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.
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.
It appears Tropical Storm Karen will have little effect on Liberty and Long counties.
Police are searching for a man, who robbed a sandwich shop at gunpoint Friday night.
A Fort Stewart soldier who died Saturday while riding his dirt bike has been identified. Spc. Michael Lee Myers, 33, of Greenville, Tenn., served as a wheeled-vehicle mechanic with Headquarters and Headquarters Battalion.
Three Long County men were arrested earlier this week for their alleged involvement in multiple recent burglaries.