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During Burglary Arrest, Warrenville Suspect Poops His Pants

Phillip Boyd Jr, 23, of Warrenville, Burglary, receiving stolen goods, resisting arrest

 Well, that’s embarassing. A Warrenville burglary suspect was being wrestled to the ground by a sheriff’s deputy last Tuesday when he confessed something to the officer: “I s**t myself,” Phillip Boyd Jr. said as the deputy had his arms and legs wrapped around the young suspect. Deputy Allen Wooten had ...

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North Augusta Man Charged with Murder in Augusta Shooting

PALMER, Kendall

A North Augusta man was charged Thursday in connection with this week’s shooting death of an Augusta man inside his home. Kendall Palmer, 21, of Todd Avenue, North Augusta (pictured above), has been charged with one count of murder and one count of firearm possession in the slaying on Rosier Road ...

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Aiken Woman Makes Up Rape Story to Cover Up ‘Indiscretion’


An Aiken woman has been arrested for making up a rape accusaton to cover up an indiscretion, authorities say. Skylare Gramblin, 26, of Florence Street NW., Aiken, was charged Friday with filing a false report of a felony. Aiken police responded to the Circle K on Hampton Avenue last Wednesday about ...

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Former Augusta Resident Hospitalized After Stabbing Death of Husband in Florida

Michielson couple beach

Former Augusta resident Mary Pender-Michielson was hospitalized in Florida on Monday after her husband died following a domestic-related stabbing at her residence. Pender-Michielson, also known as “Georgia,” has not been charged in the death of Bruce Michielson, who has a history of domestic violence. According to Pinellas County authorities, deputies responded ...

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Homicide #16: Augusta Man Killed on Rosier Road

Sean Middlebrooks

An Augusta man became Richmond County’s 16th homicide for the year when he was found shot to death around midnight Wednesday. Sean Middlebrooks, 35 (pictured), was killed inside a home on Rosier Road, where he lives. He was shot at least once and was pronounced dead at 12:05 a.m. Wednesday, ...

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In Augusta: Checkers Robber Shoots Employee in Arm

drivethru robber

An armed robber shot a Checkers employee in Augusta early Wednesday, authorities said. The employee was struck in the arm and was rushed to Augusta University Medical Center ER, where the victim was in fair condition. The robber approached an employee at the drive thru window about 1:45 a.m. Wednesday, ...

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