Hinesville Police Department on Thursday arrested the third suspect in an attempted robbery that reportedly began Tuesday at Liberty Inn & Suites and affected Wells Fargo Bank on Gen. Screven Way.
RINCON - Authorities in Effingham County say a teen that died in a car accident drowned after being ejected from the vehicle.
SAVANNAH - Federal authorities said Thursday they have uncovered an illegal sex trafficking network that forced women into prostitution and traded them like slaves between cities in Georgia, Florida and the Carolinas.
ATHENS - Police in coastal Georgia coerced statements from a man accused in the 2007 rape and slaying of a 6-year-old boy, and the trial court that handed him the death penalty made numerous errors, the man's defense attorney argued Wednesday before the Supreme Court of Georgia.
Dec. 27: Armed robbery - A pizza delivery driver said she was robbed at gunpoint while making a delivery to Gateway Two Apartments on Gause Street. One man reportedly put a gun to her face and demanded she hand over the food and asked for her money. She said she did not have any money on her, and the men ran off on Griffin Street toward Roland Street. He drove back to her employer's store ...
ATHENS - A Georgia man is appealing the convictions and death penalty he received for the 2007 rape and murder of a 6-year-old boy.
RINCON - Authorities say a Georgia man who was stabbed to death and his body dismembered was seen alive in a video surveillance tape from a South Carolina hotel on New Year's night.
Two suspects were arrested Tuesday and officials were seeking a third for an attempted robbery that began at Liberty Inn & Suites on Gen. Screven Way and resulted in the short-term closure of the Wells Fargo Bank across the street.
SAVANNAH - Authorities in Savannah say 55 people have been arrested in an initiative focused on curbing gun violence.
RINCON - Police say a man who had been reported missing was fatally stabbed before being dismembered.
Since a quorum was not present, Tuesday's Ludowici City Council was postponed. Though no meeting was held, Ludowici Municipal Court Judge Larry Fowler administered the oath of office to three new Ludowici Police Department officers. James J. Jeffers and Tony E. Fowler Jr. were sworn is as full-time police officers, and James J. Steiner was sworn in as a part-time officer/jailer.
Dec. 26: Harassing communication - A Hinesville resident reported that his aunt sent harassing text messages after he did not attend a family Christmas dinner. The man said his aunt has tried to start problems with him and his girlfriend, though he asked his aunt to stop texting. The officer called the aunt and advised her to stop contacting her nephew, and she said she would. However, as the officer was writing his report, the complainant ...
Liberty County Sheriff's Office Deputy Elpidio Fratichelli was involved in a collision with a minivan after 3 p.m. Friday on East Oglethorpe Highway near Gen. Screven Way.
RINCON - Body parts found inside a South Carolina storage unit and a south Georgia home after a deadly police standoff are likely those of a Savannah man missing since New Year's Eve, authorities said Sunday.
Officer Kevin A. Rayley of the Walthourville Police Department recently completed a DUI detection and standardized field sobriety testing course taught by the Georgia Police Academy Division of the Georgia Public Safety Training Center in Forsyth.
April 12: Simple battery/stalking/aggressive driving - A woman was arrested and taken to jail when deputies found a machete, sword and a handgun that were used to threaten her husband, in the woman's vehicle after she repeatedly followed and rammed her car into his on Highway 144 in Fort Stewart.
The Gum Branch home of a Fort Stewart soldier and his family was heavily damaged Thursday night by fire. The family and their pets made it out OK but lost most of their belongings.