Atlanta PD arrest woman for homicide on 5th Street NW

Teporise Shanaye Newton
Teporise Shanaye Newton(Fulton County Jail)
Published: May. 12, 2022 at 8:15 PM EDT
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ATLANTA, Ga. (CBS46) - A woman has been arrested for the murder of another man on May 12 in the 1100 block of 5th Street NW.

Investigators were able to establish probable cause and secured arrest warrants for 41-year-old Teporise Shanaye Newton. Newton is being charged with murder and possession of a firearm by a felon. She is being held at the Fulton County Jail.


Atlanta Police Department is on the scene of a fatal shooting near 5th Street NW and Hightower Road NW.

Police say a man was tranported to a hospital with a gunshot wound but he died.

One person has been arrested.

This is a developing story.