April 10, 2013 1 killed by police, 5 held hostage Georgia Gunman Fake Medical Call Holds 5 Firefighters Hostage April 2013
Firefighters Held Hostage Say They Joked With Gunman AP | KATE BRUMBACK | Posted 06.16.2013 LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. — The Georgia firefighters taken hostage following a phony medical call joked with their captor to gain his trust and teased ...Read Whole Story 55-year-old Lauren Brown in bed complaining of chest pain when they arrived at the within a few minutes, things took a drastic turn when Brown took off the blood pressure cuff and told them: "I hate to do this, but now for the real reason why you're here," said firefighter Jody Moss. Brown then pulled out a gun and pointed it at the firefighters. He had two other guns in the bed, Moss sai
LISTEN: Hostage Firefighter's Desperate Radio Call
The Huffington Post | Andy Campbell | Posted 04.11.2013 Seconds after a gunman faking a medical call took five firefighters hostage in a suburban Atlanta home Wednesday, one of the firefighters radioed in t...Read Whole Story
BREAKING: Gunman Holding 5 Firefighters Hostage In Georgia
AP | JOHNNY CLARK and PHILLIP LUCAS | Posted 06.10.2013 SUWANEE, Ga. — An armed man who was having financial problems held four firefighters for hours in a suburban Atlanta home, demanding his cable a... Read Whole Story An armed man who was having financial problems held four firefighters for hours in a suburban Atlanta home, demanding his cable and power be turned back on, before being shot dead when SWAT members stormed the house, authorities said Wednesday. The hostages had cuts and bruises from explosions that officers set off to distract the gunman before moving in, but they will be fine... responded to what seemed like a routine medical call and were eventually taken hostage by an unidentified suspect officers exchanged gunfire with the suspect and a SWAT member was shot in the hand or arm, but should be fine, , the home is in foreclosure and has been bank-owned since mid-November.