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Dummies: Aiken Burglars Caught After Returning to Store

Dollar General burglars

Two dumb crooks who broke into the Dollar General store in Aiken were caught after returning to the store for more, authorities said. Justin Morse, 24 (with goatee), and Kevin Walton, 22 (long hair), were caught early Monday for burglary after entering two businesses on York Street NW. The pair ...

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Man Arrested in Augusta Call Center Death; More Suspects Sought

YARBARY, Marquise

An Augusta man’s been charged with murder in Thursday’s shooting death of a supervisor of Teleperformance, but authorities are still seeking more suspects. Marquise Terrell Yarbary, 24 (shown above), has been in jail since early Friday morning on a magistrate’s court bench warrant, but authorities have now connected him to ...

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Aiken County Inmate Died of Brain Injury. She Was 24.

Connie Presley, 24, of Augusta, Shoplifting

A young suspect who died while in custody of the Aiken County Jail suffered a non-traumatic brain injury, the coroner said. Connie M. Presley, 24, of Matthews, Ga. (shown at right from her Facebook page) , was at the jail at 4:15 a.m. Friday when she went into medical distress. Deputies ...

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Richmond County Jail Frees Inmate by Mistake – Again

SELF, Gregory

The Richmond County Sheriff’s office inadvertently released probationer Gregory Self (pictured) from the jail Thursday night and are trying to track him down. It’s the second inmate the jail has mistakenly released in the last two months. The last one was a suspect wanted for murder who remained free for over a ...

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Augusta Man Killed Near Mall; 3 Suspects Sought

Randy Ramos victim

An Augusta man was fatally shot Thursday afternoon in the Teleperformance parking lot near the mall and authorities are reportedly hunting three suspects. A 1999 Ford Crown Victoria they were searching for has been found, but no other details were released. Randy Ramos, 29 (pictured), was shot once and was pronounced ...

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Report: RCSO Deputy Head-Butted His Ex-Wife

DEPUTY ANTHONY BOTTOM-3

After first refusing to release an incident report on a deputy’s domestic violence arrest, the Richmond County Sheriff’s Office has now revealed that Deputy Anthony Bottom was accused of head-butting his ex-wife on Tuesday. The deputy was arrested for simple battery and trespassing in the incident at his ex-wife’s home ...

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RCSO Deputy Tasers Handcuffed Suspect

Raymont Everett

If you run from a Richmond County deputy, you may get tasered.  And when you get tasered, your face may not like it. Ask Raymont Everett. Authorities say the Augusta man was a passenger in a vehicle that was stopped last Friday for suspended registration. Everett wasn’t wearing his seat belt ...

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