A heavy storm that swept through the area Monday night apparently damaged the bus shelter at Snelson-Golden Middle School. Authorities currently are investigating what happened, according to Liberty County EMA Director Mike Hodges, who added that there were no reports of tornadic or rotation activity in the area. Hodges is working with the weather center in Charleston, S.C., to determine what kind of weather-related occurrence caused the damage.
The Hinesville Fire Department offers cardiopulmonary resuscitation and first-aid classes that lead to certification by the American Heart Association, said senior firefighter and CPR instructor Graham Martin.
During the past week, the FBI Atlanta Field Office, along with its Macon, Augusta, and Savannah Resident Agencies and their associated Child Exploitation Task Forces, conducted law-enforcement operations in support of Operation Cross Country VIII to address commercial child sex trafficking throughout the United States.
Here are some recent reports filed by Hinesville Police Department officers:
Three people were injured Sunday morning in a single-vehicle accident in Bryan County.
St. Peter's AME church in Flemington was struck by a vehicle Friday night.
May 28: Suspicious person - An officer was dispatched to Timber Ridge Trail for an anonymous complaint of a young man hanging around the area.
The Long County Sheriff's Office recently joined forces with Project Lifesaver International to help locate community members who wander away from their homes.
Recent reports filed at the Liberty County Sheriff's Office include:
Recent reports filed withe Hinesville Police Department included:
Two of the three people injured in Sunday afternoon's wreck in Walthourville are in critical but stable condition.
May 31: Criminal trespass - A complainant living on Ruben Wells Road in Hinesville said that at 3:45 a.m., she found the rear driver's side window of her car broken along with all of its doors unlocked. The glove box also was open, but she said nothing was stolen from the vehicle.
A 23-month-old child drowned Friday in a private pond in Long County, according to Long County Emergency Management Agency Director Bob Heffley.
At least one of three people injured Sunday afternoon wreck in Walthourville is in stable condition.
A 23-month-old child has drowned in a private pond in Long County, according to Long County Emergency Management Agency Director Bob Heffley.
Recent reports to Hinesville Police include:
Recent reports filed with the Liberty County Sheriff's Office include:
A man was shot at Walthourville mobile home park late Monday afternoon.
ATLANTA - Six people, including three from Liberty County were arrested in an inter-agency law enforcement operation focusing on child exploitation in the area, according to J. Britt Johnson, special agent in Charge, FBI Atlanta Field Office.