The murder trial for suspected killer Richard Earl Geiger, who is accused of stabbing his girlfriend with a knife, was continued because officials are awaiting a mental evaluation.
The FBI is asking area residents to help authorities find and arrest the man responsible for robbing the Midway branch of the Heritage Bank Wednesday morning.
Just a week after being burglarized and vandalized, the Liberty County Recreation Department's administrative office was hit again Tuesday night or Wednesday morning by vandals who broke the front door glass and shattered an interior glass wall. The vandals also targeted the National Guard Armory building and the law firm of Osteen and Osteen.
Local authorities were not commenting or releasing details about the Wednesday morning armed robbery at the Midway branch of The Heritage Bank, saying the investigation was turned over to the FBI.
Bond was denied for the four suspects accused of shooting David Anthony Jones Jr. to death at his Tapco Mobile Home residence in Hinesville June 16.
The victims of a wreck on I-95 in Liberty County Friday have been identified.
A three-vehicle accident on I-95 Friday night killed one person and injured another.
Tuesday morning's wreck, which left one vehicle flipped over on Hinesville's Main Street, involved three vehicles, not one as previously reported.
A jump in the number of daytime home burglaries last weekend across Liberty County has prompted authorities to warn residents to be vigilant.
A second arrest was made this week in the rash of burglaries reported in the Twin Oaks apartment complex in Ludowici.
With the 4th of July just a few days away, crowds of people will be firing up grills or heading out to campsites. Because of all the rain Long and Liberty counties have seen this year, many revelers aren't concerned about igniting brush fires.
A 5-year-old was wounded in a drive-by shooting Saturday evening in Hinesville.
A heat advisory has been issued by the National Weather Service for our area for this afternoon. And isolated sever thunderstorms are possible because of the heat.
The service's Charleston office said the temperature, plus humidity will be dangerous from noon until 8 this evening. The chance of pop-up storms will last until 10 Tuesday evening.
The child injured in an apparent drive-by shooting Saturday evening has been released from the hospital, Hinesville Police report.
The 5-year-old was injured in what police are describing as a drive-by shootings Saturday at about 6:30 p.m.
The Multi Agency Crack Enforcement Drug Task Force opened 53 cases in May.
July 21: Disorderly conduct, criminal trespass - On Live Oak Road in Hinesville, people gathered in the complainant's yard, threatening to beat up her daughter. She said that they have done this twice. A woman the complainant knew came to the door both times and knocked aggressively. She even came to the door with a hoe in hand, wanting to fight the complainant's daughter over a man. When asked to leave the property, the woman refused. However, the suspect said the daughter came to her house earlier to talk to the man, and the woman only came to the ...
During a semi-annual fire hydrant testing period and several fire-related incidents, members of the Hinesville Fire Department recently reported increased obstruction of fire hydrants.
The Georgia State Fire Marshal's Office is offering a $10,000 reward for the arrest and conviction of the person or people involved in a suspicious fire that broke out in Walthourville the morning of Aug. 6 and destroyed an unoccupied home.
National Night Out recently was held in Hinesville, featuring music, dancing and fun while addressing the serious question of how to fight crime.
Long County held its annual National Night Out on Thursday at the Long County Recreation Complex.
Recent reports filed with the Hinesville Police Department include:
The National Weather Service has cancelled a flood watch for our area that was orginally set to go through tonight.
A Fort Stewart soldier was killed Thursday in a car crash in Tattnall County.
Recent reports filed wit the Liberty County Sheriff's Office include:
A former school-bus driver pleaded guilty to child-molestation charges Friday at the Long County Courthouse.
A massive fire in historic downtown Jesup destroyed parts of a shopping center Monday night.