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Sunday, June 21, 2015

Authorities still seeking leads in 2010 cold case

Kayla Wells, 19, and Jeramie Hammonds, 20, were discovered in the woods off Glenn Hills Drive on July 5, 2010, by ATV riders.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Friday, June 19, 2015

Aiken wreck kills motorist

One person is dead after a collision Friday morning on U.S. Highway 78 just outside Aiken.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Aiken woman shot dead

An Aiken County man is in jail on charges that he fatally shot his wife during an argument at their Cooper Drive home Thursday.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Thursday, June 18, 2015

Gunman robs Augusta fish market

Police are seeking a man who robbed a Tobacco Road fish market at gunpoint Thursday afternoon.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Georgia grapples with abuse of seniors

Before legislation was passed in 2012, GBI Director Vernon Keenan said he was not aware just how many elderly and disabled people were being abused and taken advantage of in Georgia.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Tuesday, June 16, 2015

Aiken fire engine, patrol car crash

Lt. Jake Mahoney said the vehicles were heading to a structure fire on Cherokee Street Southeast when the Ford F-700 fire rescue vehicle and a Chevrolet Impala patrol car collided.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Monday, June 15, 2015

Aiken man wins $200,000 in lottery

An Aiken man won $200,000 on a lucky instant lottery ticket just before going into work.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Aiken County accident kills 1, injures 1

One person died and another was seriously injured after a single vehicle crash on Storm Branch Road Monday morning.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Drivers in fatal River Watch wreck charged

Two men were booked on charges of disobedience of a traffic control device and three counts of vehicular homicide in the second degree for a crash that killed three young boys.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Four arrested after weekend vehicle break-ins

Darryl Alquello Rivers, 19; Denzel Jocobe Washington, 21; Dejuan Tavion Lee, 20; and Leroy Dwayne Graham, 21; were charged with six counts of entering a vehicle to commit a theft or felony and one ...
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Teen arrested after trying to elude police

An officer observed a Honda motorcycle, driven by 18-year-old RaeKwon Martin, traveling north at high speeds in the southbound lanes of Mike Padgett Highway.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Grovetown woman fatally stabbed in home

Columbia County police are investigating a fatal stabbing at a Grovetown home late Sunday.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Sunday, June 14, 2015

Savannah ballistics equipment aids Augusta police

New equipment and software in Savannah are helping Augusta crime scene investigators get faster ballistics test results and connecting them to related incidents across the country.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Lightning occurrences prevalent in Georgia

Lightning can strike anywhere, but it appears to strike most in Georgia. According to State Farm insurance, Georgia residents file the most claims for lightning strikes in the country.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Wednesday, June 10, 2015

Wet week will continue

A storm that passed through Tuesday did little to help the rainfall deficit, but more chances for rain continue the remainder of the week.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Tuesday, June 9, 2015

2nd woman arrested in May shooting

Police said Matina Melanie Adolphe, of Belmont Avenue, was a passenger in a Chrysler 300 about 1 a.m. May 18, when she fired shots into a car with four people inside.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Police charge 3 with child deprivation

Three people were arrested after authorities found several children living in unfit homes without running water on Monday.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Monday, June 8, 2015

3 Wal-Mart workers face theft charges

Three Wal-Mart employees were arrested Friday after a group admitted to management that they had been helping a co-worker take money, police say.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Arrest made in Edgefield slaying

One Edgefield man is dead and another is in custody after an argument escalated during the weekend.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Friday, June 5, 2015

Two mothers arrested after children left in hot cars

Rebecka Ann Currie, of Waynesboro, Ga., and Vanessa Vickey Brunson, of Augusta, both 26, were charged with two counts each of deprivation of a minor in separate incidents this week.
By Bianca Cain Johnson
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