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RCSO Narcotics Officer Arrested for Stealing 25 Pain Pills & More

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A narcotics officer in Richmond County is being formally charged with stealing 25 pain pills and other drugs from his division, authorities said. Investigator Patrick Kaney (pictured above and at right) is facing charges of theft by taking, possession of a controlled substance, tampering with evidence and violation of oath of public officer, ...

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Augusta Sporting Goods Salesman Rips Off Boss for Thousands


A salesman at Johannsen’s Sporting Goods stole thousands from the Augusta business by altering checks and fooling high school coaches, according to a sheriff’s report. Chase Huffman, 27, of Evans, was charged Saturday with felony theft by taking.  He’s been a salesman at the Broad Street business since 2012. (The ...

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Augusta Man Becomes Latest Murder Victim

Derrico Bussey

An Augusta man has died after being shot early Tuesday on Mount Auburn Street, authorities said. Derrico Cornelius Bussey, 37, (pictured)  was shot around 1 a.m. Tuesday on the 2400 block of Mount Auburn Street, according to Coroner Mark Bowen. He was rushed to Augusta University Medical Center, where he died ...

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Teen Actress Has Louis Vuitton Bag Stolen from Movie Set in Evans

Caitlin Carmichael

Two juveniles stole a Louis Vuitton backpack from teen actress Caitlin Carmichael on Friday during a movie shoot in Evans, authorities said. The 13-year-old actress is filming on a movie set at 4395 Riverwatch Parkway in Evans. That’s where her mother, Catherine Carmichael, reported the theft of the pricey bag ...

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