway house near Atlanta.

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Sheriff’s office unit now using license plate readers to serve warrants

Small handful of deputies saw four-fold increase in warrants served during 90-day trial period using license plate readers.

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Cops: Custodian had cocaine on school property

Custodian reportedly dropped cocaine in parking lot at Mill Creek High School.

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Person of interest sought in arson fire at Snellville Walmart

Fire investigators have ruled the Sunday evening blaze at Walmart on Centerville Highway an act of arson.

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Arrest made in murder outside Lawrenceville sports bar

Anthony Banks, 21, was arrested Monday in LaGrange.

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Police release sketch of suspect in Lawrenceville home invasion, murder

Thirty-three-year-old Ronald Blake was killed during Nov. 5 incident at his home on Lawrenceville’s Saint Charles Court.

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Homicide victims remembered at annual candlelight vigil | PHOTOS

County’s 33 homicide victims remembered in emotional ceremony at Gwinnett Justice and Administration Center.

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Judges recuse themselves from handling Ed Kramer petition

DragonCon co-founder Ed Kramer filed petition in October challenging his Dec. 2013 plea and conviction.

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The hunt for the perfect Christmas tree begins in Lawrenceville | VIDEO | PHOTOS

Thompson’s Tree Farm grows its own Christmas trees on six acres of property off Prospect Road.

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Mall officials: Thanksgiving openings no deterrence to Black Friday shopping

‘Extra festive hours’ gave shoppers more options.

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Snellville nonprofit operating Christmas-themed thrift store to help needy

The Place of Seven Springs’ Christmas thrift store is located at 3541 U.S. Highway 78.

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County's only outdoor ice rink up and running in Sugar Hill | VIDEO | PHOTOS

The Ice Rink at Sugar Hill will be open through Feb. 15 — including Thanksgiving Day.

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Was Gwinnett County home to America's earliest European colony?

An architect and historian believes that Little Mulberry Park is home to ruins of Melilot, a long-forgotten colony where European settlers coexisted peacefully with Native Americans.

BBB offers tips for smart holiday shopping

Twenty-five percent of American consumers plan to spend more on holiday shopping this year.

Gwinnett sees sharp spike in pedestrian fatalities

Eleven pedestrians, largely Hispanic, have died in Gwinnett in 2014. Only 12 were killed in the last two years combined.

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Police: Ex-Falcon Jamal Anderson was passed out behind wheel on I-85

Jamal Anderson, known for his “Dirty Bird” touchdown celebration, was charged with DUI on Friday.

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Tenn. bondsmen arrested after allegedly kidnapping Gwinnett woman

Khalil Abdullah and Kevin Roberson were seeking a man wanted for missing traffic court in Ashland City, Tenn.

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Thousands participate in fifth-annual ‘America Recycles Day’ event at Coolray Field

Event collected unwanted electronics, paint, tires, sneakers and print and toner cartridges to be recycled.

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Suwanee company a leader in virtual training for military, law enforcement

Company provides weapons training systems for the U.S. Army, Marines Corps, as well as international military agencies and local law enforcement groups.

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Four injured in Lawrenceville house fire

Gwinnett County firefighters responded to the blaze on Newlin Court at about 5:15 a.m. Saturday.

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Former Atlanta Falcons star Jamal Anderson charged with DUI in Gwinnett

Records show Anderson was booked into the Gwinnett County jail at 6:45 p.m. Friday.

Gwinnett MS-13 member sentenced to 11 years in prison

Edwin “Chilly Willy” Menjivar sentenced on pair of federal charges stemming from 2007 actions.

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‘Suicide watch’ argument postpones hearing in cult murder and starving case

Calvin McIntosh and daughter Najlaa were scheduled for a preliminary hearing Friday afternoon.

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Snellville mother arrested after one twin dies, another had broken bones

Teila Veronica Williams, 24, charged with first-degree child cruelty in case involving 10-week-old children.

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Testimony: Murder suspect told dispatcher he ‘finished off’ his stepfather

Diamond Mason, 23, is accused of killing his stepfather inside their Lawrenceville-area home following a disagreement about a puppy.

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Five suspects — including one still on lam — indicted in fatal Duluth home invasion

Five men tied to Aug. 6 home invasion-murder that left Adam Schrier died inside his home on Duluth’s Summercrest Lane.

Norcross High student hit by car while riding bike to school

Fifteen-year-old student suffered only minor injuries following crash at intersection of Medlock Bridge Road and Peachtree Industrial Boulevard.

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Two charged in armed robbery of Jimmy John’s driver

Both suspects also tied to two other armed robberies in Lawrenceville area.

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Suspect in year-long Craiglist iPhone scam arrested

Gwinnett County police believe Carey Carter, 21, is one of three men behind several thefts set up online and perpetrated at a Duluth-area Best Buy store.

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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Bicyclist in critical condition after being struck by car

Thirty-year-old female bicyclist was struck early Tuesday morning at the Lawrenceville intersection of Hurricane Shoals and Collin Hill roads.

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Cops: Speed a contributing factor in fatal Lawrenceville crash

Kyle Campbell, 27, died in Monday evening crash on Club Drive.

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Gwinnett animal control officer under investigation for actions involving rottweiler

Witnesses have accused Gwinnett County Animal Control Officer Austin H. Fetner of abusing a rottweiler who had escaped from his yard.

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HIV positive Gwinnett man indicted for sex without disclosing illness

Suspect previously charged with similar crimes in Oregon, Indiana

James Allen Propes was arrested in July in connection with unprotected sex with women he met on Craigslist.

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Cops: Facebook friend request led to Duluth woman killing husband

Veronica Virginia Baptiste, 33, has been charged with the Nov. 1 murder of her husband, Ihsan Grant.