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Loyce Agyeman, Mable Turman and Wanda Nuckles have each been charged in the death of a nursing home resident. (Source: DeKalb County Sheriff's Office). Loyce Agyeman, Mable Turman and Wanda Nuckles have each been charged in the death of a nursing home resident. (Source: DeKalb County Sheriff's Office).

Three arrested in connection to death of 89-year-old nursing home resident

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On February 27, 2014 each of the three women failed to provide appropriate medical attention to James Dempsey as he called out for help at the Northeast Atlanta Rehabilitation Center in Brookhaven, according to authorities.

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Man shot, killed at DeKalb County hotel

(Source: WGCL) (Source: WGCL)
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Police say a man was shot and killed at a hotel in DeKalb County Friday.

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Man accused of killing son had bizarre prior arrest Video included

Source: DeKalb County Sheriff's Office Source: DeKalb County Sheriff's Office
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CBS46 is learning new information about a bizarre prior arrest involving a man accused in the gruesome murder of his 5-year-old son.

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Report: Atlanta VA has over 37,000 claims to review

Source: WGCL Source: WGCL
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According to the VA's "Monday Morning Work Load" report, right now the Atlanta VA has 37,751 claims to review. That number includes disability claims, benefit claims and burial claims, but what it doesn't include are appeals claims. 

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Man found shot to death in vehicle with children inside

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Police are trying to figure out what happened after a man was found dead inside his vehicle in front of a DeKalb County apartment complex. 

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Georgia nurses indicted on murder, neglect charges

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A Georgia grand jury has indicted two nurses and an aide in the death of an elderly patient. 

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Black Panther boosts sales at African clothing boutiques Video included

Source: WGCL Source: WGCL
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The economic impact of the movie isn't lost on the Dekalb County Chamber of Commerce. Just yesterday, more than 700 students saw the movie in Tucker.

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Man fatally struck by vehicle while running across highway

Source: WGCL Source: WGCL
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A man is dead after being struck while walking along I-285 in DeKalb County early Wednesday morning.

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Wild hogs to be trapped or hunted

Source: WGCL Source: WGCL
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Licensed bow hunter Scott Sellers knows a thing or two about feral pigs. 

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700+ DeKalb County, APS students see Black Panther Video included

Source: WGCL Source: WGCL
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The Movie Tavern in Tucker transformed into an African nation on Tuesday for more than 700 students from Dekalb County Schools and Atlanta Public Schools.  

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Teen fatally shot as he walks with friends through church parking lot Video included

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A 19-year-old is dead after he was shot Monday night as he walked with three friends through a church parking lot to a convenience store.

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Feral pigs run hog wild in Decatur Video included

Source: WGCL Source: WGCL
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Feral animals have been running hog wild in their neighborhood for the past six weeks and it’s all caught on video. 

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Body found wrapped in plastic along DeKalb County roadway

Source: DeKalb County Police Source: DeKalb County Police
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Police are trying to determine the identity of a body found wrapped in plastic along a DeKalb County roadway early Tuesday morning. 

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House party turns deadly in DeKalb County

(Source: WGCL) (Source: WGCL)
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The homeowner was having a birthday party attended by more than 70 people in the 2300 block of Clifton Springs Manor. 

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Protect your kids from Playstation, Xbox predators

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These days, video games you play on your TV are becoming their own category of social media, and parents need to pay just as much attention to those as they would to Facebook or SnapChat.

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2-year-old hit by vehicle, killed in DeKalb County

(Source: WGCL) (Source: WGCL)
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Police say a 2-year-old boy was hit by a vehicle and killed in DeKalb County late Friday.

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Business owners split on what to do with homeless man who camps on bench in front of stores Video included

Source: WGCL Source: WGCL
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An Atlanta shopping district is divided. Virginia Highland business owners are split on what to do with a homeless man who is camping out on a bench in front of their stores.  

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Trash pile at apartment complex gets cleaned

Source: WGCL Source: WGCL
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Nearly a month after residents started complaining, their trash talk is finally paying off. 

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8 year-old child dies after being struck by vehicle, mother also injured

Source: WGCL Source: WGCL
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An 8 year-old girl struck by a vehicle while crossing the street to get on the school bus in Stone Mountain early Friday morning has passed away from injuries sustained in the crash.

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Trash litters DeKalb County apartment complex

Source: WGCL Source: WGCL
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There is a nasty problem plaguing the residents of the Heights at Chamblee Apartment Homes in Dekalb County. 

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DeKalb County Schools using canines

Source: WGCL Source: WGCL
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The shooting in Florida comes as DeKalb County steps up security in all of its schools by bringing on two highly-skilled canines.

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Cross Keys HS student dies from complications of flu

Source: WGCL Source: WGCL
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Grief counselors will be on hand at a metro Atlanta high school on Tuesday after a student passed away over the weekend from complications of the flu. 

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Clarkston family frantically searching for missing daughter

Source: Facebook Source: Facebook
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A Clarkston family is searching for their missing daughter and they've created a Facebook page to help in their efforts. 

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It's a Girl! Decatur Fire and Rescue help couple with unusual gender reveal

Source: Decatur Fire and Rescue Source: Decatur Fire and Rescue
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A firefighter and his wife had one of the more unusual gender reveals of all time, thanks to firefighters with the Decatur Fire and Rescue. 

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Three shot during overnight robbery in Decatur

Source: WGCL Source: WGCL
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Two people are in critical condition and another is recovering after all three were shot during a robbery at a Decatur liquor store early Monday morning.

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Workers start repairs on dangerous sinkhole in metro Atlanta neighborhood

(Source: WGCL) (Source: WGCL)
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One day after CBS46 exposed a dangerous sinkhole in a DeKalb County neighborhood, workers made repairs on Friday.

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Massive sinkhole threatens safety in metro Atlanta neighborhood

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A massive sinkhole continues to threaten the safety of people in a DeKalb County neighborhood, while complaints to the county have fallen on deaf ears.

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Police: Man attempts to abduct 14-year-old girl as she walks to school

Source: DeKalb County Police Department Source: DeKalb County Police Department
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Authorities have released a sketch of a man they say tried to abduct a 14-year-old female by forcing her into a vehicle as she walked to school.

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Man who allegedly stole police cruiser arrested after causing at least 8 crashes

Source: WGCL Source: WGCL
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Charges are piling up against a man accused of causing several crashes after stealing a police cruiser and taking it on a joyride through the streets of DeKalb County. 

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Man accused of forcing teen into car while she was walking to school

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After the abduction of a high school student in DeKalb County, police are warning teen girls who walk to school to be on alert.

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