News Nearby: Teacher Charged With Sexual Assault; Man Injured After BB Gun Shooting Spree

Check out top Patch headlines from around Cartersville, the region and metro Atlanta.

Second Creekview Teacher Charged With Sexual Assault - Canton-Sixes Patch 

A Creekview High School drama and English teacher has been arrested and charged with two counts of sexual assault following allegations that he conducted a sexual relationship with a student.

Matthew Tamanini, 31, of Canton, allegedly had the affair with the 16-year-old student over a four month period, according to the Cherokee Sheriff's Office. Visit Canton-Sixes Patch for more on this story. 

Man Injured after BB Gun Shooting Spree - WSB-TV 

A Roswell man faces charges after he allegedly went on a BB gun shooting spree that left one man injured.

Oyeamon Norris is in the Fulton County jail facing aggravated assault and drug charges. Visit WSBTV for more on this story

Three arrested in Cherokee Copper Theft Woodstock-Towne Lake Patch

Three men have been arrested and charged with allegedly taking roughly 162 pounds of copper from a power substation in Waleska, according to a press release from the Cherokee Sheriff's Office. 

Donnie Chastain, 40, of Talking Rock, Charles Johnson, 34, of Marble Hill and Michael Smith, 31, of Ellijay were all arrested Tuesday and charged with felony theft by taking, criminal damage to property and criminal trespass. Visit Woodstock-Towne Lake Patch for more on this story. 

Gang Member Implicated in Standard Bar Killing Shot - Atlanta Journal-Constitution

A gang member implicated in the January 2009 fatal shooting of a popular Grant Park bartender turned up at Grady Memorial Hospital early Tuesday morning with multiple gunshot wounds, Atlanta police confirmed.

Twenty-year-old Johnquavious Hood offered police no details about who shot him, or why. Visit the Atlanta Journal-Constitution for more on this story

Attempted Robbery Suspect Still At Large - Roswell Patch

An attempted robbery of a Barrington Farms resident returning home from the store on Tuesday, Jan. 15, has the local community shaken up and on guard.

According to Roswell Police Spokeswoman Lisa Holland, officers responded to a call from the victim in reference to an armed robbery. Visit Roswell Patch for more on this story. 

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