Tom Jones

Tom is a native of Houston, Texas. He graduated from Texas Southern University with a degree in Broadcast Journalism.

Tom has reported the news in Amarillo, Texas, Shreveport, Louisiana and Las Vegas.  He has worked at WSB-TV as a General Assignment Reporter for nearly a decade.

Tom considers himself a news junkie.  He enjoys covering crime and court stories.

Latest from Tom Jones

Police say gunman shot woman near pool full of children

Police are searching for the man who shot a woman at a local park in broad daylight with kids playing nearby. The shooting happened around 5 p.m. Tuesday at the South Clayton Recreation Center on McDonough Road near Lovejoy. A father who says he was in the pool with his wife ...

Tenant describes moments that led to SWAT standoff with 83-year-old woman

A disabled woman says her call to authorities is what led to a 6 hour stand-off between deputies and her 83-year-old landlord.   The landlord, Jo Alice Gilbert, remains locked up at the Clayton County Jail with no bond on charges of home invasion, aggravated assault, exploitation of the elderly, ...

People fearful after home invasion in upscale neighborhood

People who live in an upscale community say they feel like they're under siege after yet another home invasion. Neighbors say they're taking extra precautions to stay safe. "Very alarming," said one homeowner who lives on Blackland Road, when asked about a home invasion that took place next door to ...

Father injured while chasing stolen car with son inside

A man who jumped on his fiancée’s car as a thief drove away with his son inside says he did what he had to do to save his son. Malcom Milliones says he had one thing on his mind. "Get my son out," he told Channel 2’s Tom Jones. Video ...

Movie producer offers big bucks for return of stolen laptops

A movie producer is offering cash to the thieves who broke into employees’ cars and stole computers containing valuable information.  Eric Tomosunas says he won’t call the cops if the criminals come forward. "Bring it back. 10,000 bucks," he said.              Tomusunas works for Swirl ...

DA asks officer be stripped of badge after bribe

A local district attorney said stripping the badge away from an officer accused of bribery was more important than putting him in jail. Brandon Brown, 28, pleaded guilty to two counts of violation of oath by a public official and one count of simple battery. He agreed to a deal ...

Police officer saves woman from fiery crash

The husband of a woman injured in a fiery rollover crash says the officer who came to his wife’s rescue is a hero. Jonesboro police Officer Cornell Madison was off duty, talking to another officer at Tara Boulevard and Fayetteville Road Thursday morning when he heard a loud boom and ...

Clayton County man charged with tattooing teen

Police arrested a man accused of tattooing a 13-year-old boy and advertising his work on the boy on social media.   Police say they are seeing more minors getting tattoos, even though it's against the law to tattoo anyone under 18 unless authorized by a doctor.   Officers arrested Darius ...

Mother accused of DUI crash with kids in car

Police say a mother who drove drunk on the wrong side of the road with two small kids in her car admitted to drinking before she crashed into another car. Siedah Sade Davis, 26, faces 14 counts including DUI, reckless driving, endangering a child under 14 while DUI and child ...

Police say Aeman Presley is suspected of killing at least two people.

Accused serial killer pleads not guilty to killing local hair stylist

A friend of a hair stylist who was killed got her first look at a man police are calling a serial killer. Aeman Presley, 34, pleaded not guilty to murder in one of four killings he is accused of. He faces the death penalty in DeKalb County for one of ...