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Joseph Tyler Sivonda, a suspected serial rapist, was taken into custody Thursday after a week of police searching for him.
The council passed a measure Monday that will increase their salaries and the mayor's by 50 percent. The new pay would be entitled to those who are elected on or after January 2014.
The annual benefit brings thousands of people to Norcross every year.
The 5K and 2K races in Norcross started off a day filled with kids games, music and family fun.
Larrie Elatrice Wilkerson, 61, of Norcross died in a fatal one-car accident Tuesday off Indian Trail Road and Lawrenceville Highway.
Lawrenceville family of eight was displaced due to the house fire, which was reported around 4:05 p.m. Thursday.
Actors Joel McHale and Lauren Graham were on set Wednesday filming a scene for "A Friggin' Christmas Miracle" in downtown.
The armed suspect was wearing a white towel around his head, according to Snellville Police.
A second suspect also was arrested in the incident.
The incident occurred around 3:40 p.m. Tuesday at the intersection of Highway 29 and Indian Trail Road. Drivers should expect delays southbound on Lawrenceville Highway.
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