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3 Years Later, RCSO Catches the Killer in a Car


An Augusta man with a criminal record has been identified as the driver who mowed down two people in 2014, killing a teenager and seriously injuring another. On Tuesday, authorities linked 24-year-old Jeffrey Khirell Hardy to the hit-and-run accident that has gone unsolved for nearly three years. Investigators say he’s the ...

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Two Thieving GameStop Customers in a White SUV

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Recognize these guys? Cops say they stole a bunch of stuff from the Grovetown GameStop store around lunchtime on Sunday, Jan. 22. The store has them on video hiding items in their clothes and leaving with other  unpaid items in their hands. Talk about nerve! A witness advised the crooks left in ...

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Dr. Phil to Finally Air Show on Evans Runaway!

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Evans teen Calah Waskow has revealed to Dr. Phil why she ran away to Tennessee with her friend’s dad. Now, a month after Calah flew to Los Angeles with family for the sit-down interview, the show will air this Thursday, Feb. 2, according to the show’s website. The website has this headline:  15-Year-Old ...

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Aiken Fugitive & Missing Girl Found After Standoff in Texas!


A violent Aiken man who disappeared last year with his estranged girlfriend has been captured in Texas after a standoff with authorities, and the 19-year-old girl was found safe. Julio Vargas, 30, was wearing an Atlanta Braves shirt Friday when he was taken into custody in San Angelo, Texas. He ...

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Josey Mom Joins 2 Daughters in Attacking Boy at High School

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A T.W. Josey parent rushed to the high school this week and helped her teenage daughter attack a male classmate who the girl had argued with, authorities said. The teen’s younger sister also participated in the violent attack, leaving the boy with a broken thumb, scratches to his face and a contusion to ...

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WANTED: Burke County Killer is Identified in Double Slaying


The man identified as the killer in a Burke County double murder has been identified. Quame Lamar Collins is being sought in Monday’s double slaying on River Road that took the lives of 64-year-old Eddie Lewis Grubbs and 65-year-old Marshall Jordan Jr. Authorities say 65-year-old Walter Smith was also struck in the ...

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2 Die in Aiken County Crash; Speed & Alcohol May Be Factors

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Two men died in a single-vehicle crash early Friday in rural Aiken County, including a young father of two boys. Speed and alcohol maybe contributing factors in the crash that killed 24-year-old Austin Nunn of Wagener (right) and 32-year-olf Michael Polk of Salley (bottom photo), according to Coroner Tim Carlton. ...

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