First Slice 3-27-15: Police arrest suspect in Ponce Kroger killing

Plus, Bunche Middle School being tested for possible TB exposure, Brookhaven gets a new mascot, and more news.

A Crime Stoppers tip about the getaway car seen in surveillance footage led authorities to a suspect behind the shooting of construction worker Josh Richey in a Kroger parking lot on Ponce. Police arrested the suspect, 25-year-old Damarius Thompson, inside the Popeyes Restaurant where he was eating lunch.
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?The students and staff of Bunche Middle School in northwest Atlanta may have been exposed to tuberculosis when a patient with an active case was present in the building. Fulton County and Atlanta Public Schools will conduct testing.
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?Atlanta City Councilwoman Keisha Lance Bottoms wants to create an Economic Development Task Force for Southwest Atlanta to bring high-quality businesses to the area. Could her proposal be different from past efforts?
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?Atlanta police have released some details about the city’s largest drug bust to date, a $10.8 million value methamphetamine raid that happened on Wednesday night.
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?Was the Smyrna police killing of Nicholas Thomas influenced by race? His family believes it was, and they’re speaking out.
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?Meet the big, green, bow-tied new mascot of Brookhaven!






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