SPRINGFIELD - A Georgia man serving a life sentence for the shotgun slayings of his father and brother deserves a new trial because investigators ignored evidence of a possible murder weapon, a gun owned by one of the victims, the convicted killer's attorney told a judge Monday.
Dec. 10: Police were notified of a possible burglary on White Circle, where a man saw a backdoor open while he was away. The resident of the home later reported the theft of two laptops, two rings and U.S. coins valued at more than $3,000.
Beginning Monday, Dec. 19, residents in the Jacks Hill area should expect intermittent water outages on portions of Flora Ellen, Deerwood, Menus, Pear Orchard, and Martin roads. Full service should be restored before Thursday, Dec. 22.
The four suspects recently arrested in the Long County double homicide of Tiffany York and Michael Roark also are being investigated for their alleged involvement in weapons trafficking, according to information provided by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives.
The four suspects recently arrested in the Long County double homicide of Tiffany Renee York and Michael Roark also are being investigated for their alleged involvement in weapons trafficking, according to information provided by the Department of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms.
Dec. 7: A resident of Fox Haven Court reported a burglary in which $3,005 worth of jewelry, a camera and cash were stolen.
ATLANTA - Four soldiers were charged in the shooting deaths of a former serviceman and his teenage girlfriend whose bodies were discovered by fishermen in southeast Georgia.
Four soldiers have been arrested in connection with the deaths of two young people about a week ago in Long County.
A visiting Massachusetts woman who was working as a nanny in Allenhurst was arrested Monday and charged with several counts of child molestation.
Many subscribe to the theory that crime doesn't pay and, as one hapless burglary suspect found out Monday, sometimes questionable activity even hurts.
Authorities released the identities Thursday of a male and a female who were found dead around 1 p.m. Tuesday by two fishermen in Long County. According to a news release from the Georgia Bureau of Investigation, Tiffany Renee York, 17, and Michael Roark, 20, were found slain in a wooded area off Morgan Lake Road.
Nov. 30: After responding to an altercation in the parking lot of a restaurant on E.G. Miles Parkway, patrol officers arrested a man for being a minor in possession of alcohol, obstruction and disorderly conduct. The man resisted arrest and continued to fight after being restrained by officers.
The state of Georgia will seek the death penalty against Kenneth Lumpkin for his alleged involvement in the murder of Lori Arrowood in September 2010.
A bomb threat called into Long County High School shortly after school began Tuesday caused quite a stir, but no bomb was found. Ludowici/Long County Fire Department Assistant Fire Chief Richard Truman said an anonymous caller told school personnel that a bomb would detonate at 10 a.m.
Acting on a recommendation from the state's Emergency Operations Command in anticipation of Hurricane Matthew, Gov. Nathan Deal today issued a state of emergency ...
Forecasters are saying it is too early to say what impact Hurricane Matthew will have on Coastal Georgia. But, they say, it could be severe.
From Hinesville Police Department reports:
A bicyclist was sideswiped by a tractor trailer shortly after 6:30 a.m. Monday in the 600 block of West Oglethorpe Highway in front ...