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3 shoplifting incidents occur at Winder Family Dollar

Three shoplifting incidents occurred at the same Family Dollar store in Winder over a two-day span last week, according to Winder Police Department incident reports.

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Auburn home destroyed by fire; no one hurt

Auburn home destroyed by fire; no one hurt

An Auburn home that was being renovated was destroyed by fire early Monday morning, according to Barrow County Emergency Services.

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UPDATE: Adult charged in drowning of 2-year-old at Fort Yargo

UPDATE: Adult charged in drowning of 2-year-old at Fort Yargo

A relative of a 2-year-old male who drowned Saturday afternoon at Fort Yargo state park has been criminally charged after leaving the child unattended, according ...

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No injuries in Hoschton mobile home fire

A mobile home fire in Hoschton on Friday afternoon did not result in any injuries, according to Barrow County Emergency Services.

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Person rescued from burning Auburn trailer

A person was rescued Thursday morning by Barrow County Emergency Services after a trailer fire in Auburn.

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UPDATE: Pennsylvania man committed robbery in south Georgia before arrest in Barrow

A Pennsylvania man who was awaiting extradition from Barrow County back to his home state is now in the Wayne County Jail in Jesup, Ga.

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Winder man charged with impersonating Atlanta police officer

Winder man charged with impersonating Atlanta police officer

A Winder man is accused of impersonating an Atlanta police officer in May when pulled over in Oakwood, according to police.

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58 cats, 20 dogs seized in 4 separate hoarding cases

Barrow County Animal Control officials have seized 58 cats and kittens and 20 dogs and puppies in four separate hoarding cases over the past month.

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Statham man 'OK' after Ga. 316 wreck

A Statham man is OK and in stable condition after a wreck just west of Harry McCarty Road on Ga. 316 Wednesday night.

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UPDATE: Barrow inmate's death ruled accidental

Editor's note: A previous version of this story incorrectly stated Johnathan Ray Manus' date of death. 

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Barrow investigation: Gainesville man accused of raping teen

Barrow investigation: Gainesville man accused of raping teen

A Gainesville man is accused of picking up a 15-year-old girl in his vehicle and sexually assaulting her six months ago, according to authorities.

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