News Nearby: Teen Left Voluntarily; Atlanta TV Anchor Faces DUI Charge
Here's a look at news from around the Atlanta area for Nov. 12.
Suspect in Missing Girl Case Charged with Statutory Rape
Norcross Police say Griselda Cibrian, the 14-year-old from Glennville who was reported missing Sunday afternoon and found in Norcross on Monday morning, went voluntarily with 24-year-old Raymundo Aranda-Parra, and it was not an abduction. Meanwhile, Aranda-Parra has been charged with interference with custody and statutory rape, according to Norcross Police. Read more at Norcross Patch.
Atlanta News Anchor Charged with DUI
Bones Identified as Those of Army Veteran
Human remains and skull found in Morgan County, Ga., last year have recently been identified as those of Jason Roark, a Snellville man and Army veteran, according to WSAV. Read more at Snellville Patch.
Fallen Police Officer 'A Real Hero'
Family, friends and colleagues poured praise on their memories of Atlanta Police Officer Shawn Smiley, Saturday, during his funeral at First Baptist Church of Atlanta. Read more at Sandy Springs Patch.
Adorning Your Door
Thanksgiving is coming up and right behind that, then, of course, Christmas. These holidays have one thing in common. No, not fruits and vegetables with a common color theme of orange. The desire to wreath. You heard me. You know what I’m talking about. Door wreaths. Read more at Dunwoody Patch.