A shoplifting incident that began Thursday afternoon at the Wal-Mart Supercenter on West Oglethorpe Highway in Hinesville led authorities on a high-speed chase that went through six municipalities and two counties before ending in a wreck.
Three juveniles were arrested Thursday afternoon after a criminal investigation into several homes being vandalized at new housing developments.
During his short tenure at Long County High School, former assistant band director and choral activities director Michael Loredo had a number of problems that caused his supervisors concern, including discussing a female student's menstrual cycle and taking two female students in his personal vehicle on an unauthorized overnight trip to Savannah, according to his Long County School System personnel file.
Recent crime reports filed with the Hinesville Police Department include:
Editor's note: This article has been revised to reflect the following clarification, which will appear in Sunday's print edition. Tasha Waye was driving a Chevrolet Impala that was involved in a collision with a Toyota 4Runner driven by Carolyn Smith near Liberty County High School on Highway 84 on Monday morning. The vehicles the women were driving were both correctly and incorrectly identified in an article in Wednesday's edition.
A car flipped on West Oglethorpe Highway in Hinesville after the driver lost control Sunday evening, police said.
The following are among the food service establishments inspected in March by the Liberty County Health Department. The department scores on a 100-percentile scale. Kitchens are inspected at least every four months and are required to post their score sheets in public. The score and selected comments from health inspectors are included in each report. To view all restaurant scores, go to dph.georgia.gov/environ mental-health-inspections.
A former assistant band director at Long County High School has been arrested and charged with engaging in sexual misconduct with students, according to the Georgia Bureau of Investigation.
Authorities are investigating the shooting of a Hinesville man.
Hurricane season is coming, and the Liberty County Emergency Management Agency wants all residents to be ready with Alert Liberty.
SAVANNAH - Nineteen students from the Savannah Technical College Peace Officer Academy celebrated graduating from the program with a completion ceremony last month.
A woman was stabbed and seriously injured during a domestic dispute between roommates in Walthourville, police said.
Hinesville police are seeking the public's help in locating a missing woman.
The following are among the food service establishments inspected in March by the Liberty County Health Department. The department scores on a 100-percentile scale. Kitchens are inspected at least every four months and are required to post their score sheets in public. The score and selected comments from health inspectors are included in each report. To view all restaurant scores, go to dph.georgia.gov/environmental-health-inspections.
The Walthourville Police Department and Liberty County Sheriff's Office Detective Lonnie Bowman initiated a traffic stop at 6:30 p.m. Friday that ended up in the arrest of one suspect on cocaine and gun charges.
For two Liberty County sheriff's deputies it was just a routine dinner break at a Hinesville restaurant - that is, until they went to settle ...