Police serving warrant find Augusta man dead

Richmond County Investigators are looking into the possibility that an Augusta man shot himself as they served a warrant at his home this afternoon.

Todd Santos, 39, of 1119 Emmett Street was pronounced dead at the scene, according to Richmond County Chief Deputy Coroner Mark Bowen.

An autopsy is scheduled for Tuesday morning at the Georgia Bureau of Investigation’s crime lab in Augusta.


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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