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Cops worked to release jailed father for kidney donation to son

Cops worked to release jailed father for kidney donation to son

Two weeks after a Gwinnett County man was told his recent arrest would push back his kidney donation......
Police pilot felt ‘strong wind gust’ before helicopter crash, report says

Police pilot felt ‘strong wind gust’ before helicopter crash, report says

The Gwinnett County police officer who was piloting a helicopter last month felt a “stron......
Woman shot multiple times after firing at officer; 7 detained 

Woman shot multiple times after firing at officer; 7 detained 

A woman was shot multiple times early Thursday after firing at a Gwinnett County SWAT officer, polic......
Pizza worker shot after closing Gwinnett restaurant

Pizza worker shot after closing Gwinnett restaurant

The general manager of a Gwinnett County pizza restaurant was shot Monday night as he walked to his......
Gwinnett man suspected in wife’s death arrested in Alabama

Gwinnett man suspected in wife’s death arrested in Alabama

A man was arrested in Alabama just hours after police found his wife’s body in a Gwinnett Coun......
Cops: Man used smartphone to demand cash from banks 

Cops: Man used smartphone to demand cash from banks 

A couple of recent incidents in Gwinnett County have put a new twist on the traditional bank robbery note - the use of a smartphone....
Hotel guest refuses to leave, prompts 12-hour SWAT standoff, cops say 

Hotel guest refuses to leave, prompts 12-hour SWAT standoff, cops say 

The Araamda Inn in Gwinnett County was evacuated after the guest allegedly barricaded himself inside his room....
Cops: Car used by dad charged with murder is found

Cops: Car used by dad charged with murder is found

The vehicle that is thought to have been used by a man accused of killing his 3-month-old daughter h......
Dad wanted after baby’s death in Gwinnett

Dad wanted after baby’s death in Gwinnett

An urgent search is underway for a man accused of killing his 3-month-old daughter, Gwinnett police......
Good Samaritans help injured Gwinnett man get to hospital during storm

Good Samaritans help injured Gwinnett man get to hospital during storm

It started with dinner for a Gwinnett County family....
WATCH: Woman dragged into street, hit by truck while resisting robber

WATCH: Woman dragged into street, hit by truck while resisting robber

A woman was dragged down a Gwinnett County hotel driveway by a pickup truck and run over while resis......
Gwinnett school releases wrong girl to DFCS after name mix-up

Gwinnett school releases wrong girl to DFCS after name mix-up

A 7-year-old Gwinnett County girl was mistakenly pulled out of class Tuesday afternoon and driven to......
Ex-boyfriend on the run after woman’s stabbing death

Ex-boyfriend on the run after woman’s stabbing death

A man wanted in connection with the stabbing death of his ex-girlfriend “may be actively tryin......
Gwinnett man gets 21 months in Craigslist car scheme

Gwinnett man gets 21 months in Craigslist car scheme

A Norcross man was sentenced to 21 months in prison for being part of a scheme that involved adverti......