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Neighbors complain about county owned eyesore Video included

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CBS46 held a metro Atlanta county accountable in its fight against a long running problem of blight.   

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Bird hoarder pleads guilty to animal cruelty

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A 45-year-old doctor found with more than 200 sick or dead birds in his home has pleaded guilty to several counts of cruelty to animals. 

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Suspect on the loose after shooting two people in Decatur

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Police responding to a person shot call at 5:48 p.m. say two victims were shot while inside a vehicle at the intersection of South Candler Street and Midway Road.

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DeKalb County man charged in stabbing death of teen sister Video included

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A DeKalb County man has been arrested and charged with stabbing his teenage sister to death.

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SWAT situation in DeKalb County comes to a deadly end

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DeKalb Police and SWAT members were called to an apartment complex in Stone Mountain following an armed robbery on Tuesday.

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Recycling process begins for illegally dumped tires in DeKalb County

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Dewey Grantham Jr. runs Liberty Tire Recycling in Atlanta and said he's already received about 4,000 tires from an illegal dump site off George Luther Drive in DeKalb County.

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Standoff at DeKalb County motel comes to an end, suspect in custody Video included

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A standoff at a DeKalb County hotel has come to an end after police took a robbery suspect that had holed himself up inside a room at the hotel into custody.

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Four injured in fire at Family Dollar in DeKalb County

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Crews battled a blaze that injured four people at a Family Dollar location in DeKalb County.

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Ceiling crashes down onto children at DeKalb Co. apartment

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The entire ceiling of a DeKalb County apartment came crashing down onto several children attending a birthday party inside the unit. 

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DeKalb commissioner guilty of sexual harassment declares #MenToo movement

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DeKalb County District 7 Commissioner, Gregory Adams, ended Tuesday's public meeting with some stunning announcements that took everyone by surprise.

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CBS46 gets action to fix dangerous pothole Video included

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On Crestwood Place in Lithonia, life is much better for the Blackmon family. 

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Innocent bystander killed in shootout in DeKalb Co. Video included

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DeKalb Police have two suspects in custody in connection with a shootout that killed an innocent bystander.

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DeKalb Co. Public Library to hold weekend book sale

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The event takes place from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Friday, June 15 and Saturday, June 16. 

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Construction worker injured during carjacking at elementary school

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A construction employee working on a renovation project at a DeKalb County elementary school is recovering after being injured during a carjacking.

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Minority owners say new ordinance is racially motivated, city disputes claim

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A lawyer is claiming a new ordinance in the city of Chamblee is targeting minority-owned nightclubs but city officials say the claim is unfounded.

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Another tractor-trailer hauling cattle overturns, this time in DeKalb County Video included

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Another tractor-trailer hauling cattle has overturned on a metro Atlanta highway, this time in DeKalb County and three cows died as a result of the crash.

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Mother, boyfriend charged for death of child

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Police tell CBS46 the child was taken to DeKalb Medical Center by the pair June 6. 

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Restaurant Report Card: Dairy Queen scores 62; Ann's Snack Bar gets Golden Spatula

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A Dairy Queen in DeKalb County got a U on their health inspection. Meanwhile, I found, quite possibly, the best burger joint in the entire state.

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Man fatally shot after being ambushed at hotel

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Diamond Boykin, 26, is currently in the DeKalb County Jail facing charges of felony murder and home invasion.

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Passenger struck by stray bullet during shootout

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DeKalb County Police tell CBS46 two males were shooting at each other. One male was shot in the leg. 

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DeKalb Co. Schools sues City of Atlanta, APS over passed annexation ordinance Video included

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DeKalb County Schools Superintendent Dr. Stephen Green is suing the City of Atlanta and Atlanta Public Schools after they passed an annexation ordinance he says his district never agreed to. 

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DeKalb Fire: One dead, two others taken to the hospital

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Crews extracted a third victim from the home who later died at the hospital.

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One dead following DeKalb County crash

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One person is dead after a crash overnight in DeKalb County. 

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Mosquito season: How should you prepare for it Video included

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Get ready to see more and more mosquitoes.

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Massive sinkhole threatens homeowners in Lithonia

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Last August, a small sinkhole formed in their front yard and now nine months later it's massive.

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Homeowners say HOA board members refuse to give up seats even after election results

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Residents at the Southland Community in Stone Mountain recently voted to remove their homeowners association's current board members, saying what they're doing is illegal and that they have the documentation to prove it. 

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DeKalb gas station has history of violent crimes, shootings

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Countless people visit the Citgo gas station off the Columbia Drive exit of I-20 in DeKalb County. But, many may not know, it's a hotbed of violent crime.

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Crews work tirelessly to clean up illegal dump site

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On a warm day in DeKalb County, crews worked tirelessly to clean up an illegal dump site off George Luther drive. 

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Streetscape project brings new sidewalks to city of Clarkston

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Using Federal funds and six years of planning, a 1.7 mile in length streetscape project has started.

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Massive tire dump to be cleaned up Video included

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Linda Rice never imagined a massive tire dump in her community would still be a problem months after exposing the eyesore. 

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