Crime & Courts Richmond Co. | Columbia Co. | Aiken Co. |

6 fire extinguishers stolen from vacant building in Augusta

Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2012 9:08 PM
Last updated 9:13 PM
  • Follow Crime & courts

An Augusta business reported six fire extinguishers stolen sometime this month, police said.

Chelsea Thompson, of the Augusta Housing Authority, told deputies the fire extinguishers, with a total value of $200, were taken from a vacant property in the 1600 block of Hunter Street, a Richmond County sheriff’s report said.

An investigation revealed no sign of forced entry.

 
loading...
Top headlines
Former Augusta fire marshal to serve prison term for extortion
Jason Beard is to report to a federal prison on June 30 to begin the sentence imposed for six counts of extortion and one count of attempted extortion.
Search Augusta jobs