There is a murder arrest in Jackson County, where 40 year-old Karen Whisnant is charged in the shooting of her 41 year-old husband Michael. Police say it happened at a home in Arcade. Karen Whisnant is in the Jackson County jail.
Three suspects are booked into the Hall County jail after gambling raids in Gainesville: police say 20 video gambling machines and more than $20,000 in cash were confiscated. Agents arrested Jung Yop Choo, Jose Ulloa-Gonzalez, and Navshadalia Momin.
The four people killed in last weekend’s small plane crash in Gordon County have been identified: the victims were from Atlanta, Fayetteville, and Senoia. The plane went down on a snowy Saturday shortly after takeoff from Falcon Field in Peachtree City. The deceased included three men and one woman, Gordon County Deputy Coroner Christy Nicholson said Tuesday. She identified them as the pilot, Roy Smith, 68, of Fayetteville, Georgia; his son, Morgen Smith, 25, of Atlanta; Morgen Smith's girlfriend, Savannah Sims, 23, of Atlanta; and the co-pilot, Raymond Sluk, 62, of Senoia, Georgia.