Stories by Doug Stutsman

Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015

Pedestrian struck on Third Avenue, suffers minor injuries

Richmond County officials confirmed that a pedestrian was injured Thursday after being struck on Third Avenue.
By Doug Stutsman

Cop finds drugs under suspect's boxers

A deputy found marijuana and crack cocaine hidden in an Augusta man’s boxers Wednesday during a traffic stop.
By Doug Stutsman

Augusta man stabbed with scissors

An Augusta man was sent to an area hospital Thursday after being stabbed with a pair of scissors.
By Doug Stutsman

Traffic asked to detour 700 block of Broad Street

A TEDx event will close the 700 block of Broad Street for two days.
By Doug Stutsman

Three teenagers caught shoplifting at Augusta Mall

Three teenagers were arrested Wednesday for shoplifting at the Augusta Mall. 
By Doug Stutsman

RCSO seeking suspects accused of burglary

After entering his stepfather’s home, an Augusta man allegedly saw two burglars escape through a bathroom window Wednesday afternoon.
By Doug Stutsman

Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015

Deputies locate guns, cocaine in Augusta apartment

An Augusta man and woman were arrested Tuesday on charges of obstruction to law enforcement, possession of cocaine with intent to distribute and possession of a firearm during a crime.
By Doug Stutsman

Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015

Suspect wanted after alleged beer theft

Deputies are searching for a man who allegedly chugged a beer inside a gas station Tuesday morning and left without paying.
By Doug Stutsman

Attorney speaks about preserving religious freedom

Ken Fletcher was one of 75 people who travelled from as far away as Arizona to hear Jordan Lorence address religious freedom at the Convention Center.
By Doug Stutsman

Thursday, Jan. 22, 2015

Man dressed as woman steals steaks

A man dressed as a female allegedly stole $45 worth of meat Thursday from an Augusta business.
By Doug Stutsman

Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015

Redbox machine has screen smashed at Bi-Lo

Red Box machine has screen smashed at Bi-Lo on Tobacco Road.
By Doug Stutsman

76-year-old Augusta woman has bottle thrown at car

An elderly female had a bottle thrown at her vehicle Wednesday after telling two young men to stop littering.
By Doug Stutsman

Man allegedly hides T-bone steaks in pants

A Hephzibah man was arrested Wednesday for allegedly trying to conceal steaks in his pants.
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Augusta man, 27, accused of slapping daughter

An Augusta man was arrested Tuesday on charges of battery and cruelty to children in the third degree. 
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Grovetown inmates get new uniforms

According to Chief Gary Jones, inmates are now required to wear hot-pink uniforms instead of the traditional orange.
By Doug Stutsman

Tuesday, Jan. 20, 2015

Congressman Rick Allen issues State of the Union response

U.S. Congressman Rick Allen issued a response following President Obama's State of the Union address. Allen was sworn in Jan. 6 as the new representative for Georgia's 12th district.
By Doug Stutsman

Video shows golf club worker taking $1,200 from patron

A golf club employee was told not to return to work after she was seen on video stealing $1,200 out of a customer's wallet Monday.
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Martinez man arrested in trespassing, fleeing event

A Martinez man was arrested for driving under the influence and attempting to elude Grovetown sheriff's deputies.
By Doug Stutsman

Monday, Jan. 19, 2015

Woman, child flee during attempted burglary

An Augusta woman and her child fled their home Sunday evening as burglars allegedly entered their residence.
By Doug Stutsman

Suspect sought after ransacking home

The Richmond County Sheriff's Office is searching for a suspect accused of stealing a computer and television from an Augusta home.
By Doug Stutsman
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450 Ft. Gordon soldiers head south

Fort Stewart will gain about 450 soldiers this summer when a signal battalion moves from Augusta to the installation near Savannah, Army officials announced Friday.
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