Category: Crime

June 23, 2021
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    DEKALB COUNTY, GA—The DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office Fugitive Unit, with the US Marshals, Clayton County Police and Clayton County Sheriff’s Office, today(June 23) arrested a suspect in the murder of a man in Decatur in March of this year. Tucker resident Jorden Rashaan Permenter, 26, was taken into custody without incident on Glen […]

June 17, 2021
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ATLANTA – Insurance and Safety Fire Commissioner John F. King announced today that his Criminal Investigations Division has taken out a warrant on Joel Brooks, 32, of Loganville, for insurance fraud. “Mr. Brooks is accused of attempting to illegally secure $37,100 in insurance funds for a lost piece of jewelry,” said Commissioner King. “He submitted […]

June 14, 2021
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This morning a Cobb County Magistrate judge issued misdemeanor warrants for Cobb County School District bus driver, Richard Tebbens, for simple assault and simple battery against a 10-year-old student. The incident occurred on November 14, 2019. According to the sworn testimony during the warrant issuance hearing on May 10, 2020, Richard Tebbens, a bus driver […]

June 14, 2021
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ATLANTA – Insurance and Safety Fire Commissioner John F. King announced today that warrants have been issued for the arrest of Christina Hutchins, 32, for one count of Insurance Fraud and one count of Forgery in the 1st Degree. Ms. Hutchins is wanted in connection with a Henry County case. “Our Criminal Investigations Division discovered […]

June 11, 2021
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    DECATUR, GA– The DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office has arrested a suspect in the murder of a Decatur man who was killed in May.  Ellenwood resident Autori Jarquez Muhammad, 24, turned himself in to authorities at the DeKalb County Jail on June 9. He was arrested for the May 18, 2021 murder of Anthony […]

June 9, 2021
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Suspect test drove car and never returned   SNELLVILLE—The Gwinnett County Police Department is working to identify a man who stole a 2011 Ford Crown Victoria from ZAM’S Used Cars, 3393 Stone Mountain Highway, Snellville. The incident occurred on May 27 shortly before 2 p.m. The man received the keys to test drive the car […]

June 5, 2021
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  UNCHINNA MYRICK                                                                                                                                    CEDRIC O’NEAL HERRING       DEKALB COUNTY, GA– A couple is  now in custody, charged with the murder of a DeKalb County child who was in there care. The DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office Fugitive Unit, with assistance from […]


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