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Saturday, October 29, 2011

Cocaine, needles, & machine gun discovered in Snellville vehicle

A Snellville Police officer stopped a vehicle for window tint violation.  The officer observed several criminal indicators from both the driver and the front passenger. Another officer arrived to assist in searching the vehicle and the driver consented to the search.    He  observed  multiple  criminal indicators from both the driver and the front seat  passenger.

During the search of the vehicle, officers found several used and unused needles. The driver had about 2 grams of powdered cocaine in his pocket. Officers seized 2 handguns and a machine gun. 

The driver was charged with possession of cocaine, possession of drug-related objects, and possession of a firearm while in possession of illegal narcotics.

The passenger was charged with prohibited weapons and beverage.  The suspects were transported to Gwinnett County Jail and the vehicle was seized. According to the Snellville Police Department, the investigation is continuing.

This information comes from public information shared in a report from the Snellville Police Department. It has been edited by our blog staff.

Felony Hit and Run Suspect Wanted in Virginia Arrested in Snellville GA

A Snellville police officer saw a vehicle at the Quik Trip on Scenic Highway that had a headlight violation. The officer was able to stop the vehicle near Pharrs Road. The driver had a State of Virginia driver's license. When the driver's license was checked against the computer database, it was found that the man was wanted in Virginia for felony hit and run. Virginia authorities advised that they would extradite the man. The man was arrested on the Virginia warrant and charged with driving on suspended license. He was taken to the Gwinnett County Jail to await extradition to Virginia.

Sunday, October 16, 2011

Teen accused of attempting to lure child into car in Gwinnett

Teen accused of trying to lure child into car
WSB Atlanta
By Kerry Kavanaugh A Gwinnett County family is warning kids and parents after they say a man tried to lure a 12-year-old boy into his car just outside the child's home. According to a Gwinnett County Police report, the incident unfolded on Mandalay ...

Tuesday, August 9, 2011

Police: Snellville man charged with computer or electronic pornography, child exploitation

Snellville man charged with child porn on ICE hold Similar arrest results in bond
The Daily Citizen
A Snellville man who allegedly traveled to Murray County expecting to have sexual relations with a child and was arrested is on a hold by Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) at the county jail, authorities said. Sunil Shamji Jungawalla, 46, ...

Tuesday, July 26, 2011

Body Found in Gwinnett County

Body discovered in Norcross Ga

Body Discovered in Gwinnett County
MyFox Atlanta
Gwinnett County authorities are investigating the discovery of a body at an apartment complex in Norcross on Monday. Investigators say the man -- said to be in his 40's -- died from an apparent gunshot wound. Police say they do not know if the victim ...

MyFox Atlanta

Man shot, killed at apartments near Norcross
Atlanta Journal Constitution
By Mike Morris Gwinnett County police are on the scene of a fatal shooting at an apartment complex near Norcross. A maintenance worker at the Harbin Springs Apartments at Twin Springs Trail and Harbins Road found the victim's body in a grassy area ...

Snellville Jewelry Robbery Suspect Arrested

Here are two news reports about the jewelry robbery at Snellville's Barrons Fine Jewelry. A suspect is in custody and police are closing in on two more.

Suspect arrested, 2 more sought in Gwinnett jewelry heists
Atlanta Journal Constitution
9, two men entered Barron's Fine Jewelry in Snellville while a third served as lookout. They held up the store at gunpoint, taking about $20000 on jewelry, and fled in a white Jeep Liberty. The vehicle later was recovered by Snellville police and was ...

1 arrested, 2 sought in jewelry store robberies
9, two men entered Barron's Fine Jewelry at 1850 Scenic Highway in Snellville, stealing about $20000 worth of jewelry at gunpoint. A third man acted as a lookout, police said. Several weeks later on March 22, four men robbed the Tara Fine Jewelry at ...

Tuesday, July 19, 2011

Police: Husband a suspect in death of Lawrenceville wife

Police layout timeline of suspicion in woman's death
LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga -- On the same day police confirmed a body found over the weekend was that of a missing Lawrenceville woman, they named her husband as a suspect. Gwinnett County Police say it is a series of events over a little more than a week that ...

Lawrenceville husband a suspect in wife's death
WGCL Atlanta
The victim's body was found Saturday in a wooded area near her Lawrenceville home. Family members and friends of the victim discovered the body buried under leaves during a ground search. The victim's husband did not participate in the search. ...

LAWRENCEVILLE: Husband is suspect in death of Gwinnett mom
LAWRENCEVILLE, GA - Gwinnett County police are looking into the possibility that Domonique Leili, whose body was found Saturday morning near her home, was killed by her husband. Investigators said Matthew Leili was not the only suspect in Nique's death ...

CBS Atlanta News, Weather, Sports, Traffic - WGCL 46Missing Lawrenceville ...
WGCL Atlanta
Entertainment News from AP By John Pillow - email By Elizabeth Klynstra - email By Jeff Chirico - email Gwinnett County Police have confirmed that the body of a woman found on Saturday morning in Lawrenceville is that of Dominique Leili, ...