A Hart County man is arrested on home invasion charges in Stephens County: 31 year-old Laterrel Alexander is accused of firing gunshots in a June 26 home break-in in Toccoa. One of the home invasion victims was reportedly pistol-whipped. The GBI is investigating.
The Boys and Girls Club in Gainesville is looking for donations to help replace playground equipment damaged and destroyed in a recent fire: Gainesville firefighters say the blaze was intentionally set; arson investigators are search for suspects.
Suspects from Texas are arrested in Forsyth County: five would-be bank robbers, said to be from Houston, are accused of trying to steal ATMs.