Stories by Doug Stutsman

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Richmond County home ransacked

A suspect is sought after a Hephzibah home was ransacked and burglarized Tuesday, police say.
By Doug Stutsman

Augusta man fires gun toward intruders

An Augusta man fired a gunshot in the direction of home invaders Wednesday.
By Doug Stutsman

Battalion chief marks 40 years

Bryan McFeely, a graduate of Augusta Tech, recently celebrated 40 years with the Augusta Fire Department, a career he began at 18.
By Doug Stutsman

Tuesday, July 28, 2015

Augusta woman wanted for assault

The Richmond County Sheriff's Office is looking for a woman wanted in connection with an aggravated assault.
By Doug Stutsman

Aiken teen wanted in shooting incident

The Aiken Department of Public Safety is requesting community assistance in locating an Aiken County teenager.
By Doug Stutsman

Monday, July 27, 2015

Augusta park vandalized, suspects sought

An Augusta Parks & Recreation employee Monday morning discovered damage to the park on the 600 block of Fourth Street.
By Doug Stutsman

Sunday, July 26, 2015

Missing Graniteville man found safe

A missing Graniteville man was found safe Sunday morning.
By Doug Stutsman

Home intruder demands money, strikes man

A 62-year-old man was hit on the head by a burglar at his home early Saturday.
By Doug Stutsman

Confederate flags ripped up at Hephzibah home

A pair of Confederate flags were ripped up outside a Hephzibah home, police say.
By Doug Stutsman

Man beaten by group wanting to use vehicle

An Augusta man was hospitalized Sunday after refusing to let four strangers borrow his vehicle.
By Doug Stutsman

Friday, July 24, 2015

Warren Road Bridge reopens to limited traffic

The Warren Road Bridge over Interstate 20 is now open for lightweight vehicle traffic, according to the Georgia Department of Transportation.
By Doug Stutsman

Thursday, July 23, 2015

Police urge securing air-conditioning units from summer theft

As summer heat continues to hit Augusta, a recent spate of air conditioning thefts have been reported in Richmond County.
By Doug Stutsman

Family Dollar on Broad Street robbed

A black man armed with a handgun entered Family Dollar in the 1900 block of Broad Street and demanded money, according to an incident report from the Richmond County Sheriff's Office.
By Doug Stutsman

Landlord removes door when tenant can't pay

A landlord removed the front door from his rental home Tuesday after the tenant couldn't pay the rent.
By Doug Stutsman

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Richmond County without a murder since June

More than 35 days have passed since Richmond County's last homicide, eclipsing the longest stretch thus far in 2015.
By Doug Stutsman

Tuesday, July 21, 2015

Augusta hits 104 degrees, falls short of record

Augusta hit its highest temperature in three years Tuesday, but 104 degrees wasn't enough even to tie the record.
By Doug Stutsman

Infant left in parking lot

An infant was hospitalized Tuesday after being found alone in the parking lot of Cheddar's on Walton Way Extension.
By Doug Stutsman

Monday, July 20, 2015

Burglar steals furniture from Augusta home

A king-sized bed, dresser and 50-inch television were stolen from an Augusta residence.
By Doug Stutsman

More than 1,000 homes without power in Richmond County

An evening storm has caused a string of power outages in Richmond County.
By Doug Stutsman

Augusta home vandalized, burglarized

An Augusta residence was vandalized and burglarized Sunday, police say.
By Doug Stutsman
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