SCAD will begin offering a new bachelor of fine arts degree in film and television at its Atlanta campus this fall. The new BFA degree will make SCAD Atlanta the second area school in recent months to announce an expansion of its media program in conjunction with Atlanta's rising status as a production hub.
CBS46 has learned that a suspect has been arrested in connection to the slaying of an elderly woman late Monday evening. Homicide detective secured a felony murder warrant for Johnny Maurice Avery.
Investigators said the victim was robbed and assaulted at a MARTA stop in northwest Atlanta near West Chattahoochee Avenue near Ellsworth Industrial Drive during the early morning hours on Saturday. Police describe the suspect is described as a man between 20 and 30 years old with short, twisted hair.
Police are looking for a suspect wanted in a series of convenience store robberies in metro Atlanta, including one in Brookhaven. Gwinnett Police released surveillance camera images Thursday of the suspect from one of the robberies on July 11 at the Sam's Mart at 1745 Indian Trail Road near Norcross.
Some of the sharpest criticism of a police officer after the slaying of an unarmed black man is coming from top law enforcement and Cincinnati officials this time. A University of Cincinnati police officer who shot a motorist after stopping him over a missing front license plate pleaded not guilty Thursday to charges of murder and voluntary manslaughter.
Cincinnati Police Chief Jeffrey Blackwell, center, shakes hands with a protestor during a demonstration outside the Hamilton County Courthouse after murder and manslaughter charges against University of Cincinnati police off... . Audrey DuBose, right, is comforted by her daughter Terina Allen during a news conference after murder and manslaughter charges against University of Cincinnati police officer Ray Tensing were announced for the traffic stop sh... .