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Monday, Oct. 6, 2014

RCSO receives grant for Intoxilyzer 9000

The Richmond County Sheriff's Office has a new breath alcohol tester after receiving a state grant to purchase the $8,000 Intoxilyzer 9000.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Thursday, Oct. 2, 2014

Police eliminate man as suspect in crime

The Richmond County Sheriff's Office said Kevin Darell Conwell is no longer a suspect in an August burglary at a Rosier Road home.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014

Residents warned of rabies threat

Residents in the Mike Padgett Highway and Rollins Road area have been warned to be on the lookout for odd animal behavior after a raccoon tested positive for rabies.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Pair wanted on burglary charges

Police are searching for two men who attempted to remove appliances from the burglary of a home on Rosier Road in August.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Bath man charged with arson

A 68-year-old Bath man is facing arson charges for setting fire to his own home.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2014

Arson suspected in morning house fire

Firefighters said a Kingsley Court home fire this morning could be arson.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Broad Street fire still under investigation

The Augusta Fire Department continues to investigate a fire that damaged a Broad Street building early Tuesday.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Monday, Sept. 29, 2014

Bob Richards seeks answer to cycling mystery

Local car dealership owner Bob Richards Jr. is offering a $1,000 reward to anyone who can fill in the blanks about a biking accident that left him with multiple broken bones.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Friday fight involved 15-20 girls, women

Police said about 15 to 20 teenage girls and women were involved in a brawl on Second Avenue Friday that reportedly involved baseball bats and a Taser.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Police looking for shooting suspect

Police are seeking Adrian Curry after a Laurel Oaks Drive shooting on Saturday.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Man tried to swallow drugs, dies

An Augusta man who tried to swallow a bag of marijuana during his arrest this month has died.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Martinez man killed in I-20 accident

A Martinez man died after being hit after exiting his disabled vehicle on Interstate 20 in McDuffie County on Sunday evening.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Friday, Sept. 26, 2014

Fleeing suspect causes lockdown of schools

Police are seeking a man who ran away after a traffic stop this morning that resulted in lockdown of two nearby schools.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Fitness plan for Augusta firefighters taking shape

A new wellness program requires firefighters to exercise each day for an hour in order to minimize on the job injuries and improve overall health.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Thursday, Sept. 25, 2014

Police to collect unused medications

Police want your unused and expired medications as part of a drug-take-back program
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Suspect named in Wednesday shooting

Police have identified a suspect in the Wednesday shooting of a man on Morning Drive.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Wednesday, Sept. 24, 2014

Police seek 2 men

Richmond County authorities are looking for one man in connection with a chop shop and a second man in connection with a stolen car.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Edgefield County woman missing

An Edgefield County, S.C., woman left for a walk Saturday and has been missing ever since.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Slaying suspect's transportation being finalized

Columbia County sheriff's Capt. Steve Morris said the only thing that stands between Daniel Nelson Robinson and a Columbia County jail cell is a ride from Jacksonville, Fla. 
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2014

Man threatens to blow up business

A police report stated that the threats were made because the man’s car was repossessed after an arrest for cocaine possession in Aiken County.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

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