Tony Thomas, WSB-TV

Tony Thomas


Atlanta, GA, United States

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Recent articles by tony:

DEVELOPING: Man dies after being pulled from Gwinnett house fire

We're gathering new details from the scene for Channel 2 Action News at 5 p.m. → Read More

Child hit by SUV in Gwinnett County, police say

We have reporters and photographers on the way to the scene for LIVE updates on Channel 2 Action News at Noon. → Read More

Gwinnett says it could be 2-3 months before they can prosecute pot cases again

Police chiefs from across Gwinnett County met behind closed doors with prosecutors Friday, trying to figure out how they might handle minor marijuana possession arrests going forward. → Read More

This metro county will not prosecute any more marijuana cases

TODAY AT 6: Why the Gwinnett County district attorney agrees with the decision and the impacts it could have across the state. → Read More

Dashcam video shows ATV riders creating havoc in Gwinnett streets

Zachary Barrett told Channel 2 Gwinnett County Bureau Chief Tony Thomas was out for a Sunday afternoon drive when all of a sudden surrounded, he was surrounded. → Read More

Lawrenceville police latest victims of cyberattack

Lawrenceville police confirmed the FBI and private security experts have been called in to help with the cyberware attack. → Read More

Video shows 3 inmates, deputy jump into action to save another inmate'

GWINNETT COUNTY, Ga. - Several inmates inside a Gwinnett County jail are being credited with saving a life. Channel 2 Action News obtained video as they jumped into action. The deputies at the jail are paid to protect and save lives. The inmates -- not so much. But three inmates teamed up with a deputy and saved someone, and it may have had more of an impact on the rescuers than they realized.… → Read More

Neighbors on alert after bear seen swimming in lake

We go to the scene of its latest sighting and explain how you can protect yourself, on Channel 2 Action News at 4. → Read More

Five more teens arrested in connection to murder of Hall County deputy

Channel 2's Tony Thomas broke this story on Twitter. He will have more on this story in a LIVE report on Channel 2 Action News at 5. → Read More

Job offer, but no job? Background checks for potential employees in metro county delayed

Over the last couple of weeks Channel 2's Gwinnett County bureau chief Tony Thomas received several emails and phone calls from frantic viewers. → Read More

DEPUTY SHOT HALL COUNTY: Deputy killed in line of duty identified as 28-year-old father of 2 young kids

We’re learning more about the deputy and speaking with a homeowner whose house was shot up during the deadly shooting, on Channel 2 Action News at 5 p.m. → Read More

Car chase suspect leaves behind device that caused neighborhood evacuation

We'll explain what happened next that cause families to be rushed out of their homes, on Channel 2 Action News This Morning → Read More

Gwinnett police assisting Secret Service in situation at house

GWINNETT COUNTY, Ga. - The Gwinnett County Police Department told Channel 2 Action News that it is assisting the Secret Service at a situation at a house. NewsChopper 2 was over the scene near Annistown and Spain Road around 11:30 a.m. We have a reporter and photographer on the way to the scene -- Watch Channel 2 Action News at Noon for updates © 2019 Cox Media Group. → Read More

Road rage leads to teen being attacked, dragged down busy road, police say

TODAY ON CHANNEL 2 AT 5: The teen tells us about the terrifying moments as the situation unfolded and will show you the video of the incident. → Read More

Former sergeant pleads guilty to punching man in videotaped 2017 traffic stop

We’re talking to authorities about the plea for updates on Channel 2 Action News at Noon. → Read More

Georgia Supreme Court rules against Ryan Duke; Tara Grinstead trial to continue

We'll have the details of the decision and how it impacts the trial, on Channel 2 Action News at Noon → Read More

Family: Students bullied teen accused of threatening to shoot up school

Police said Nathan Bacher made a mental hit list and threatened to shoot people on the last day of school at Providence Christian Academy. → Read More

VIDEO STORE BUST: Police bust video rental store accused of running illegal gambling operation

Channel 2 Gwinnett County Bureau Chief Tony Thomas obtained a copy of police body camera video as officers rushed the VHS store on Hurricane Shoals Road. → Read More

Sheriff says grandparents found dead were shot to death

Willard and Dorothy Hess were found dead Monday morning by their grandson inside their home on South Ridge Road. → Read More

GRANDPARENTS FOUND DEAD: Officials ID Barrow County couple found dead in home; deputies searching for car 'of interest'

We have a reporter and photographer at the scene talking to authorities -- Watch Channel 2 Action News at Noon for updates on this developing story. → Read More