Rob DiRienzo, FOX 5 Atlanta

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FOX 5 Atlanta

Atlanta, GA, United States

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Past articles by Rob:

Teens killed in mass shooting at Douglasville house party identified

Officials said the two were only 14 and 15 years old. → Read More

Two arrested on murder charges after suspected deadly South Fulton road rage shooting

Family tells FOX 5 that 5-year-old Richard Jr. won't stop saying his dad is gone forever. → Read More

Georgia officials hit Norfolk Southern with a $10,000 fine for train derailment and spill

Regulators say it caused thousands of soybeans to spill into a Flat Creek last July, which leads to Lake Lanier. → Read More

Suspect at-large, man shot dead at northwest Atlanta apartment complex

Police are investigating a deadly Sunday afternoon shooting at this northwest Atlanta apartment complex. → Read More

"We're not going to stop": APD training facility opposers hold town hall

Activists said their fight against the construction of the Atlanta Public Safety Training Center is far from over. → Read More

Cobb County sheriff’s deputy recruit fired, charged in inmate’s beating

Now, officials say Brown is behind bars at the very jail he worked at hours earlier. → Read More

Family of activist shot and killed near Atlanta police training center site to hold news conference

A spokesperson for the family said a private autopsy paid for by the family reveals that 26-year-old Manuel Teran was shot at least thirteen times. Protestors have demanded the release of video or audio from that morning, but the Georgia Bureau of Investigation said there is none. → Read More

Army vet who just had a baby dies in shooting, shooter at large

Police say they found the body of Ladaryus Bass in the middle of Martha Street the night before New Year’s Eve. → Read More

DeKalb County Christmas fire kills father and son

Fire crews say the victims were father and son. → Read More

Family holds funeral for 12-year-old killed in shooting outside Atlantic Station

One of the two children gunned down on 17th Street near Atlantic Station was laid to rest Saturday afternoon. → Read More

Walker, Warnock campaign full steam ahead across state

Senate candidate Herschel Walker was hoping to benefit from the game day energy in Athens ahead of the University of Georgia's triumphant matchup against Tennessee Saturday. Meanwhile, Senator Raphael Warnock, his democratic challenger, spent his day on a tour bus across the state trying to get voters out to the polls. → Read More

GBI names driver fatally shot by Atlanta police officer, woman injured during road rage incident

The GBI said 35-year-old James Wilborn and 30-year-old Mahogany Price knew each other. Officials said Wilborn was shot and killed by an Atlanta Police Department officer in plain clothes during a fight. Price was injured when she was thrown from Wilborn's car, which she was standing on. → Read More

Police investigating hundreds of hateful messages found scattered around Carrollton

Carrollton police confirmed that they were called out to the neighborhood around 7 p.m. Sunday. → Read More

20-year-old woman found dead at Arabia Mountain

DeKalb County police discovered woman's body in the Arabia Mountain area Saturday morning. → Read More

Family of young DeKalb father ambushed by three gunmen pleads for answers

Surveillance cameras captured the three suspects and their getaway car, but as of now, no one has been arrested. → Read More

Armed man shows up to high school football game with rifle and two handguns, school says

Just after Archer High School won its home football game Friday night, things took a scary turn. → Read More

Two-year-old shot in accident involving another child

A 2-year-old in LaGrange was reportedly shot by another child at home. This is an ongoing investigation. → Read More

Video shows cops ram robbery suspect fleeing from Mall of Georgia after armed jewelry heist

FOX 5 has obtained new cellphone video of officers performing a pit maneuver on the fleeing suspect’s silver pickup truck. → Read More

Fish turn up dead after thousands of pounds of soybeans spill into Gainesville creek

Rough one hundred fish have turned up dead after thousands of pounds of soybeans spilled into the Georgia creek. → Read More

‘I raised a king’: Mother speaks out after son was killed in Clayton County mass shooting

The teen was among five people shot outside the Parks at Leeds in Clayton County on Saturday night. → Read More