Burglary - forced entry - nonresidence E.G. Miles Parkway March 11 On March 25, an officer was dispatched to Eagle Mini Self-Storage. The officer spoke with the complainant who told him the last time he was at his storage unit Mach 11 everything appeared to be fine. When he arrived on March 25, he noticed the lock was missing from the unit. When he looked inside, he noticed several things had been moved and he ...
According to Georgia State Patrol Trooper SFC Thornell King, a woman, identified as Trenicia Hawes, 19, of Fort Stewart, suffered sever head injures in a wreck Saturday afternoon. The trooper said she was driving north on Old Hines Road in Flemington in a 1998 Nissan Altima around 2 p.m. with her 13-year-old nephew when the car ran off the lightly traveled, dirt road and hit a tree on the passenger side. King said the younger ...
LUDOWICI - The Ludowici/Long County Fire Department recently received two new pieces of equipment to enhance and improve its ability to provide fire protection for the county.
Both the Long and Liberty county sheriff's departments see a potential problem arising in the area -- dog fighting.
Liberty County Sheriff's blotter March 6 Aggravated assault Oglethorpe Highway, Hinesville A deputy was sent to Liberty Regional Medical Center's emergency room to speak with a man who claims he was assaulted while entering his hotel room at the Holiday Inn Express. He reported a man pushed him into the room and another suddenly entered and hit him in the head several times. He reported his suitcase and pants, containing his wallet were stolen. March ...
Stalking Rowe Street March 3 A complainant told the responding officer she has a temporary protection order against her husband, but that two of her neighbors told her they saw the husband driving in front of her house, about 7:45 p.m. and 9:11 p.m. on that day. The complainant said she did not see her husband. The complainant said her husband was not allowed within 100 feet of the residence and she has the paperwork ...
The warmer weather has brought more runners, walkers and bike riders out, but they may not be warmly welcomed on the road.
The Multi Agency Crack Enforcement Drug Task Force opened 47 cases with 58 offenders during February.
The Georgia Emergency Management Agency unveiled the state's new emergency preparedness campaign early this year.
Gangs were the focus of a seminar at Bethel AME Church. It was the first of many community awareness seminars the church plans. The March 1 seminar delved into the growing problem in Hinesville, Liberty County and Fort Stewart. It focused on the rising problems that gangs pose in our communities and schools, and what we can do to combat the problem. T'Challa O'Bryant organized and hosted the seminar. Speakers included Det. Doug Snider and ...
Liberty County Sheriff Don Martin swears in Kelly Wiggins as a deputy and welcomes her to the department on March 5.
Estella Grant Hopkins, who lost her home to a fire on Feb. 29, is in desperate need. Monetary donations would be greatly appreciated, along with everything else that a home should have; kitchen items, bedding, curtains, furniture, etc. Hopkins can be reached at Mamie Halsell's home at 884-7348 or 332-2548.
Liberty County Blotters Feb. 21 Obstruction Arnold Drive and Griffin Road, Walthourville A deputy had to Tase a man who ran after being pulled over for having a taillight out. After being Tased he was taken to jail and cited for obstruction and given a written warning for the faulty taillight. Feb. 23 Illegal dumping Ray Road, Hinesville A man filed a complaint saying he found illegally dumped trash on his property. He told ...
AUGUSTA -- Edmund A. Booth Jr., took the oath of office as the U.S. attorney for the Southern District of Georgia on March 6 during a formal investiture in U. S. District Court here.
A complaint about loud music last week resulted in the arrest of a minor for keeping an allegedly stolen, illegal sawed-off shotgun, according to a report from the Liberty County Sheriff's office.
A Walthourville man was arrested for his alleged involvement in a stabbing that happened Friday in Long County.
Sept. 24: Simple battery - A police officer was dispatched to a home on Slayton Circle regarding a domestic dispute. The woman told the officer the dispute started the day before when her husband failed to respond when she called him to come home. She said she needed to attend to a personal matter, but he intentionally refused to come home. When he did come home, she left and didn't return until the next morning. ...
A Long County man was rushed to a Savannah hospital Friday night after he was stabbed during a reported altercation in the backyard of a home on Izzard Road.
Sept. 19: Burglary, forced entry - An HPD officer was dispatched to an apartment complex in Regency Plaza regarding a burglary. The officer met with the site supervisor of company renovating the apartments. He told the officer his men left 10 100-pound bags of recyclable copper and 21 air-conditioner regulators on the floor of a vacant apartment. He ensured the apartment doors were locked when they left at 5:30 p.m. When they returned at 7:30 ...
Sept. 28: Simple battery - A woman slapped her husband when she allegedly found information in his belongings indicating he was talking to other women and cheating on her.
A Richmond Hill man was indicted earlier this month by a federal grand jury for allegedly burning a cross in a neighbor's yard because he believed the man to be an African-American, the U.S. Department of Justice said Friday.
GUYTON - A fight that began on Facebook escalated into one teenager stabbing another on Oct. 10.
Sept. 25: Arrest for another agency; Doing business without a license - While on patrol, an HPD officer noticed a blue Direct TV canopy set up near a service station on Gen. Screven Way.
SAVANNAH - Five people are in custody after a methamphetamine ring between Bryan, Chatham and Effingham counties was brought down earlier this week.
Sept. 19: Possession of a Schedule II controlled substance, DUI - Two deputies pulled over a truck they noticed weaving over the road. The driver exited with his hands in the air, walked to the rear of his truck and placed his hands on the tailgate.
A home in the 700 block of Leroy Coffer Highway in the Fleming community was destroyed by fire Wednesday afternoon.
What originally was a report of a suicide attempt Saturday turned into a potentially deadly standoff that endangered dozens of area officers and residents of a normally quiet neighborhood.
A standoff between police and an armed man in Flemington ended Saturday evening with the suspect shot and wounded.
Sept. 10: Burglary-forced entry, residence - A Sequoia Lane man said he left for work at 8:30 a.m. and came home at 8:26 p.m. and noticed his side door was open.