Gwinnett County

Three people have been arrested in connection with the December shooting death in Gwinnett County of 14-year-old Paul Sampleton, who police have definitively said was murdered over his expensive and hard to get sneaker collection. Two 15-year-olds and an 18-year-old have been charged in Simpleton’s death, WSB-TV reports. All three suspects have been charged as […]

Gwinnett County Police believe the recent murder of Grayson High School freshman Paul Sampleton Jr. started off as a robbery, although the death is still under investigation. Sampleton Jr. was killed on Wednesday after being bound and shot to death in the kitchen of his family’s home. Although police aren’t saying what they think the […]

Karl Laventure, who was reportedly high on the synthetic drug bath salts, ran around a Lilburn, Georgia golf course half-naked, swinging clubs and threatening guests, WSB-TV Atlanta reports. Officers arrived at the Lilburn golf range after workers called about a “hysterical man.” A police video was taken to show how many officers it took to […]

In a story that continues to gain traction, Gwinnett County educator, Luis Rivera, apologized to school officials for implementing dehumanizing slave questions into math equations for third-graders. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution obtained a statement from Rivera, who resigned Wednesday after teaching at Beaver Ridge Elementary since 2008, in which the educator apologized profusely for his “poor […]

VIA: AJC.com Atlanta Falcons defensive tackle Jonathan Babineaux was smoking marijuana as he and a friend were driving north on I-85 Thursday night, an arrest report from the Gwinnett County Police Department said. According to the document, released to the AJC on Tuesday, Babineaux picked up his friend, Aaron Robinson, at Hartsfield-Jackson Airport and took […]