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Fire rips through Norcross apartment building


NORCROSS, Ga. -- An entire apartment building was displaced on Saturday after a fire ripped through 20 units in Norcross.

Gwinnett County Fire Department officials believe the fire was an accident sparked by an electrical outlet.

Men charged in fatal high speed chase were under federal investigation


 

GWINNETT COUNTY, Ga. -- The father-son duo charged in a fatal high speed chase on Jan. 28 in Peachtree Corners were already under federal investigation. 

Father, son denied bond in deadly chase, crash


GWINNETT COUNTY, Ga. -- A father and son are locked up after a judge denied them bond earlier Saturday.

Community in shock after Norcross couple killed in wreck


NORCROSS, Ga. -- On Saturday, a father and son are set to appear in a Gwinnett County courtroom, after leading police on a deadly high-speed chase Thursday night. 

The impact of that terrible crash was felt hard five miles away from the scene in Norcross. 

That’s where the victims, Krzysztof and Elzbieta Karwczynski, lived for years.

Retired CDC worker, wife killed in crash with car being pursued by police


NORCROSS, Ga. -- A 77-year-old man and his 78-year-old wife were killed when a car being pursued by police crashed into their vehicle on Thursday night.

Police said the chase ended when Larry Thomas slammed into a Mercedes in the intersection of Peachtree Parkway at Jay Bird Alley around 10:30 p.m. Thursday night, killing Kryzysztof Krawczynski and his wife Elzbieta Gurtler-Krawczynski.

Kryzysztof Krawczynski had retired from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention after 31 years. He most recently worked in the CDC's Division of Viral Hepatitis as distinguished consultant, chief, and team leader of the Experimental Pathology Laboratory.

Victims identified in Norcross double homicide as teenagers


NORCROSS, Ga. — Gwinnett County Police are investigating after two people were found dead in separate locations of the same Norcross neighborhood.

According to Gwinnett County Police Corp. Deon Washington, a surveyor found a man dead of gunshot wounds in an area between two homes in the 6000 block of Wandering Way around 9:30 a.m.

A short time later, police investigating a reported theft at a nearby pool house discovered a woman dead inside of a vehicle. She had also been shot, police said.

Tuesday, authorities identified the man as Jaquille Thomas, 18, and Angelique Bowman, 19. They are both from Stone Mountain and neither victim lived in the subdivision.