The discovery of a child’s diary entry has resulted in the arrest of David Lee Kinnison, 46, for kidnapping and child molestation. Kinnison was denied bond during his first hearing on October 17 and currently remains in Coweta County jail. The investigation is still ongoing.
Police suspect foul play of a missing 78-year-old man in Lawrenceville, Georgia. Daniel Kwon, a Korean immigrant, has been missing for more than a year. According to CBS8, Kwon was last seen near Sugarloaf Mills Mall on Tuesday, September 3, 2019.
Kwon, who is known to have paraplegia, has to use his wheelchair every day. His handicap also requires him to take a daily dose of medications. Atlanta News reports that police have identified a person of interest in Kwon’s disappearance. Investigators will release further information today during a news conference. In attendance will be his two daughters, who are pleading for help in bringing his father safely home.
A Georgia, Mableton man has been sentenced on Tuesday to 40 years in prison for the sexual exploitation and coercion of 150 girls. According to KTLA5, 25-year-old Benjamin Jenkins was convicted on January 16 for nine counts of producing child pornography and three counts for distributing it. Jenkins will be on supervised release and will have to register as a sex offender for the rest of his life, explains The New York Post.
LeCroy was charged for the rape and murder of a 30-year-old Georgia nurse and blamed the victim for performing witchcraft
Over a year after the case was officially closed, authorities re-opened their investigation into the mysterious death of Forsyth, Georgia resident Tamla Horsford on Tuesday. On November 3, 2018, Horsford attended an adult sleepover party for her friend’s birthday. The next morning, at 7:30 a.m., the 40-year-old mother was found laying unresponsive in her friend’s back yard. Following an autopsy, the Forsyth County Sheriff’s Office concluded that Horsford had fallen from a second-story balcony — thereby ruling the death an accident.
A 1-year-old boy, who was kidnapped at gunpoint on Saturday, has been safely reunited with his family, according to multiple reports.
The GBI has arrested and charged a Georgia State Patrol trooper with murder after a fatal shooting last week.
The FBI has released new information in the case of missing mom Leila Cavett.
Gwinnett police have charged a Gainesville teen with murder following Friday afternoon’s shooting at a Suwannee printing company.
The father of a Georgia woman who disappeared after an unexplained trip to Florida believes she may have been attempting to meet someone from online dating.
A Georgia mom who disappeared over the Fourth of July weekend is still missing, and her family is desperate for answers.
A man in Georgia has been charged with murder — after first allegedly telling police his girlfriend had fatally shot herself.
A Georgia mother of two is dead after authorities say an early morning kidnapping led to a police chase — and the arrest of four people for her alleged murder.
A DNA hair sample convinced a Georgia judge to overturn the double-murder conviction of a man who’d spent 20 years in prison following the 1985 killings of a church deacon and his wife.
One of the white men charged with murder in the slaying of Ahmaud Arbery while he was running in a neighborhood near Georgia’s coast struck the Black man with his vehicle and had messages on his phone that were “replete” with racist remarks, a prosecutor said in court Friday.
Timothy Coggins, who was just 23, was found dead near a power line in Sunnyside, Ga., on Oct. 9, 1983.
Bibb County deputies have arrested a man and charged him with the Halloween 2017 murder of a trans woman.
The three white men charged with the murder of a Black jogger in south Georgia pleaded not guilty Friday morning in Chatham County Superior Court, in a case that spurred a national outcry after cellphone video of the shooting appeared on the internet.
At least 1 defendant is requesting bail, citing COVID-19 concerns of being in jail.
Atlanta Police detectives say a 19-year-old has been charged in the July 4th shooting death of 8-year-old Secoriea Turner near the Wendy’s where Rayshard Brooks was killed.
Atlanta police are looking for a woman wanted for setting fire to a Wendy’s Saturday night amid unrest over the deadly police shooting of Rayshard Brooks.
Another wave of protests condemning police brutality against Black men and women occurred over the weekend following the Friday night death of 27-year-old Rayshard Brooks in Atlanta, Georgia, who was killed by two white police officers. Brooks, who was a young father, was shot and killed in a Wendy’s parking lot after being pulled over.
In an explosive letter, the attorney for the family of Tamla Horsford, a Forsyth County woman who died under mysterious circumstances at a house party in 2018, says his review of evidence “reflects that homicide is a strong possibility.
The Georgia Association of Chiefs of Police has announced its support for Georgia’s proposed hate crime legislation. The resolution proclaiming support asserts that the association is…
After 35 years, it’s over. Timothy Coggins’ killers will spend many years, if not the rest of their lives, in a Georgia prison.
At around 7:30 a.m. on Dec. 4, 2004, a 911 dispatcher in Gwinnett County, Georgia, received a frantic call from Kelly Comeau, who was reporting the death of her neighbor, 33-year-old Jennifer Corbin.
After 43 years in prison — more than 25 years of that on death row — Johnny Lee Gates walked out of custody on Friday a free man.
Authorities in Georgia are investigating the disturbring deaths of two sisters whose bodies were found Wednesday morning under a highway bridge with bags over their heads.
The former police officer recently arrested for the murder of Ahmaud Arbery had previously lost the right to make arrests or carry a gun following repeated instances of failing to attend use-of-force training sessions.
According to authorities, Tokars hired a hitman to kill his wife on Thanksgiving weekend in 1992. The hitman, Curtis Rower, kidnapped Sara Tokars along with her children Ricky and Mike, who were 6 and 4 at the time. Rower shot Sara Tokars in the head in front of the boys.
A southeast Georgia sheriff’s deputy shot and killed a man who threw rocks at him, state officials said. The Georgia Bureau of Investigation said it’s examining the Saturday shooting of 47-year-old Yassin Mohamed near Claxton.
A father and son have been charged with felony murder and aggravated assault more than two months after a black man was shot to death as he jogged through their Georgia neighborhood.
The Georgia Bureau of Investigation announced the arrest Thursday of Gregory McMichael, 64, and his son Travis McMichael, 34, for the Feb. 23 death of 25-year-old Ahmaud Arbery.
“We love Julia and we just want to know that she’s OK. We’re so worried,” Julia Mann’s mother said of her daughter’s Feb. 20 disappearance.
It’s been more than two months since a Georgia 17-year-old vanished in the middle of the night from her grandfather’s home and her family is desperate to find her.
Ahmaud Arbery was out jogging one February afternoon in a neighborhood near Brunswick, Georgia, when two armed individuals chased him down the street in a pickup truck, believing him to be a burglar. Moments later, Arbery, a 25-year-old who lived in the surrounding Glynn County, was shot and killed.
Passion Watkins has been charged with malice murder, aggravated assault, cruelty to children and feticide
Passion Latrice Watkins’ stepbrother had run to a neighbor for help, but by the time authorities arrived, they found 36-year-old Melanie Powers dead.
‘I believe blacks are human too,’ says the teen, who is begging people to stop sharing the video and calls the backlash ‘not fair.’
A Brooklyn Center woman was arrested in Georgia last month after allegedly eluding the authorities for more than two years.
The search for a Georgia man accused of killing three people and kidnapping his 2-year-old son ended Wednesday after an hours-long armed standoff in Florida.
In spring of 2019, a decades’ old investigation into the murder of more than 25 black children in Atlanta WAS reopened by local authorities. And, on April 5th, HBO will delve into that case with Atlanta’s Missing and Murdered: The Lost Children.
Thuan Nguyen was shot “at least once” during the altercation
Candace Walton, 16, was believed to be dead when two bodies were found in a house fire in Monroe County, Georgia, on Thursday morning
An Atlanta prosecutor will examine singer James Brown’s death after meeting Wednesday with a woman who said she has evidence that Brown was murdered.
On an October morning in 2018, Eleanor Holmes and her husband left home to run an errand and found two men inside their front gate. They introduced themselves as detectives from Orlando, Florida, and said they needed the couple’s help.
Authorities have recovered the body of a Georgia college student who was missing since Valentine’s Day.
Authorities in Georgia have escalated the search for a missing Fort Valley State University student who was last seen on Valentine’s Day.
The search began Saturday when the family of 23-year-old Anitra Gunn reached out to police and said they had not heard from her for an “unusual amount of time,” the Fort Valley Police Department said.
Her car was found later that day damaged with a torn bumper near her apartment inside Fort Valley city limits, Fort Valley Chief Lawrence Spurgeon told CNN.
A Florida contractor has been charged with the murder of a client who disappeared in October and whose body was found last week under more than 7,000 tons of trash at a landfill in Georgia.
What Happened To Jerome Jacobson, Mastermind Of The McDonald’s Monopoly Fraud?
Many of the facts recounted in the HBO docu-series “McMillion$” may seem unbelievable to the uninitiated. But truth is often stranger than fiction – especially in the million-dollar fraud case centered around the rigging of a McDonald’s promotion.
Jessi Still bought a DNA kit from 23AndMe to find out about her ancestry. Little did she know it would put her in the middle of the 40-year-old cold case and into the debate about the privacy concerns of a new law enforcement tool.
Speedboat killer Jack Shepherd is planning a wedding from his jail cell despite still being married.
A Georgia man went to prison for her murder, but for more than 38 years investigators didn’t know who she was — until now.
A woman wooed by speedboat killer Jack Shepherd during his time on the run in Georgia claims the pair are planning to be married.