MARIETTA, Ga. (AP) — The prosecution is expected to rest today in Marietta in the trial of a man accused of fatally shooting a baby as he sat in his stroller in coastal Georgia.
DeMarquise (deh-mahr-KEES') Elkins is charged with murder in the March 21 killing of 13-month-old Antonio Santiago in Brunswick.
ATLANTA (AP) — A Georgia Department of Labor official has been elected to serve as president of the National Association of Unemployment Insurance Appeals Professionals.
Officials say chief of the department's Appeals Tribunal, Alice Mitchell, was elected to serve as the national organization's president during a recent training conference in Los Angeles.
VALDOSTA, Ga. (AP) — Sheriff's officials in south Georgia say 27 dogs have been rescued from a dogfighting ring. Lowndes County Sheriff Chris Prine says investigators busted a dogfighting ring late last week and recovered treadmills, a large trailer used to transport dogs, training equipment and dog medicine.
LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. (AP) — Authorities have set a December trial date for the founder of a science-fiction convention who faces multiple charges of child molestation. A judge in Gwinnett County set the trial for Edward Kramer after hearing testimony about his numerous medical conditions. Kramer entered the courtroom yesterday in a wheelchair, equipped with an oxygen tank and hearing aid.
Created: Tue, 27 Aug 2013 09:16:23 EST
Updated: Tue, 27 Aug 2013 09:16:23 EST