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Woman injured, another killed in Gwinnett County stabbing

NORCROSS, Ga. -- A woman is dead and another injured after a stabbing incident in unincorporated Norcross, Monday.

The Gwinnett Police Department said in a statement that the incident happened around 3 a.m. at Oakbrook Pointe Apartments in the 1600 block of Pirkle Road.

Police said that the incident originally involved a man and one woman but escalated to involve two women when another in the apartment heard yelling.

When she left her room, she saw Alfredo Hilario Allen, 40, stabbing Erin McKinney 25.

When Allen noticed the other woman, he began stabbing her as McKinney fled to hide in a closet and call 911. Allen then followed her and police said, at some point she stopped talking to the dispatcher.  

Suspects in violent armed robbery sought

GWINNETT COUNTY, Ga. -- Authorities in Gwinnett County hope that you can help them track down two armed robbery suspects.

Investigators believe 27-year-old Arquial Dotson was one of two men who allegedly robbed two victims in the parking lot of a Norcross apartment complex on Oct. 7. Police said one of the victims was pistol-whipped.


Residents return home Monday night after flooding

NORCROSS, Ga. -- Residents of more than 30 mobile homes who were evacuated in Norcross due to rising floodwaters Monday afternoon, were able to return home Monday night. 

According to Gwinnett County Fire officials, 20 people were forced to leave their homes in the Jones RV and Mobile Home Park on Willow Trail Parkway off of Indian Trail Road. 

Gwinnett Co. voters to decide on 1-cent ESPLOST

NORCROSS, Ga. -- Voters in Gwinnett County will decide on Tuesday if they want to continue a one-cent tax they've paid for the past five years for education. School officials say keeping the tax is crucial to the future of the state's largest school district.

Not only is it largest in Georgia, Gwinnett County is the 13th largest district in the nation and growing.  With growth comes growing pains.

Gwinnett police investigate apartment shooting

NORCROSS, Ga. -- Police in Gwinnett County are working to uncover more details in a shooting near Norcross Saturday afternoon.

Authorities said in a statement that the incident happened at building 6 of Wesley Park Apartments in unincorporated Norcross.

When officers arrived, they found a victim had been shot during what is believed to be a robbery.

The victim was taken to Gwinnett Medical Center with injuries not believed to be life-threatening.

Investigation into the incident continues.

Suspect sought in shooting of teen in Norcross

NORCROSS, Ga. -- Authorities in Gwinnett County say they now know the person responsible for shooting a 14-year-old girl at a Norcross gas station earlier this month.

Police say 17-year-old Finess Hoff is charged with Reckless Conduct and Possession of a Pistol by a person under 18.

On October 6, police say Hoff, the victim and two others all arrived at a gas station on Beaver Ruin Road in unincorporated Norcross.

Police say while the driver was getting gas, the victim was shot from inside the vehicle. They say Hoff -- the suspected shooter -- then took off in the vehicle.

Police say he may be driving a dark-colored Acura sedan.

Anyone with information on Hoff’s whereabouts is asked to Gwinnett County Police Department or Crime Stoppers at 404 577-TIPS (8477).

Police investigate fatal Norcross shooting, seek victim's identity

NORCROSS, Ga. -- A man is dead after a shooting in Norcross overnight.

The incident happened at Sienna Heights Apartments in the 1355 block of Graves Road officials said.

There, officials found a Hispanic man shot several times around 2 a.m.

He was taken to Gwinnett Medical Center where he later died from his injuries.

Gwinnett County Police are still working to identify the man and and have released a physical description.

He's described as being in his early 30s and is between 5 feet 7 inches and 5 feet 10 inches tall.

Authorities estimate he is between 190 and 200 pounds with a medium build.

Anyone with information on this man's identity or the person who killed him is asked to call the department's homicide unit at 770-513-5300.