National: Crime


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Woman shoots, kills girlfriend outside Atlanta strip club

A woman is charged with shooting and killing her girlfriend during an argument outside a popular Atlanta strip club.    READ MORE »


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Police nab alleged gunman in murder of gay Decatur man

DeKalb County police arrested the third and final suspect in the “hate-motivated” murder of 28-year-old Decatur resident Trey Peters.    READ MORE »


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Police arrest second suspect in murder of gay Decatur man

A second suspect in the June hate crime murder of Trey Peters has been arrested and DeKalb police continue searching for a third person involved in the homicide.    READ MORE »


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Police arrest suspect in murder of gay Decatur man

A suspect in the June shooting death of Trey Peters has been arrested and DeKalb police have issued warrants for a second suspect.    READ MORE »


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Warner Robins woman gets life sentence for killing girlfriend

A Middle Georgia woman pleaded guilty Monday to stabbing and killing her domestic partner in front of police – just three days after being released from jail on charges she attacked her.    READ MORE »


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DeKalb police: Murder of gay Decatur man was ‘hate-motivated’

The gay man shot and killed as he walked to a MARTA station in Decatur was harassed by two men about his sexuality one week before the tragic incident.    READ MORE »


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Friends mourn gay man murdered during robbery in Decatur

Two men yelled homophobic slurs before shooting and killing a gay man as they tried to rob him as he walked home from a MARTA station in Decatur.    READ MORE »


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Gay DeKalb teacher dies in police chase after killing boyfriend

A gay high school teacher suspected of shooting and killing a man he had been dating on Monday died hours later after crashing his car during a police chase.    READ MORE »


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Gay Atlanta couple’s home trashed, robbed by Airbnb renters

A gay couple in East Atlanta has security video of what they say is an Airbnb renter who hosted a party before robbing them of thousands of dollars of electronics, toiletries and linens.    READ MORE »


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Fulton man gets life in prison for sex with gay teen

A Fulton County man was sentenced to life in prison without parole for molesting a gay 13-year-old boy less than a year after being released from prison for a similar crime.    READ MORE »


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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 »


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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 »


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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 »


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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 »


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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 »


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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 »


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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 »


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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 »


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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 »


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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 »

 
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