Suspect sought in 1st '09 murder


Police said this morning they are searching for Mychael Faulks, 19, in connection with Richmond County’s first murder of the new year.

On Sunday night, Jamar Wright, 22, of the 100 block of East Telfair Street was shot at least once, Chief Deputy Corner Mark Bowen said in an e-mail.

Mr. Wright was pronounced dead at Medical College of Georgia Hospital and Clinics at 10:42 p.m.

An autopsy is scheduled today for Mr. Wright at the GBI 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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