Russ Bynum

Escaped suspect in Georgia sheriff's death recaptured hours later hiding in dense woods


SAVANNAH, Ga. — Charged with murder in the car-chase death of a Georgia sheriff, Jim Edward Lowery used a jail transfer to... Read more

Man charged in Georgia sheriff's death escapes jail transfer

SAVANNAH, Ga. — A prisoner charged with killing a Georgia sheriff slipped out of his leg shackles and used them... Read more

Ex-deputies avoid conviction for manslaughter in jail death


SAVANNAH, Ga. — Two former sheriff’s deputies were acquitted Friday of involuntary manslaughter charges but still face prison... Read more

3 charged in beating death of Savannah inmate to stand trial


SAVANNAH, Ga. — A few hours after he went to jail on a domestic violence charge, 21-year-old Mathew... Read more

Salmonella: Sentencing for managers who helped convict boss


ALBANY, Ga. — They were star witnesses who helped convict their old boss, a former peanut executive who got the harshest... Read more

Plane crash kills 5 in south Georgia


Five people aboard a single-engine plane died when the aircraft crashed in rural southeast Georgia, scattering debris across a wooded... Read more