Inmate flees Augusta work detail


Richmond County authorities are searching for a prisoner who escaped work detail at Westview Cemetery.

The prisoner has been identified as Charles Moore and described as a white male, 5-foot-8, 160 lbs, with brown hair, blue eyes and crew cut.

Moore, 24, is serving a 10-year sentence for theft by receiving stolen property and drug charges from Chatham and Bullock counties.




Savannah River Site resumes normal activity

A suspicious item was discovered Wednesday afternoon at the Savannah River National Laboratory which prompted emergency responseactivities.

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