Tag Archives: Georgia

Woman beats 3-year-old boy with baseball bat, kills him for eating a cupcake – Georgia – WATCH

 

ATLANTA — In late 2017, 3-year-old KeJuan Mason took a cupcake out of the kitchen, an act so innocent it’s hard to imagine reacting to it in any way other than just smiling and letting him eat it.

LaShirley Morris instead reacted violently.

She beat him with a baseball bat, which prosecutors later said left bruises all over the boy’s body, while her sister, the boy’s guardian Glenndria Morris, allegedly spanked him.

Police were later called to the “roach-infested” home in southwest Atlanta after a 911 call that said he wasn’t breathing. Paramedics arrived and performed CPR, but the child died at the hospital.

Source: She beat a child to death for taking a cupcake. She pleaded guilty and will spend life behind bars.

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VIDEO: Dramatic police car chase caught on dash cam in Georgia – WATCH

CANDLER COUNTY, Ga. (CBS46) Dash cam video of a police chase in southeast Georgia shows a reckless driver fleeing officers after a wild crash.

The footage shows a Candler County Sheriff’s Office deputy in a high-speed pursuit of a white sedan.

As the suspect attempts to flee, their vehicle spins around before coming to rest. The driver jumps out of the vehicle and takes off on foot.

A K9 officer then tracks and apprehends the suspect!

Source: VIDEO: SE Georgia police chase caught on dash cam

VIDEO: Shocking Moment Police Officer Hit by a TRAIN Caught on his Body Camera – Georgia  – WATCH

CEDARTOWN, Ga. — Body camera video showing the moment an officer in Georgia was hit by a train while on duty has been released by police.

Polk County police officer Andy Anderson suffered a concussion, six broken ribs, a broken elbow and a broken shoulder bone in the collision near Rockmart on Tuesday, news outlets reported.

Anderson was so focused on catching the suspect that he didn’t realize how close he was to the tracks, according to Polk County Police Chief Kenny Dodd.

Source: Body camera video records moment officer is hit by a train

7-year-old boy swallows AirPod as Christmas’ gift, in fear of music played in his stomach – Georgia – WATCH

 

DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. — A Christmas gift landed a 7-year-old boy in the hospital and his mother wants to warn other parents about it.

Kiara Stroud said her son accidentally swallowed one of his AirPods and she had to rush him to the emergency room.

The AirPod is still in the boy’s stomach.

“He was like, ‘Mom. I don’t want my phone,’ because he got a phone for Christmas as well, and he’s like, ‘I don’t want to be near my phone. I don’t want it to connect to my phone and start playing music.’ I’m like, ‘Oh my God.’ He’s a crazy kid,” Stroud said.

VIDEO:  Gun owner shoots, kills intruder inside Brookhaven home, Georgia – WATCH

A Brookhaven man shot and killed a suspected burglar Wednesday after finding the intruder inside his home, police said.

“What we believe is that the homeowner came home to a burglary in progress,” he said. “The person inside (who) was shot, we believe, is the suspected burglar.”

The scene remains active as police interview potential witnesses and investigate the fatal shooting. Gurley said the homeowner is cooperating and that no charges have been filed.

Source: BREAKING: Brookhaven homeowner shoots, kills suspected burglar, police say

Santa-hat man, 68, thinks he can have sex with 14-year-old girl – Cherokee Country, Georgia

A 68-year-old Ellijay man showed up in Cherokee County early Tuesday afternoon wearing a Santa hat, thinking he was meeting a 14-year-old girl for sex, authorities said.

Instead, investigators with the Cherokee Sheriff’s Office Internet Crimes Against Children unit arrested Jimmy Lee Bowling on a number of child sex charges.

Source: Investigators arrest man on internet child sex charges