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2 Men Used Cloned Credit Cards at Martinez Walgreens

These two men used cloned credit cards on Jan. 31 at the Walgreens in Martinez to purchase $200 Vanilla VISA reloadable gift cards and other small items. Recognize them? Please call the Columbia County Sheriff’s Office at...
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Augusta Mom’s Home: No Water, Urine Buckets & Insects

An Augusta mother was arrested Wednesday after authorities found her raising three older children in a messy home, authorities said. Akila Emma Walton, 35, of Ellis Street, was charged with three counts of deprivation of a mino...
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Boy, 3, Found Alone on Augusta Street; Relative Jailed

An elderly Augusta man was arrested Wednesday after his sister’s 3-year-old grandson was found wandering a quarter-mile from the home where the suspect was supposed to be watching the boy, authorities said. Nathaniel Kenn...
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Martinez Man Posts Fake Craigslist Ad to Harass Neighbor

A parking dispute between neighbors in the Brookwood Estates community of Martinez led one man to plot revenge with the help of friends, according to authorities. This is one of several stories in this week’s edition of T...
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13 Arrests at Aiken Steeplechase; Booze Blamed

A crowd of men were told by deputies to quiet down and stop cursing at the Aiken Steeplechase event Saturday, but instead they blasted a “F*** the Police” song and chanted along, authorities said. Deputies responded by arre...
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Suspicious Death: Augusta Man Found Dead in Car

An Augusta man was found dead in a running vehicle Saturday morning on Gordon Highway, a death authorities are investigating as suspicious. Witnesses said the vehicle was parked Friday night in a lot at 1245 Gordon Highway and ...
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Dumas Arrested After Chase from Augusta Mall

A suspect in an attempted murder in South Carolina was captured Friday after a police chase from the Augusta Mall, authorities said. At approximately 1:30 p.m., Gang Task Force investigators, along with agents from the ATF and ...
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Roundtree: I’m Ready for Internal Review of Steroid Use

Richmond County Sheriff Richard Roundtree says he is ready to begin an internal investigation into the use of steroids by officers. It’s a move that comes after news Thursday – broken by WGAC’s Austin Rhodes – t...
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