Crime

Man dies from stab wound in his home following break-in; Lyft trickery used to find one suspect

Update 7:15 p.m.:¬† The man who died from the stabbing is 74-year-old Albert Demagnus. The two suspects in custody are 22-year-old Jeffrey Wallace from Atlanta and 21-year-old Kavion Tookes from Decatur. Update 2 p.m.: The first suspect arrested in a fatal stabbing had ordered a Lyft driver to try to take him away from the…

Mailboxes broken into at Fayetteville’s Business Park

Several mailboxes were broken into last weekend in Fayetteville’s Business Park on Tober Trail and Etowah Trace. There were reports of criminal damage from six different businesses Monday morning, when employees arrived at work to find their mailboxes had been pried into. Civil Site Services transportation manager Kenny Harp said he believed something of value…

Burglary in Fayetteville ends in car crash with three fatalities

Update: the names of the three deceased suspects are 21-year-old Eddie Alford from Jonesboro, 19-year-old Devongelo¬†Hunter from College Park and 19-year-old Mark Mathis from Jonesboro. The fourth suspect who escaped the wreckage has not yet been apprehended. His name has not been released. A burglary that occurred early Monday morning at a cell phone store…

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