'Pill Mill' Partner Pleads Guilty, Hit-and-Run Victim Taken Off Ventilator
Here are some of the latest headlines from around Canton and the Atlanta region.
'Pill Mill' Partner Pleads Guilty, Agrees to Cooperate, Testify - Cartersville Patch
One of the five people accused of operating a "pill mill" in Cartersville has pleaded guilty and agreed to cooperate with federal authorities.
In June 2011, local, state and federal law enforcement agencies raided Atlanta Medical Group, a Collins Drive pain clinic, arresting 11 residents of other states on drug possession and other charges. Visit Cartersville Patch for more on this story.
Emily Bowman Comes Off Ventilator While Athens Police Burn The Midnight Oil - Woodstock-Towne Lake Patch
The 19-year-old Woodstock woman who remains in critical condition at Athens Regional Medical Center after being struck by a truck on Feb. 16 in a hit-and-run has reached another milestone in her recovery.
Emily Bowman has been taken completely off a ventilator and is now breathing through a tube placed in her trachea "that provides moist, oxygenated air," her uncle Neal Bowman wrote on the Bows for Bowman Facebook page. Visit Woodstock-Towne Lake Patch for more on this story.
$2,000 Reward Offered For Info on Recent Capitol View Shooting - Cascade Patch
Atlanta Police along with CrimeStoppers is actively trying to find leads and information that will lead to the arrest of 2 men, who robbed and subsequently shot a man near Capitol View in the 500 block of Mellview Avenue.
According to APD, the two individuals were both armed and should still be considered dangerous. Visit Cascade Patch for more on this story.
Woman's Body Found in Truck in College Park - CBS Atlanta
ollege Park police are investigating after a woman's body was found inside a truck along Atlanta Street near J.T. Alexander Drive.
The 37-year-old woman was found in a burgundy Ford F-150 extended cab pickup truck. Visit CBS Atlanta for more on this story.
Shuttle Bus, SUV Collides on I-85 - Fox 5 Atlanta
Police say an airport shuttle bus was involved in a crash near Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport on Monday morning, leaving one person hurt.
The crash happened at the ramp connecting Interstate 85 and Riverdale Road, and it caused the exit ramp from I-85 southbound to be shut down for more than two hours. Visit Fox 5 Atlanta for more on this story.