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Ga. Tech students tied up, robbed inside apartment


ATLANTA -- Two Georgia Tech students were robbed inside their off-campus apartment Monday morning.

The victims told Atlanta Police two suspects entered their apartment in the 500 block of Lovejoy Street shortly before 3 a.m. They got inside through the door, which was kept open because the air conditioning was not working.

According to a police report, one of the suspects was armed with a handgun. The suspects tied up the victims with socks and stole their electronics and about $120 in cash. They then ran from the apartment.

The victims described their attackers as two black men.

The robbery is under investigation.

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APICS appoints UHY Advisors’ David Lloyd to Board of Directors

APICS appoints UHY Advisors’ David Lloyd to Board of Directors

ATLANTA -- The Atlanta APICS Chapter (Atlanta Association for Operations Management) has added UHY Advisors’ David Lloyd to its Board of Directors, where he will serve as Vice President of Administration.

The Atlanta Chapter of APICS has been serving Greater Atlanta and North Georgia since 1964. It is also one of the nation’s largest APICS chapters with over 600 members. The chapter provides operations & supply chain management education, fosters best practice sharing, networking, and professional development opportunities for members.

Lloyd is a Manager with UHY Advisors, which delivers professional financial, tax and business consulting services to companies ranging from mid-sized to Fortune 500 in size and complexity. He lives in the Midtown area of Atlanta.

Atlanta police investigating racial Elmer Fudd graffiti


ATLANTA -- Atlanta police are investigating controversial graffiti left on the side of a Midtown building. 

The image of the cartoon character Elmer Fudd wearing a police uniform, holding a shotgun along with the words "Negro Season" on a sign, was painted on the garage of a building on West Peachtree Street. The image had the tag name of MAES.

South Fulton County Economic Development to host career expo

South Fulton County Economic Development to host career expo

FULTON COUNTY, Ga. -- Job seekers, get ready! The Unincorporated South Fulton County Economic Development Initiative will host a Career and Resource Expo on Aug. 26 from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m.

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Local AT&T workers gather downtown, demand new contracts


ATLANTA -- Union workers with AT&T hit the picket line in downtown Atlanta, Saturday, demanding a new labor contract.

The "Communication Workers of America" descended on the AT&T headquarters on West Peachtree Street.

Man wanted for questioning in MARTA sex assault


 

ATLANTA – Police have released the sketch of a man wanted for questioning in connection with a rape that happened at a MARTA station.

According to police, the incident happened July 26 at the North Avenue MARTA station located at 713 W. Peachtree Street NW.

The victim, who was visiting from out of town, told police she fell asleep at the property, and woke up with a man on top of her assaulting her.

Anyone with information is asked to call Atlanta Crime Stoppers at 404-577-TIPS (8477).