Counterfeiting Theft by deception Kelly Drive March 3 An officer was dispatched to Memorial Drive in reference to counterfeiting. When the officer met with the complainant, he told the officer he had delivered a pizza to a Kelly Drive residence. He gave the order to two people and left. When the complainant returned to Domino's Pizza, he noticed the money he received was fake and then called the police. The officer asked the complainant if ...
Another driver has been charged with drug violations after being pulled over in Walthourville by Liberty County Deputy Wade Long for displaying an improper tag on his vehicle.
LUDOWICI -- The Long County E-911 Committee met on Feb. 28. According to GeoComm's Karl Larson, the initial contract for the Wiregrass Communication Center in Darien, which will be providing service to Long County, has been reviewed. Larson also reported that revisions to the plans had been provided to McIntosh County, from the architectural firm of Lee Meyer and Co. An updated floor plan was provided to officials in both McIntosh and Long for review, ...
LUDOWICI - Another drug bust took place this in a traffic stop here. It was on March 2. According to information provided by Ludowici Police Department, Officer Frankie Goff at around 4:40 a.m. Sunday saw a vehicle that appeared to have an illegal degree of a window tint, and pulled the driver over. The driver, Terry Lamont Nelson, age 25, pulled his Buick Electra over and then, according to Goff, consented to be searched. The ...
According to Multi Agency Crack Enforcement Drug Task Force case Agent Robert Hughes, just under 10 pounds of marijuana, the skeletal remains of an estimated 13 dogs and five live dogs in poor health were among the items seized from a Midway home in a drug bust Friday.
Liberty County Sheriff Don Martin launched his re-elction campaign with a community gathering at the Liberty County Recreation Department last weekend. Click on the left to watch the video about his campaign.
A senior Army leader presented Fort Stewart-Hunter Army Airfield with an Army safety award during a ceremony at the main post chapel here Thursday.
A fire in Walthourville Friday afternoon left a family of six homeless. According to Liberty County Fire Coordinator, James Ashdown the fire started shortly after 4 p.m. in a doublewide mobile home in the Cedar Hill mobile home park in the 5500 block of West Oglethorpe Highway. Ashdown said a woman was at home at the time and noticed smoke coming from the rear of the house when she looked out a window. When she ...
Riceboro and the Riceboro Volunteer Fire Department will host a fire safety program on Saturday, March 15, at the youth center in Riceboro.
The Richmond Hill teen police initially thought was kidnapped from a local motel room has been arrested by police in Orlando, Fla.
Liberty County Sheriff's Office Blotter Feb. 17 Criminal trespass Fleming Estates, Fleming A woman filed a complaint against her neighbor, claiming she came over to her mobile home and beat the doors and windows all night. The woman believes her neighbor was drunk. Feb. 17 Pointing a gun at another Blue Jay Drive, Midway A man said his neighbor pointed a black handgun at him and told him not to drive down the road again ...
Reading recent headlines regarding being pulled over for having a taillight out, you'd think the criminal element would make sure all was working before hitting the road with drugs.
Simple assault Road rage W. Oglethorpe Highway Feb. 23 An officer responded to the Kroger parking lot in reference to a report of a simple assault and road rage. The officer spoke with the complainant. He stated he was driving east on Oglethorpe and about to turn into the center turn lane to make a left turn into the Kroger parking lot. He said that's when a light blue Oldsmobile cut in front of him, ...
RICHMOND HILL -- The investigation into the alleged abduction of Melinda Poole by ex-boyfriend James Randall Myers has now changed in nature, according to the Richmond Hill Police Department.
Fire Rescue Units in Tattnall, Toombs, and Appling counties worked triple tragedies last month.
A Liberty County Sheriff's Office deputy Thursday employed a pit maneuver and ended a high-speed chase that began just after 3 p.m. in McIntosh County, according to McIntosh County Sheriff's Office Chief Deputy William Jennings.
Volunteers are getting harder to come by for volunteer fire departments, and Bryan County Emergency Services Chief Freddy Howell knows why it's getting tougher to find people to serve.
Kenneth William Lumpkin, 43, pleaded guilty Monday to felony murder and kidnapping with the commission of bodily injury to another person in the September 2010 strangulation death of Lori Arrowood.
Kenneth William Lumpkin, 43, pleaded guilty Monday to felony murder, kidnapping and the commission of bodily injury in the September 2010 strangulation death of Lori Arrowood. Atlantic Judicial Circuit Judge Paul Rose presided over the hearing at the Long County Courthouse. Three charges were dropped - one count each of malice murder, aggravated assault and concealing the death of another person. Lumpkin, a former corrections officer at the Liberty County Jail, was sentenced to two ...
July 7: Assist other agency (robbery) - Two officers responded to Shady Oaks Mobile Home Park in reference to a robbery.
D. Jay Stewart attended the National Drug Court Professionals' 19th annual training conference July 14-17 in Washington, D.C.
The cause of a fire that destroyed a home Wednesday night in the 700 block of Pate Rogers Road in Liberty County still is undetermined, according to Liberty County Fire Coordinator James Ashdown, who has requested that the state fire marshal conduct an investigation.
July 7: DUI, obstructing or hindering law enforcement officers - Two deputies stopped a vehicle that passed by playing loud music.
No one apparently was injured when a mobile home in the 700 block of Pate Rogers Road was destroyed by fire Wednesday night.
People from across the area came out Aug. 5 to join Long County for its Community Night Out at the Long County Recreation Complex.
July 5: Burglary, forced entry, residence, second degree - As an officer was on foot patrol, he noticed the door open of a residence in Country Side Mobile Home Park. The officer entered, and there was no one there. Later, the resident showed up. He said he saw his front door open, and because he was new to the country, he did not know to call 911, so he left the residence. Nothing was missing ...
Candice and Torres Boles briefly were in court Monday morning, where they waived their rights to a formal arraignment and entered pleas of not guilty.
ATLANTA - The FBI has asked for the public's assistance in identifying and locating the person or people responsible for the Aug. 7 armed robbery of The Heritage Bank in Midway, according to Special Agent in Charge Mark F. Giuliano.