A series of fights at Collins Hill High School has administrators changing dismissal procedures and adding extra security. Channel 2 Action News obtained cellphone videos of two fights in the school hallways on Friday. In one incident, Principal Kerensa Wing can be seen being pushed to the ground as she tries to break up the [...]

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13-year-old boy was taken to the hospital for treatment of injuries he sustained fighting with another student on a school bus.The boy said that he had been “messing around” with another student from whom he snatched a GameStop gift card. That enraged the other student, who punched him several times in the face. The bus [...]

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Witnesses say a dispute over a stolen cell phone led to a stabbing at Clarkston High School. Students say the trouble started around 3:15 p.m. Wednesday in a biology class, when one student accused another of stealing his phone. The student who made the accusation reportedly grabbed a pair of scissors and cut the victim [...]

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A Stephenson High School football player was shot Sunday afternoon during a fight on campus, according to DeKalb County school police. The player, whose name was not released, was at the school for a team meeting to view video from Friday night’s game when a fight broke out in the parking lot with teenagers that [...]

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Seven students were arrested and face felony charges in connection with fighting at Newton High School Monday. Newton County Sheriff’s Office Deputy Cortney Morrison said deputies were dispatched to the high school during lunch hours after receiving reports of five juveniles and two other students fighting. Morrison said the seven students involved were charged with [...]

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Authorities say a 14-year-old student was wounded after being shot in the back of the neck at an Atlanta middle school. Authorities say a suspect fired multiple gun shots in the courtyard of Price Middle School before an armed off-duty officer was able to get the gun away. Atlanta police spokesman Carlos Campos says the [...]

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A 14-year-old student was shot at an Atlanta middle school Thursday afternoon. An off-duty armed guard disarmed the shooter moments after the 1:50 p.m. shooting in a courtyard at the Price Middle School in southeast Atlanta. The teen was shot in the back of the head, but the wound was apparently not life-threatening, authorities said. [...]

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TTAPR on January 17th, 2013

There’s cell phone video of a fight at Effingham high school Tuesday. It’s only 23 seconds long but in that short time, student Emilee Bowers’ father says, another girl attacked his daughter. He and the family are outraged. “Hurt and pissed but that’s what happens when you try and raise your kids right,” said father [...]

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TTAPR on November 1st, 2012

A Winder police officer arrested a high school student after a cafeteria fight Oct. 26. According to police reports, a school resource officer was called to the office in reference to a fight, where she met with one of the two girls involved. The girl had ice and a paper towel over her nose, which [...]

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5 youth escape Augusta’s Youth Development Center. The five escapees stole a car on Tobacco Road and led police on a chase Friday night. The car was abandoned and three youths were caught immediately. Two others fled. One of the runners was caught quickly by the Department of Corrections canine team. Wayne Johnson, 18, remained [...]

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