Category:  Crime

Car break-ins at Henry’s lead to police chase, crash
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Car break-ins at Henry’s lead to police chase, crash

A man with an extensive criminal history is in police custody after allegedly breaking into cars at Henry’s Midtown Tavern and crashing a car after leading police on a chase.    READ MORE »

Atlanta lesbian shot by police after allegedly killing partner

Atlanta lesbian shot by police after allegedly killing partner

A metro Atlanta woman accused of stabbing her partner to death and shooting at police is also a person of interest in the disappearance of another partner seven years ago.    READ MORE »

Gay Midtown man arrested for murdering his brother

Gay Midtown man arrested for murdering his brother

A gay Atlanta hairstylist is accused of shooting and killing his older brother in Midtown. Phestamone Luangkhot remains in Fulton County Jail.    READ MORE »

Lost N Found co-founder arrested for trespassing at Lost N Found

Lost N Found co-founder arrested for trespassing at Lost N Found

The co-founder of Lost N Found Youth was arrested for trespassing at the organization’s thrift store on Monday, one day after police made him leave the group’s youth center.    READ MORE »

Gay man killed, boyfriend wounded in Buckhead shooting
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Gay man killed, boyfriend wounded in Buckhead shooting

An unidentified gunman killed a 38-year-old man and wounded the man’s boyfriend in Buckhead in the early morning hours after Halloween night.    READ MORE »

Man sexually assaulted in Marietta hotel after gay app meetup

Man sexually assaulted in Marietta hotel after gay app meetup

Cobb police are searching for a man who allegedly sexually assaulted another man after the two chatted on a gay social networking app and met in a Marietta hotel room.    READ MORE »

DeKalb teacher accused of having sex with student found dead

DeKalb teacher accused of having sex with student found dead

A 28-year-old DeKalb County teacher accused of having sex with a male student was found dead Wednesday after he apparently shot himself in his car.    READ MORE »

DeKalb teacher missing after being accused of sex with student

DeKalb teacher missing after being accused of sex with student

A 28-year-old DeKalb County middle school teacher accused of having sex with a male student has gone missing after leaving notes apologizing for the 'chaos he caused.'    READ MORE »

Woodstock man arrested for murdering his gay business partner

Woodstock man arrested for murdering his gay business partner

The business partner of a gay Cobb County man who was stabbed to death was arrested and charged in the killing – just days after another man was convicted of the murder.    READ MORE »

Atlanta police arrest suspect in robbery of gay Midtown man

Atlanta police arrest suspect in robbery of gay Midtown man

A 46-year-old homeless man with a history of armed robberies was arrested Friday and charged with robbing and assaulting a gay man in Midtown.    READ MORE »

‘Cold-blooded killer’ convicted of murdering Cobb gay man

‘Cold-blooded killer’ convicted of murdering Cobb gay man

A judge sentenced a felon to two consecutive life sentences in prison without parole for the brutal stabbing death of gay East Cobb man Jerry Moore.    READ MORE »

Gay Atlanta man robbed, assaulted in Midtown

Gay Atlanta man robbed, assaulted in Midtown

An unidentified man is still at large after threatening to shoot a gay Atlanta man during a robbery in Midtown. The perpetrator claimed he needed money for HIV medication.    READ MORE »

Felon on trial for ‘brutal murder’ of Cobb gay man

Felon on trial for ‘brutal murder’ of Cobb gay man

The alleged killer of a gay East Cobb man went on trial last week, with prosecutors saying the motive involved greed and a failing business.    READ MORE »

Athens trans woman cleared in death of a trans rival
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Athens trans woman cleared in death of a trans rival

An Athens judge dismissed murder charges against a transgender woman who fatally shot another transgender woman, ruling that the shooting was self defense.    READ MORE »

Man leaves puppy in LA Fitness locker while he works out

Man leaves puppy in LA Fitness locker while he works out

Atlanta police cited a man for animal cruelty after gym-goers at LA Fitness at Ansley Mall heard his puppy barking – from inside the locker where he left the dog while he worked out.    READ MORE »

Ex Atlanta man arrested for falsely accusing Grindr meetup of rape

Ex Atlanta man arrested for falsely accusing Grindr meetup of rape

A former Atlanta resident is facing five years in prison after he was caught lying to police about being raped by another man he met on Grindr.    READ MORE »

Atlanta man arrested in Nashville for robbing victim using Jack’d

Atlanta man arrested in Nashville for robbing victim using Jack’d

Nashville police arrested a 28-year-old Atlanta resident for allegedly robbing a man he met on the gay cruising app Jack'd.    READ MORE »

HIV exposure charges dropped against gay former Atlanta man

HIV exposure charges dropped against gay former Atlanta man

Charges have been dropped against a gay former Atlanta man who faced years in prison after being accused of exposing a sex partner to HIV.    READ MORE »

Gay Atlanta man who stole from non-profit avoids jail time

Gay Atlanta man who stole from non-profit avoids jail time

The former executive director of a gay Atlanta non-profit pleaded guilty to embezzling more than $56,000 from the organization, but avoided jail time and is now raising money to start a new non-profit.    READ MORE »

Genderqueer person killed during argument in Northwest Atlanta

Genderqueer person killed during argument in Northwest Atlanta

Friends and family of Nino Fortson are grieving after the early Sunday morning shooting death of the gender nonconforming Atlanta resident, a member of the local ballroom scene.    READ MORE »

 
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