Category: Crime

On Common Ground NewsSeptember 6, 2021
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    ROCKDALE COUNTY, GA –A 38-year-old man was arrested in connection with a shooting that left three people injured on Sunday (Sept. 5) at Sudo’s Bar and Brill, 2270 Salem Road, S.E., a spokesperson for the Rockdale County Sheriff’s Office said. James Simpson, of Covington, was charged with Aggravated Assault and Reckless Conduct and […]

On Common Ground NewsSeptember 1, 2021
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Jurors return guilty verdict against Lamour Lowe, 22     DECATUR, GA—DeKalb County District Attorney Sherry Boston announced a conviction by jury trial in the murder case against a Stone Mountain man accused of shooting and killing an acquaintance from middle school.    Jurors returned guilty verdicts on Aug. 26 against Lamour Lowe, 22, on […]

On Common Ground NewsAugust 31, 2021
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    ATLANTA, GA —Attorney General Chris Carr today announced that the office’s Human Trafficking Prosecution Unit has indicted four individuals on human trafficking charges.  A DeKalb County Grand Jury returned the indictment on August 24. “We thank the DeKalb County Grand Jury for their careful consideration of the evidence in this case,” said Attorney […]

On Common Ground NewsAugust 31, 2021
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    DECATUR, GA–A DeKalb County Grand Jury has indicted a Lithonia man in connection with the stabbing attack of a pregnant woman walking with her 3-year-old son along a Brookhaven trail this summer. Christopher Jones, 30, was indicted Monday on charges of Criminal Attempt to Commit Murder, Criminal Attempt to Commit Feticide, Aggravated Assault, […]

On Common Ground NewsAugust 29, 2021
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    The DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office Fugitive Unit has  arrested a murder suspect. Sheriff’s investigators, working with the Georgia State Patrol Crime Suppression Unit, Atlanta Police Department Phoenix Air Unit, and the Georgia Department of Natural Resources, on Friday located 20-year-old Tremayne Latner of Decatur on Marietta Street in Atlanta. According to the arrest […]


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