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Police Find Person of Interest in Apartment Complex Shooting

Police have one person of interest identified in the shooting at the Bethel Homes Apartment Complex on Hickman Drive. Shots were fired early Sunday morning. A 15-year-old and a 19-year-old, both victims of the shooting, went to the hospital with non-life-threatening gunshot wounds. If you have any information on the incident, police are asking that…

Shooting Death of a Woman

On 01/29/2018, officers were dispatched to a residence on Sartian Dr., in reference to a person shot. When the police arrived, they located a white female, Jennifer Jacobs, 22-year-old of Athens deceased in her bedroom from a gunshot wound to her chest. There were two other individuals in the residence at the time of Ms.…

Woman’s Body Found in Athens Hotel

UPDATE — The woman has been identified as Casey Devanna, 32. Devanna is from Florida. An autopsy is being preformed today. DEVELOPING — Police will not release the name of a woman found dead in a local hotel until they notify her next of kin. A housekeeping staff personnel of the Best Western on North Milledge…

Police Release Surveillance Video of Armed Robbery in Athens

Athens, GA– Athens Clarke County Police department wants you to follow this downtown surveillance carefully. The night of April 21st started as a quiet Downtown Athens night, until an unknown person robbed an apartment above Branded Butcher on N. Lumpkin Street. This is a break into the armed robbery that happened last week, but the…

Bigger lead, bigger reward: New evidence advances case

Athens, Ga- Georgia Bureau Investigation links gun to the shooting scene resulting in the death of Breana Jeree Blackwell, 23.     Even with the gun linked to to scene, ACCPD cannot prove that the 7 suspects were at the scene of the crime. Police are still offering a $10,000 reward for any details regarding the…

UPDATE: Rolling Ridge Drive Shooting

Athens, Ga — Police respond to a shooting at Rolling Ridge Apartments around 7p.m. last night. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0Lr9KERtvRw&w=560&h=315] Pan video of the street where the suspects  Lieutenant Mike Tyndell said that Athens Clarke County Police responded to a resident’s call of someone getting shot, but said there were no injuries. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8HPycqK38_o&w=560&h=315] The shooting is in…

Georgia Tech Student Who Hacked UGA Calendar Could Avoid Trial

ATHENS, GA – Georgia Tech student Ryan Pickren is scheduled for an arraignment on Wed for hacking UGA’s online calendar earlier this year

Carter Greene: Interim Police Chief

Carter Greene has been wearing his uniform for over 30 years. He hopes he can potentially become permanent because of his experience with the Athens-Clarke County Police Department. Greene says Chief Lumpkin has always been his mentor and he hopes all the knowledge he’s learned can help him become police chief one day soon.