Richmond County Crime

Delivery man robbed of pizzas, wings

A pizza delivery man said he was robbed of $70 worth of food at an apartment complex.

The 21-year-old Pizza Hut employee called police... Read more

Vacant home vandalized with paint

Police are investigating threatening messages sprayed on a vacant home off of Peach Orchard Road.

A maintenance employee for the... Read more

Judge allows teacher to turn self in after bus incident


Chief Probate Judge Harry B. James III “reluctantly” signed an order for a warrant against a former Barton Chapel Elementary... Read more

Augusta driver's bureau employee accused of fraud and bribery

A former employee of the driver’s services bureau entered a not guilty plea Friday to charges that include... Read more

Augusta mother pleads guilty to child abuse


An Augusta mother of five who is expecting her sixth child pleaded guilty Thursday to cruelty to children.

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Six chickens killed at Augusta home, suspects sought

Authorities are investigating an incident in which six chickens were found dead Monday at an Augusta residence.

About 5:30 p.m.,... Read more

Competency of man facing murder charges may affect trial


Defense attorneys representing the Hephzibah man accused of killing his parents and little brother in May 2013 anticipate... Read more

Former AU vice provost arrested on theft charges


A former vice provost at Augusta University was arrested today on a grand jury arrest warrant that accuses him of theft.... Read more

Augusta man to serve 20 years for sexual assault on disabled relative


A 63-year-old Augusta man who admitted he sexually assaulted a mentally disabled relative pleaded guilty Monday.

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