Stories by Adam Crisp

Saturday, Oct. 13, 2007

Database aids police in case of fake officer

SAVANNAH - Police in Savannah were pretty certain that Stephen Benjamin Agati was a fake officer.
By Adam Crisp

Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2007

Woman's body is mutilated by gator

SAVANNAH, Ga. - An alligator mutilated the body of an 85-year-old woman found in a lagoon over the weekend, and authorities are trying to determine whether she died before being attacked or ...
By Adam Crisp

Saturday, Aug 25, 2007

Woman fights against check lottery scams

RINCON, Ga. - Frauds involving fake overseas lotteries and phony checks are on the rise.
By Adam Crisp

Wednesday, Aug 15, 2007

Obese patients can ride in new, larger ambulance

SAVANNAH, Ga. - Southside Fire and EMS has added a special-order ambulance meant for very obese patients to its fleet of emergency vehicles.
By Adam Crisp

Wednesday, July 25, 2007

Wassaw Island fire hurts refuge space

SAVANNAH, Ga. - A large fire on Wassaw Island has consumed about 930 acres of the wildlife refuge there.
By Adam Crisp

Sunday, July 22, 2007

Savannah police fight stereotype

SAVANNAH - Few stereotypes are as persistent as the rotund, doughnut-munching police officer. Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Chief Michael Berkow hates that stereotype and is taking steps to ...
By Adam Crisp

Saturday, July 14, 2007

Former police officer stands tall with robotic knee

SAVANNAH - A struggle with a suspect ended Randy Thran's career with the Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department three years ago and eventually led to the amputation of his injured leg.
By Adam Crisp

Friday, June 15, 2007

Wedding reception ruined by geocache

TYBEE ISLAND, Ga. - Geocaching is supposed to be a harmless game in which techno-savvy treasure hunters use Global Positioning Devices to find trinkets hidden in remote locations.
By Adam Crisp

Saturday, April 7, 2007

Fake YMCA checks are used to scam $2,800 from victims

SAVANNAH, Ga. - Someone is passing checks that look an awful lot like the YMCA of Coastal Georgia's checks.
By Adam Crisp

Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2007

Layoffs likely after fire at sausage plant

SAVANNAH, Ga. - Layoffs are likely at a sausage processing plant damaged by fire as the company repairs the damage and works to regain full operations.
By Adam Crisp

Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2006

Couple frees hostage after 24-hour standoff

STATESBORO, Ga. - A 24-hour hostage standoff ended without incident Tuesday morning when a couple that had held an attorney captive in his office overnight walked out and surrendered. No one was ...
By Adam Crisp

Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2006

Lawyer is held hostage at Statesboro offices

STATESBORO, Ga. - Negotiations continued into Monday night in a daylong standoff between police and a couple with a suspected explosive device who were believed to be holding a Statesboro lawyer ...
By Adam Crisp
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