Tyisha Fernandes, WSB-TV

Tyisha Fernandes

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Atlanta, GA, United States

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Past articles by Tyisha:

South Fulton city council sues mayor after they say he violated city charter in multiple ways

City council members in one local city are now suing their mayor to get him out of office. They claim he violated the city charter several times and leaked confidential information to the public. → Read More

5 Gwinnett teens dead from overdoses, shootings in just weeks. Now, the Hispanic community is afraid

A group plans to meet next Thursday night to address concerns in community about teens’ safety. → Read More

5 Gwinnett teens dead from overdoses, shootings in just weeks. Now, the Hispanic community is afraid

GWINNETT COUNTY, Ga. — A 16-year-old boy found dead in the backyard of a Lawrenceville home is the fifth Gwinnett County teen to be found dead in just weeks. Gwinnett Police identified the victim Thursday night as Jose Daniel Martinez. The teen was reported missing by his family on Wednesday morning. Police said the home on Paden Mill Trail where he was found dead is unoccupied. Homicide… → Read More

Man accused of killing pregnant girlfriend ‘combative,’ doesn’t show up to court

The baby survived, but is still struggling in the NICU. → Read More

Property owner agrees to clean up illegal dumping site in DeKalb neighborhood

The fine for illegally dumping could be as high as $1,000 a day until you clean it up. → Read More

17-year-old steals gun from man at Dunkin’, shoots him to death in parking lot, police say

Police pulled surveillance video and said they quickly figured out that the suspect was staying at a nearby motel. → Read More

‘We’re tired:’ Families of police violence victims want legislation passed to end brutality

Loved ones are calling for four pieces of legislation targeting police brutality to be passed. → Read More

Metro Atlanta teacher accused of body slamming student, knocking him out

A teacher is accused of body slamming a student, temporarily knocking him unconscious, and Channel 2 Action News has obtained video of the fight leading up to the alleged assault. → Read More

Metro Atlanta teacher accused of body slamming student, knocking him out

Students at Heritage High School recorded the incident. → Read More

High schooler breaks teacher’s leg during attack in Rockdale County classroom

Video of the attack shows the student getting in her teacher's face before putting her hands on her. → Read More

Parents still fighting to get dozens of kids re-enrolled in metro Atlanta high school

Last week, nearly 400 students found out they had been unenrolled from Westlake High School. → Read More

Corroded pipes cause sinkholes to overtake south Fulton County couple’s yard for over a year

The couple says the sinkholes turn their yard into a lake when it rains. → Read More

‘God help me:’ Henry County man survives tree crushing truck with him inside

Richard Byars says the tree left him pinned inside the truck, but he only ended up breaking his hand and a rib. → Read More

‘I’m down and out:’ Woman battling cancer loses apartment, all her belongings in fire

A metro Atlanta woman battling an aggressive cancer has now lost everything in an apartment fire. → Read More

‘I’m down and out:’ Woman battling cancer loses apartment, all her belongings in fire

Now, the company who owns her building says they can't take her renter's insurance. → Read More

Jury awards families of 2 men killed inside Atlanta nightclub $160 million

The family says the club didn't have proper security and didn't check people for guns when they came inside. → Read More

Jury awards families of 2 men killed inside Atlanta nightclub $160 million

The family says the club didn't have proper security and didn't check people for guns when they came inside. → Read More

14-year-old who shot himself in The Mall at Stonecrest may still be charged

The boy who shot himself at The Mall at Stonecrest could still face criminal charges. → Read More

Pepper spray delays voting at DeKalb County early voting location

Some voters left and didn’t come back, but poll workers say many of them did. → Read More

Pepper spray delays voting at DeKalb County early voting location

Channel 2 Action News is working to learn if cameras inside the library captured anyone spraying the pepper spray. → Read More