Category:  Crime

Transgender woman murdered in Macon driveway

Transgender woman murdered in Macon driveway

Candace Towns – a 30-year-old transgender woman not seen for three days – was found shot to death on Tuesday at the top of a hill in a blighted neighborhood in Macon.    READ MORE »

Gay Atlanta non-profit leader charged with stealing $56,000

Gay Atlanta non-profit leader charged with stealing $56,000

The former longtime executive director of a gay Atlanta non-profit that cares for the pets of critically ill people was arrested and faces charges that he embezzled more than $56,000 from the beloved organization.    READ MORE »

Atlanta police arrest suspect in shooting of gay bar patron

Atlanta police arrest suspect in shooting of gay bar patron

A 47-year-old convicted felon that Atlanta police called 'extremely dangerous' was arrested Thursday – just three days after he's accused of sexually harassing and then shooting a man who left a gay bar in Midtown.    READ MORE »

Man shot twice outside gay Atlanta bar in Midtown

Man shot twice outside gay Atlanta bar in Midtown

A man was shot twice outside of a Midtown gay bar Monday night after the suspect harassed him and a group of friends, panhandled for money, made sexual advances and ordered them to take off their clothes.    READ MORE »

DeKalb man murdered, husband stuffed in closet during robbery

DeKalb man murdered, husband stuffed in closet during robbery

A 48-year-old DeKalb County man was murdered and his husband stuffed into a closet during a home invasion and robbery on Monday morning in Stone Mountain.    READ MORE »

Suspected killer arrested in murder of transgender Atlanta woman

Suspected killer arrested in murder of transgender Atlanta woman

A 26-year-old metro Atlanta man was arrested Tuesday and charged with murdering Tee Tee Dangerfield, a transgender woman who was gunned down in an apartment parking lot.    READ MORE »

Friends rally to raise money to bury murdered trans woman

Friends rally to raise money to bury murdered trans woman

Friends, family and supporters of slain transgender Atlanta woman Tee Tee Dangerfield are raising thousands of dollars to help with the costs of her burial and funeral as police continue to search for her killer.    READ MORE »

Atlanta trans woman murdered in apartment parking lot

Atlanta trans woman murdered in apartment parking lot

Tee Tee Dangerfield – a 32-year-old transgender woman – was shot several times and killed in the parking lot of a metro Atlanta apartment complex early Monday.    READ MORE »

Gay Atlanta man robbed during transgender rally in Midtown

Gay Atlanta man robbed during transgender rally in Midtown

Charlie Stadtlander – an LGBT advocate and Atlanta School Board candidate – was assaulted and robbed on Saturday in Midtown as he took part in a rally and march supporting transgender Atlantans.    READ MORE »

Trans woman arrested for attacking Midtown man with knife

Trans woman arrested for attacking Midtown man with knife

A transgender woman was arrested in Midtown after allegedly charging at a man with a knife and then throwing a concrete block at him as the victim attempted to record the suspect in an area known for prostitution.    READ MORE »

Armed suspect robs man during midday holdup at Ansley Mall

Armed suspect robs man during midday holdup at Ansley Mall

A robber pulled a gun and forced a man running errands at gay-popular Ansley Mall in Midtown to withdraw cash from a nearby ATM during a daylight assault when the retail center was crowded with people.    READ MORE »

Feud between two trans women left Atlanta teen shot dead

Feud between two trans women left Atlanta teen shot dead

The shooting that left a transgender teen from Atlanta dead in the parking lot of an Athens apartment complex came during an argument with another trans woman who was later arrested and charged with her murder.    READ MORE »

Atlanta trans woman murdered in Athens shooting

Atlanta trans woman murdered in Athens shooting

A 17-year-old transgender woman who lives in Atlanta was shot in the chest and killed Sunday morning during a dispute in the parking lot of an Athens apartment complex.    READ MORE »

Man shot during robbery outside East Atlanta gay bar

Man shot during robbery outside East Atlanta gay bar

Two gay Atlanta men were robbed – and one shot – during an early-morning attack on Saturday outside a popular gay bar in East Atlanta.    READ MORE »

Gay DeKalb man murdered inside his Decatur home

Gay DeKalb man murdered inside his Decatur home

A gay DeKalb County man was found shot and killed in his Decatur home on Tuesday with a bag wrapped around his head.    READ MORE »

DeKalb sheriff arrested cruising for sex in Piedmont Park

DeKalb sheriff arrested cruising for sex in Piedmont Park

DeKalb County Sheriff Jeffrey Mann was arrested late Saturday as he allegedly cruised for sex in Piedmont Park and exposed himself to a male Atlanta police officer.    READ MORE »

Atlanta man tries to lure underage teen to Miami for sex

Atlanta man tries to lure underage teen to Miami for sex

A 62-year-old Atlanta man was arrested after he allegedly used social media to cruise a 14-year-old and tried to convince the male teen to travel to Miami for sex.    READ MORE »

Anti-gay Georgia pastor gets life in prison for molestation

Anti-gay Georgia pastor gets life in prison for molestation

Anti-gay Georgia pastor Kenneth Adkins continued to proclaim his innocence Tuesday even as a judge sentenced him to life in prison for child molestation.    READ MORE »

Gay Atlanta gallery owner pleads guilty to stealing from artists

Gay Atlanta gallery owner pleads guilty to stealing from artists

Prominent gay Atlanta art dealer Bill Lowe, accused of pocketing the proceeds from selling the artwork of others instead of paying them, pleaded guilty during a contentious court hearing on Tuesday.    READ MORE »

Anti-gay Georgia pastor guilty of child molestation

Anti-gay Georgia pastor guilty of child molestation

An anti-gay Georgia pastor who said victims of the Pulse gay club massacre got 'what they deserve' was found guilty of child molestation over his sexual relationship with two teens.    READ MORE »

 
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