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Wanted: 2 Men Crash Stolen Truck Into N. Augusta Home

Two people are wanted after crashing a stolen Ford truck Wednesday morning into a home in the Hunter’s Gate neighborhood of North Augusta. At 3:38 am, the stolen vehicle was seen leaving a residence on Silver Fox Way when a s...
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Daniel Michael Gentry

DUI: Augusta Man Wrecks on I-20 While Fleeing Hit & Run

An Augusta man with a history of DUI caused two wrecks Friday, including a wreck along I-20 that occurred while he was fleeing a hit & run on Washington Road, authorities said. Daniel Michael Gentry, 29, is facing charges o...
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Martinez Man Killed in Carjacking Outside Church

A Martinez man was shot to death outside a local church Thursday night by a Florida man who wanted his car, authorities said. Bill Davitte, 55, was shot to death, and his wife, Jennifer, suffered head injuries in the attack out...
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Optometrist Jeremy Burns Arrest

Columbia Co. Cop Nabs Optometrist in Underage Meet-up

An undercover officer in Columbia County helped nail an Alabama optometrist for a sex crime by posing as an underage girl on a smart phone app, according to authorities. Jeremy Burns, 38, of Birmingham, Ala., was allegedly tryi...
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NADPS Serves Several Outstanding Warrants

Early Wednesday morning, North Augusta Public Safety Officers successfully located and served multiple outstanding arrest warrants in and around the city.  The Aiken County Sheriff’s Office and the SLED Fusion center assiste...
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Catch’em: Suspect Steals $100,000 in Equipment in Hotel Lot

It’s not a great picture, but this image shows a man and his vehicle suspected in the theft of fiber optic testing equipment early Tuesday from the bed of a pickup truck. The theft occurred at the Howard Johnson motel at ...
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Suspect Arrested for Mountain Lion Hoax in Aiken

Billy Lunsford is in custody tonight. He’s the guy accused of making up the story of the missing mountain lion in Aiken. Lunsford, 55, of North Augusta, has been charged with providing false info to police, a misdemeanor....
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Aiken Hoax: Black Mountain Lion Was Never Missing

Police say it was a hoax. A domesticated mountain lion was reported missing early Sunday morning from a business on Richland Avenue West in Aiken, but it turned out to be false. And now, the investigation turns criminal with a ...
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