Former Richmond County Coroner Grover Tuten pleaded guilty Wednesday in U.S. District Court.
Leon Nathan Davis III, 37, admitted Wednesday in U.S. District Court that he intended to join ISIS in Syria last November. The penalty for the federal crime is up to 15 years in prison.
Both suspects in the beating death of an 81-year-old Aiken County man this month are in custody.
Phillip Scott Kirby now stands formally accused of the brutal slaying of 38-year-old Emily Pestana-Mason the evening of April 29, 2002.
After hearing from Georgia Bureau of Investigation agents, a judge ruled probable cause existed to send the cases against 10 Operation Mayday suspects to the grand jury.
North Augusta Public Safety officers arrested two people Wednesday in connection to the May 9 burglary of the Belvedere North Augusta Rescue Squad building.
A Dublin, Ga., woman is wanted for not returning a vehicle to Payless Car Rental at Augusta Regional Airport.
The Aiken Department of Public Safety is seeking two people who attempted to use a fraudulent credit card at an area Wal-Mart this month.
Russell Benjamin was scheduled to plead guilty to a federal sex charge on Oct. 22, but earlier that morning he cut off his GPS monitoring leg bracelet and bolted
An Augusta man was arrested Monday and charged with striking a woman in the head with a hammer.