North Georgia News - CBS46 News

Top Stories

Brandon England and Shawn Norris (Source: Catoosa County Jail) Brandon England and Shawn Norris (Source: Catoosa County Jail)

Deputies accused of criminal misconduct and sexual assault

Updated:

Two Walker County deputies are facing charges of aggravated assault, criminal attempt to rape and false imprisonment as of Tuesday evening.

More>>

More News

Testimony begins in 1983 murder trial

Tim Coggins (Source: Family) Tim Coggins (Source: Family)
Updated:

Telisa Coggins broke down on the stand when an attorney with the state showed her an image of her brother's tortured body.

More>>

Body found in trunk of car in Bethlehem

Source: WGCL Source: WGCL
Updated:

Sheriff deputies started this investigation around 7 a.m. following a missing person report, which led them to the side of the road where the body was located in a vehicle.

More>>

Parents of young boy found wandering roads in Paulding County located

Source: Paulding County Sheriff's Office Source: Paulding County Sheriff's Office
Updated:

The Paulding County Sheriff's Office have located the parents of a young boy found wandering the roads Wednesday morning.

More>>

Opening statements to begin in torturous murder of black man in 1983

Frankie Gebhardt and Bill Moore (Spalding County Sheriff's Office) Frankie Gebhardt and Bill Moore (Spalding County Sheriff's Office)
Updated:

Opening statements are set to begin Wednesday in the trial of two men accused in the brutal murder of a black man in rural Spalding County 35 years ago.

More>>

Sun-drenched trash stinking up Cartersville apartment complex

Source: WGCL Source: WGCL
Updated:

Residents of a Cartersville apartment complex are outraged over an unbearable smell and they say management is doing nothing to get rid of it. 

More>>

Suspect killed during officer-involved shooting in Forsyth County

Source: WGCL Source: WGCL
Updated:

A suspect in a domestic violence incident is dead after he was shot by deputies in Forsyth County late Tuesday night.

More>>

Mattie's Call issued for woman diagnosed with bi-polar disorder

Source: Clayton County PD Source: Clayton County PD
Updated:

Clayton County Police are searching for a missing woman diagnosed with a bi-polar disorder and a Mattie's Call has been issued as a result. 

More>>

Haralson County woman considered missing and endangered

Source: Haralson County Sheriff's Office Source: Haralson County Sheriff's Office
Updated:

The Haralson County Sheriff's Office is asking for the community's help in locating a missing woman who they consider to be in danger. 

More>>

Ex-NBA player faces armed robbery charge in Coweta County

Source: Coweta County Sheriff's Office Source: Coweta County Sheriff's Office
Updated:

A former NBA player from Marietta has been arrested for an armed robbery in Coweta County.  

More>>

Jeezy, Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms mentor boys at Steve Harvey's annual camp

Updated:

Television personality Steve Harvey spent this Father's Day mentoring to hundreds of teen boys. 

More>>

Grandma attacked, kills bobcat with bare hands

Updated:

A north Georgia grandma killed a rabid bobcat with her bare hands. She was attacked in her driveway as her 5-year-old granddaughter slept inside. 

More>>

Two children killed at South Creek Mud Boggin'

Source: WGCL Source: WGCL
Updated:

A driver competing in the South Creek Mud Boggin' on Saturday may be facing charges after losing control of his vehicle and killing two children. 

More>>

Restaurant Report Card: Olive Bistro scores 58; Smoke House BBQ wins Golden Spatula

(Source: WGCL) (Source: WGCL)
Updated:

Here in the south, we love our BBQ and I found some of the best in the entire state.

More>>

Man convicted of child molestation sentenced to 30 years in prison

Nicholas Brian Odell (Source: Paulding County Sheriff's Office) Nicholas Brian Odell (Source: Paulding County Sheriff's Office)
Updated:

A Paulding County man has been sentenced to 30 years in prison as part of a plea deal after being convicted of child molestation. 

More>>

Family still fights for closure 18 years after Father's Day crash kills son, paralyzes mother

Billy and Kathy Inman (Source: WGCL) Billy and Kathy Inman (Source: WGCL)
Updated:

This Father's Day weekend marks 18 years since a terrible car crash claimed the life of a teenager from Cherokee County and investigators say the man who hit the family's car was in this country illegally. 

More>>

Baby mauled to death by family dog in Forest Park

Source: WGCL Source: WGCL
Updated:

A mother is reeling after her 5 month-old baby was mauled to death by the family dog. 

More>>

Woman fatally struck and killed by DUI driver while getting mail from mailbox

Melissa Radcliffe (Source: Newton County PD) Melissa Radcliffe (Source: Newton County PD)
Updated:

A woman who was getting mail from her roadside mailbox is dead after she was struck and killed by a vehicle. 

More>>

Man fatally shot after firing at deputies at Hall County mobile home park

Source: Hall County SO Source: Hall County SO
Updated:

A man was shot and killed by Hall County Sheriff's Office deputies after firing on them at a mobile home park near Gainesville early Thursday morning. 

More>>

Man ties up worker before robbing Canton Verizon store Video included

Source: WGCL Source: WGCL
Updated:

Police are searching for a man caught on surveillance camera entering a Verizon store in Canton and putting a gun to a store clerk's head before tying her up and robbing the store. 

More>>

Police: Suspects kidnap victim, force him to withdraw money from bank

Source: WGCL Source: WGCL
Updated:

The victim told authorities he was abducted from an unconfirmed location in Covington and was taken to the Wells Fargo Bank on Highway 142 North. 

More>>

Hall County man jailed, accused of molesting teen girl

Source: Hall County Sheriff' Office Source: Hall County Sheriff' Office
Updated:

A Gainesville man is behind bars, accused of sexually molesting a 15 year-old girl. 

More>>

Two shot, one dead in officer-involved shooting in Walton Co.

Updated:

The GBI has been called in to investigate an officer-involved shooting in Walton County.

More>>

Deputy fired for allegedly stalking two women

Deputy James Campbell (Source: Rockdale County Sheriff's Office) Deputy James Campbell (Source: Rockdale County Sheriff's Office)
Updated:

Deputy James Campbell was terminated Monday, June 12.

More>>

Rockdale Co. chairman issues statement on inmate deaths

(Source: WGCL) (Source: WGCL)
Updated:

In recent months Rockdale County Jail has garnered the public's attention after two inmates were found dead in their cell. 

More>>

Doraville defends itself against Federal 'policing for profit' lawsuit Video included

Source: WGCL Source: WGCL
Updated:

City leaders in Doraville are defending themselves tonight after a lawsuit claims they police for profit and have an unfair court system. 

More>>

Men accused in armed robberies in multiple counties on Saturday

Source: WGCL Source: WGCL
Updated:

Police are searching for two men accused in armed robberies at businesses in multiple counties on Saturday.

More>>

Man accused of impersonating officer, beating and robbing motorist

FILE Clayton County Police. (SOURCE: WGCL) FILE Clayton County Police. (SOURCE: WGCL)
Updated:

Police in Clayton County are asking for the community's help in identifying a man accused of impersonating an officer and then beating and robbing a motorist on Friday.

More>>

Officer impersonator on the loose in Clayton Co.

(Source: WGCL) (Source: WGCL)
Updated:

A man driving in Clayton County was pulled over by a car with flashing blue lights, but things weren't what they seemed, it wasn't law enforcement making that stop.

More>>

Large alligator seen strolling through Walton County

Source: Facebook Source: Facebook
Updated:

Brandi Peters lives in Walton County near Jersey Walnut Grove Road, where an alligator was spotted walking around. 

More>>