18-year-old charged with stabbing his mother on Thanksgiving

LAWRENCEVILLE — An 18-year-old is in custody after the Thanksgiving stabbing and murder of his mother in Lawrenceville. According to the Gwinnett County Police Department, shortly before noon, officers dispatched to a domestic related assault on Misty Valley Court in unincorporated Lawrenceville. When

Two firefighters injured in Gwinnett County house fire

LAWRENCEVILLE — A house fire that has been ruled arson sent two firefighters to the hospital just after 9 p.m. Saturday night. Firefighters responded to a reported house fire on Highgate Drive in Lawrenceville. The caller to 9-1-1 said her husband was

Police identify victim and suspect in fatal stabbing in Gwinnett County

LAWRENCEVILLE — Police have identified both the victim and the suspect in a fatal stabbing that occurred in Gwinnett County Saturday. Shortly before midnight, officers were dispatched to a “domestic” at a home on Planters Cove Circle in unincorporated Lawrenceville. When officers arrived,

Police investigate fatal stabbing in Gwinnett County

LAWRENCEVILLE — The Gwinnett County Police Department Homicide Unit is investigating a domestic-related homicide that resulted in the death of a man in his 30s. Shortly before midnight on Saturday, August 7, officers were dispatched to a “domestic” at a home on Planters

Gwinnett Police identify victims in Tuesday shooting, suspect arrested

LAWRENCEVILLE — The Gwinnett Police Department is investigating a shooting at Reflections on Sweetwater Apartments.   According to police, shortly after 9:50 p.m. Tuesday, officers were dispatched to a “person shot” call at 3405 Sweetwater Road. Officers found one woman dead in building

Police investigate murder-suicide in Gwinnett County

LAWRENCEVILLE — The Gwinnett County Police Department is investigating what authorities believe to be a murder-suicide in Lawrenceville. Shortly after 3:20 p.m. Sunday, officers were dispatched to a “person shot” call on Wallace Hill Ridge. Officers found a man and a woman

Sunday morning fire destroys two Lawrenceville homes

LAWRENCEVILLE — Firefighters responded at 2:03 a.m. to a neighbor’s report of a house fire at the 200 block of Twin Brook Way NW in unincorporated Lawrenceville. The 9-1-1 caller reportedly saw the house behind theirs on fire. Crews arrived to find

70-year old Gwinnett man charged with murder

LAWRENCEVILLE — A 70-year-old Lawrenceville man has been arrested and charged with murder in the death of 44-year-old Anthony Collins.  Homicide detectives say they received information on this murder that identified Stanley Elliot as the suspect in the case. Investigators met with

Missing police K9 officer found

Update: Brix has been located at the Gwinnett County Animal Control Center. K9 Brik is healthy and unharmed. The original story is below. LAWRENCEVILLE — The Gwinnett County Police Department is asking for your help finding a lost police dog. Police say

Confederate monument to be removed from Lawrenceville square

Gwinnett County becomes the latest local government to remove a Confederate monument after county officials voted to put the monument that sits in downtown Lawrenceville in storage. Court proceedings will ultimately determine the fate of the monument. The 28-year-old monument sits on

This school was named the top high school in Georgia

(The Center Square) – The Gwinnett School of Mathematics, Science & Technology, where the average SAT score is 1370, was ranked the best public high school in Georgia, according to a review of school data by the website 24/7 Wall St. The school

73-year-old woman dies in Gwinnett County car crash

A 73-year-old woman died in a car crash last week that closed portions of Pleasant Hill Road for more than an hour. The crash is still under investigation and occurred Friday at the intersection of Pleasant Hill Road and Arc Way. According

Fire destroys Gwinnett County Home

LAWRENCEVILLE — A fire ravaged a home in Lawrenceville early Saturday morning, fully engulfing the structure. Gwinnett County firefighters responded this morning to a resident of the home’s report of a house fire on the 500 block of Shoal Circle, in Lawrenceville.

29-year-old charged in double shooting that left one dead

LAWRENCEVILLE — Gwinnett County Police say they have charged 29-year-old Justin Kattar on two counts of aggravated assault and one count of Felony Murder in a double shooting that happened around 3 a.m. Monday and resulted in the death of 24-year-old Brandon