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Joseph Rucker McFall, 31, of Austell, pleaded guilty on April 17 to five counts of aggravated battery against the child. Courtesy Cobb County jail
Laura April 22, 2014 at 11:41 am
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Cindy April 22, 2014 at 12:23 pm
I have to agree with annon ymous. How can anyone harm a child and when its your own and you do thatRead More type of harm to your own child. Jail - 20 years that's a joke - that's play time for someone like that!
Deb April 22, 2014 at 12:36 pm
I call a spade a spade Laura. That's the problem. People are so afraid of "judgement".Read More Let's not hurt anyone's "feelings". Believe me. This had been going on probably most of the child's life and I'm sure someone was aware of it but they didn't want to "judge" so they did nothing. And yes, I'm darn near perfect compared to this piece of manure.
Stephen McDaniel. Bibb County Jail mugshot
Robert Homer April 23, 2014 at 10:59 am
His disgusting act deserves the death penalty or life with a chance for parole . If we are luckyRead More another inmate might take care of the prolem .
jimmy a faircloth April 23, 2014 at 11:02 am
life in prison is to good for this low life he should be tied to four horse and pulled apart thisRead More would be more fitting to life with parol in 30 years..
Cynthia Nettles April 23, 2014 at 12:39 pm
I'm so sick of bleeding hearts thinking that prison is good enough for these psychos! I just do notRead More understand the mentality that if we, as a society, condone the death penalty that we are somehow barbaric, sick or vengeful. What is wrong with you??? Do you really think it makes us a better society for continuing to support people like this killer for the rest of their lives? Do you understand how much money that costs our country EVERY DAY? I understand that perhaps you feel that there are some innocent people sitting in prison right now and, for those few, we need to be cautious in exacting final justice. However, this psycho admitted that he did it...described it in detail...he is guilty...there is no doubt about that. Furthermore, there is NO...let me repeat that...NO help for him. There is no amount of rehabilitation, no drug, no shock therapy, no surgery, no magic drink...NOTHING...that will help him or change him. I have worked in a correctional setting for many years...with some of the worst criminals in history...(who, by the way, have since been executed)...I have seen them on a daily basis, talked to them, listened to them, watched their daily actions. Trust me when I tell you, there is NOTHING that will change them and I have not lost one second of sleep over their executions...in fact, the opposite is true...I sleep better knowing they are GONE...gone permanently...not just 'put away' for a while. I understand that you think you are being compassionate...you are not. It is a service to society, in soooo many ways, to be rid of them. THEY are the true animals...let me take that back...they aren't even animals...I have two dogs...they have never hurt anyone...I value their lives more than any one of these sick individuals. I can't call them people, I can't call them animals...both are above what they are. There really is no name for it...but I will assure you...they have NO place in society...even in an incarcerated society. Judge me if you will...call me harsh if you must...my opinion comes from seeing and knowing...and you can take my statements how ever you wish...but I know what I know...and you can take that to the bank.
Nicole Stockdill April 22, 2014 at 11:33 pm
The remains where not out in the wood he/she was found in a small lot over grown with cutzuu andRead More weeds and it had a brown privacy fence Near it from what I understand the body was up agent the fence and by the look of what remain of the clothing it was a male but not sure on that my source is I live down the street from where the remains where discovered
Timothy Rasheed Walker is accused of pimping a 16-year-old runaway who he kept in his home.
Felicia Roberts April 21, 2014 at 06:14 am
This is so sad. As a community we must save our young girls from this life of torment and abuse.Read More Fight the cause at www.gllopinc.org/be-mad-movement.
Danielle Garcia. (Photo courtesy Cobb County Police Department.)
Ashley Smith April 15, 2014 at 11:46 pm
What a shame a wonderful person was killed over a selfish woman texting going down the road. We willRead More miss Coach Kay coaching my daughters basketball team. There is no one else like her. I hope that woman gets jail time and has to sit and think about what she has done.
Octo Slash April 16, 2014 at 08:13 am
Next time you're driving, watch the oncoming traffic. Count 20 cars, and I guarantee you, at leastRead More 13 of them will be either phoning or texting. I know in my little area (Cumming-Alpharetta) I can't drive 2 miles to the corner store without having some oncoming moron drift over into my lane because they're too busy chatting, reading, or typing.
Tomas Lopez Torres Jr. Credit: Cobb County jail
wmsmom April 13, 2014 at 08:35 pm
I think it's BECAUSE Wheeler is an unusual place to begin a life like this that it was tagged.Read More Sounds like some of the seniors over there are into cocaine and marijuana like they are everywhere else. Wheeler is not immune to these things, nor should it be vilified for the trappings of this youth. It's important that people know that these things can start anywhere instead of hiding one's head under a rock.
wmsmom April 13, 2014 at 08:36 pm
Also, slander is spoken. Libel is written.
Big Willy April 14, 2014 at 08:47 am
Perhaps Wheeler is a great school, but get rid of your sensitivities. It shows that criminals andRead More evil exists everywhere, in every community. You are not exempt even if you are in the burbs. And begging for mercy for this piece of dump? Now I'm wondering about Wheeler.
userbronco April 24, 2014 at 07:35 am
And when / if you do get pulled over, don't bother asking the cop for a warning , unless you haveRead More large breasts, or are politically connected you're getting a ticket. Your main concern is not the fine its the points on the DL . . You should ask the cop if they will reduce the ticket a little , most times they will drop it enough to no get any points (less than 15 over in Georgia is no points) If the cop won't reduce it. Then you should wait a couple weeks and call the prosecutors office. They will often reduce it or agree to not report the violation to the state in exchange for you paying the fine without going to court and clogging up their court system But that's always your last resort . If everyone that got a ticket went to court the court system would collapse . Too bad most people don't. Every hour the cop is in court is an hour he is not out harassing more drivers for minor violations . Because if you plead guilty and find out later that the scumbag city didn't actually have a permit from the state to operate radar in that particular street ( as Forest Park, Jonesboro and several other money hungry towns recently got caught doing) then you can't sue em later . If you challenge it in court and lose , and find out later the city is in violation of some requirement then you can sue em .
userbronco April 24, 2014 at 07:49 am
Oh and wHen the revenue collection officer asks to search your. Vehicle , " I don't consent toRead More searches " is what you need to practice saying . If you have something obviously illegal in plain sight they can seach. Otherwise you have to give Them permission. Which they need or they wouldn't be ASKING. They'd be telling you they're gonna search . When you refuse them permission they will huff and puff and threaten to call in the drug dog. Blah blah.blah Bring it on steroid head . Then you say "am I under arrest or am I free to go?".
Pam Hamburg April 24, 2014 at 09:28 am
userbronco, you are 110% right. They have NO right to search your vehicle. Of course, they areRead More allowed to peer through the glass to see what they can see, but without a suspicion or proof, they have no right searching your glove compartment, trunk, etc. Yes, say 'am I being detained or am I free to go'? Also, don't roll your window down all the way...you don't have to. About 4 or 5 inches suffices. Stand firm with that one. Be polite, but be firm. Be quiet except when asked a question, then use good judgment in answering. Keep saying 'am I being detained or am I free to go'? Holding court on the side of the road is not a good idea. If they persist in asking you if they can search your vehicle, politely tell them they will have to get a warrant. At all times, be courteous, but FIRM. Know your rights!
George Henry Lawton. Courtesy Cobb County Jail
Gwen Washington April 14, 2014 at 12:53 pm
I hope he rots in prison.....with Bubba on top of him.
Jerry Kitchens April 20, 2014 at 07:33 pm
If I was judge, he'd get the death penalty.
Barbara Scott April 23, 2014 at 08:17 am
Where was the mother....women pls stop leaving your daughters with your boyfriend....#dab!
A 63-year-old North Carolina man who was kidnapped from his home on Saturday was rescued from a southeast Atlanta apartment complex late Wednesday night. Credit: Patch file
Elizabeth Elizabeth April 11, 2014 at 10:17 am
Lock em up. Throw away the key - we can't allow gang members to terrorize the community.
Edward Brunson April 12, 2014 at 01:00 am
Do you know the difference between us and Scandinavia/Iceland? I would say, but I would be called aRead More racist.
Scott Donald April 14, 2014 at 11:29 am
You're absolutely right: Scandanavia has much stronger gun restrictions than we do, and they haveRead More much less violent crime. Couldn't agree with you more.
Darrious Mathis has been sentenced to 65 years, with 45 years to serve in custody. Credit: Cobb County Jail
Big Willy April 14, 2014 at 08:41 am
Let's pray that he also gets raped in prison!!! Please god, that would be awesome!!!
Big Willy April 14, 2014 at 08:43 am
Calling this shmuck a "goofball" is lame. He's an evil piece of nasty shhhhhhht.Read More Disgusting weirdo who needs a dose of his own bad karma.
Melissa Stewart April 15, 2014 at 10:26 am
You can't pray to God something bad will happen to someone. God doesn't/won't do that. You can prayRead More that he finds deliverance from his evil and disgusting ways and that he is able to repent for his sins while he serves his sentence. I don't wish ill will on anyone, that's not God's plan for us. But I pray for his soul that he accepts the Lord into his life and the victim finds peace and healing in his incarceration. Really, nobody wins in this situation. They both need healing.
ray April 14, 2014 at 05:51 pm
I always suspected that golfers were pedophiles.
Sally Barry April 15, 2014 at 01:24 pm
There aren't enough over-21 ho's to go around? They have to bring in helpless children for the bigRead More macho sports nuts? I will never be able to see ANY sports event without thinking of this. It's everywhere. Why is that?
Chris April 15, 2014 at 01:30 pm
one question: Pay a women for sex its prostitution, put a camera in the room its porn (legal), noteRead More to hookers bring a camera
A Decatur man has been arrested after allegedly showing up for court drunk and fleeing from the courthouse. Credit: Screenshot from WSB TV
brenda April 13, 2014 at 08:27 pm
HE WONT BE THE LAST FOOL THAT TRIES THAT STUNT
junk-yard-dog April 14, 2014 at 08:53 am
What I do not understand is ……this guy is in the court room and just got sentenced,Read More and was therefore (or should have been) in the custody of court officers/police ……How the heck did he get away in the first place and why did they not catch him before he got into his truck. Someone needs to take a look at that.
David Weaver April 14, 2014 at 09:11 am
JERRY S. The breath test starter interlock system doesn't really do anu good. I have a sister inRead More law that had one on her car. When she was driving while under the influence she just made her young daughter blow into the devise and " WALA!"
Angela Rabotte, 26, was found dead in a wooded area near Lilburn. Photo submitted by Gwinnett County Police
Omar Monroe April 6, 2014 at 08:40 am
It's so sad that such a beautiful woman & mother, snuffed out by some jealous idiot, this isRead More happening to much these days, people just don't walk away quietly into the sunset anymore.
Angela Rabotte, 26, had been missing since Saturday. Photo submitted by Gwinnett County Police
Sandra April 4, 2014 at 07:54 am
Prayers for the family of this beautiful lady...
Dionne Miles April 17, 2014 at 02:14 pm
My deepest condolences
CeeDee April 20, 2014 at 11:08 am
Be careful who you party with.
Milo's bar. (Patch file photo.)
stephen m george jr mpa April 6, 2014 at 06:40 pm
The primary problem I forsee with closing down this "hole in the wall" is the hooligansRead More will simply congregate at another and/or other "hole(s) in the wall" and spread the crime across a greater geographic area ... .