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Well-Being Check Turns Up 2 Decomposed Bodies in Warrenville

38 Jackson Street

Deputies found the badly-decomposed bodies of a man and woman Thursday afternoon in a Warrenville home. Sheriff’s officers were doing a well-being check at 38 Jackson Street (pictured) when they made the gruesome discovery, Coroner Tim Carlton said in a press release. “The bodies have not been positively identified at this ...

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Hit & Run Driver Sought in Death of This Martinez Man

Tim Smith

COLUMBIA COUNTY, Ga. – A heartless hit & run driver is being sought in the death of a Martinez man who was out jogging Wednesday night on Wheeler Road. Tim Smith, 22 (pictured), was jogging with a yellow reflective vest around 8 p.m. Wednesday on Wheeler Road facing traffic when ...

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Augusta Man, 38, Had Sexual Relationship with Girl, 15


A 38-year-old Augusta man was arrested Tuesday for having an ongoing sexual relationship with a 15-year-old girl, authorities said. For more crime news, pick up this week’s new edition of The Jail Report, sold in local gas stations for $1.50. Authorities are also investigating whether the man – William Martin ...

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Sheriff Challenger Plans to Announce Allegations Against Roundtree & RCSO

Brian McDuffie

Brian McDuffie, the former deputy challenging Richmond County Sheriff Richard Roundtree in the November election, has announced a Saturday press conference to announce allegations against the sheriff. According to the press release, McDuffie will release information regarding “possible O.C.G.A. violations committed by Sheriff Richard Roundtree of the Richmond County Sheriff’s Office.” ...

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RCSO Cops Arrest Woman in Cold-Case Murder from May


Richmond County authorities have made an arrest in a cold case from May. Shakara Shanese Harden, 28, was arrested Friday on charges of murder and criminal attempted felony in the May 24th killing of 38-year-old Marcus Scott. Harden is shown above in her mugshot and at right from her Facebook page. Scott, ...

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