Tuesday, March 12, 2013
The Fulton Sheriff's Office helped capture the fugitive after a multistate search.
A suspect in the shooting death at an Alpharetta townhome development near Old Milton Parkway has been captured. The Alpharetta Department of Public Safety announced that Shane Demetrice Woods was arrested in Georgia. Woods was captured by the United States Marshal's Southeastern Fugitive Task Force with assistance by the Fulton County Sheriffs Office, according to George Gordon, spokesman for the Department of Public Safety. He has been transported to Alpharetta's jail annex. Woods was wanted in connection with the shooting death of Zachary Rose of Canton on Jan. 28. Rose, 22, died after being shot in the lower abdomen during an incident on Whitestone Ridge at Stoneridge subdivision on Jan. 28. "Woods was being tracked throughout the …
Wednesday, January 30, 2013
Investigators from the Department of Public Safety are searching for Shane Demetrice Woods in connection with a shooting death on Jan. 28.
UPDATED Jan. 31, 1:05 p.m.: The Alpharetta Department of Public Safety is offering a $1,000 reward for information that leads to the capture and arrest of suspect Shawn Demetrice Woods. ORIGINAL ARTICLE: Alpharetta police are seeking a second suspect in the shooting death of an Alpharetta man on Monday night. Zachary Rose, 22, died after being shot in the lower abdomen during an incident on Whitestone Ridge at Stoneridge subdivision on Jan. 28. Investigators are searching for Shane Demetrice Woods, 22, a black male, who is considered armed and dangerous. Also known as Yung Slim ABG, "Shane Woods is believed to be on the run and possibly heading out of state," said George Gordon, spokesman for the Alpharetta Department of Public Safety. The…
Thursday, January 10, 2013
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Thursday, January 10
Lawrenceville Man Arrested in Connection to Murder of Woman in Norcross - Lawrenceville Patch Gwinnett County Police have made an arrest in the murder of a Norcross woman last December. After searching a Lawrenceville home, police charged Omar Santana, 25 of Lawrenceville with felony murder, possession of marijuana with intent to distribute and aggravated assault. Investigators found evidence of drug sales and evidence from the homicide of Malia Ross, 21, inside the home at on Daniel Lane in unincorporated Lawrenceville. Read Lawrenceville Patch for more on this story. 911 Tape of Loganville Burglar Shooting Released - Loganville-Grayson Patch The National Rifle Association is citing last week's shooting of an intruder by a Loganville …
Thursday, January 3, 2013
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Thursday, January 3
Angie Cornett Resigns from the Bartow School Board - Cartersville Patch Bartow County school board District 3 rep and vice chairman Angie Cornett today resigned her position on the board of education, Superintendent John Harper said. The move follows Cornett's arrest on a reckless conduct charge for allegedly striking a system student in the Carterville Walmart parking lot. Cornett cited "personal and family reasons," according to her letter of resignation, which was obtained by WBHF-AM 1450. Harper told Patch an election would take place to fill Cornett's seat. See the video and get the full story on Cartersville Patch. Police Searching for Suspect Who Robbed Buckhead Bank Wednesday - Buckhead Patch Police are looking for a man they say …
Wednesday, October 17, 2012
Here are some top Patch headlines from around the region.
Wednesday, October 17, 2012
Cartersville Man Charged in Rash of Alleged Burglaries - Cartersville Patch A Cartersville man has been charged in a series of burglaries in Sandy Springs following his arrest during an alleged botched burglary attempt in Douglasville. Gabriel Stephen Neely, 36, faces three counts of burglary in connection with the October incidents. See Cartersville Patch for more on this story. Barge Tours Woodstock Schools - Woodstock-Towne Lake Patch State School Superintendent John Barge on Tuesday called the Cherokee County School District "visionary" to implement a science, technology, engineering and math academy at the elementary school level. "The minds of children, they're like sponges at this age," Barge said. "The more you can introduce them …
Friday, July 6, 2012
Here are some top Patch headlines not far from Alpharetta and Milton. For more on each story, click on the links.
Friday, July 6, 2012
Gwinnett PD: Duluth Woman Killed During Double Shooting at Hotel – Duluth Patch The Gwinnett County Police Department Homicide Unit quickly arrested a suspect in a double shooting that resulted in the death of a Duluth woman and wounded a Duluth man Thursday night. James Rashad Clay, 24, of Duluth has been charged in the shooting that occurred about 9:56 p.m. July 5 at the Suburban Extended Stay Hotel in unincorporated Duluth, according to Cpl. Edwin Ritter, public information officer for the department. Investigators are searching for a motive, he said. Gwinnett County Police Uniform officers responded to the hotel, located at 2350 Stephens Center Drive, regarding shots fired. Upon their arrival officers discovered two victims, each …