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Homicide Victim & Teen Shot a Woman in Hours Before His Death


The Augusta man found dead on Sunday morning on Cooney Circle had just participated in a shooting that seriously injured a female neighbor, according to warrants obtained by The Jail Report. Marion Terry, 29 (shown at right), was found dead Sunday inside a home on Cooney Circle. His death was labeled ...

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RCSO Deputy Hit by Drunk Driver


A Richmond County deputy was struck by a drunk driver Wednesday night while deploying stop sticks for an unrelated chase, authorities said. Deputy Kyle Gould (pictured), a two-year veteran on the force, suffered a broken leg in the accident, which followed a bizarre set of events along Interstate 520 near the ...

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Murder Update: 2 Shot Augusta Teen & Took His Marijuana

marijuana murder suspects

An Augusta man was arrested quickly in Wednesday morning’s drug-related killing of a local teenager, and a second suspect was caught later, authorities said. Derrick Knight, 25, of Truxton Drive (top picture), was arrested Wednesday in the shooting death and robbery of 18-year-old James Pixley of Augusta. Authorities later captured 21-year-old Damien Jerome Barnes. ...

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Augusta Boy, 8, Witnessed Deadly Beating on Younger Sister

Jada Mills victim

An 8-year-old Augusta boy was present Sunday when his mother’s boyfriend violently whipped and punched his 2-year-old sister in a deadly beating, according to new information released Wednesday. Alex Murray’s senseless assault on little Jada Mills started Sunday when he tried to force-feed the toddler inside the home at 3509 Shady Brook Drive. ...

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Coroner: Augusta Girl Dies After Beating by Mom’s Boyfriend


A 2-year-old Augusta girl died Monday night after being taken off life support following a violent assault by her mother’s boyfriend, according to Coroner Mark Bowen. Jada Mills (pictured) was likely beaten and shaken, suffering head trauma and internal injuries that led her to be hospitalized Sunday afternoon at Augusta ...

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Video: Augusta Uber Driver Assaulted by Drunk Passenger

James Vautaw video

An Uber driver from Augusta was assaulted by a drunk passenger early Saturday in an altercation caught on dash cam video, authorities said. Video: https://youtu.be/7BcvTjECLjw James Vautaw, 43, of Martinez (pictured in orange jump suit), was charged with simple battery in the assault on driver Matthew Johnson of Augusta. He was ...

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Augusta Abuser Caught After Violent Standoff with Cops

HARRELL, Donnie Wade

An Augusta man was captured Thursday morning after a 12-hour standoff with authorities that escalated when the suspect shot 20 rounds at deputies. No one was hurt. At 10 a.m. Thursday, suspect Donnie Wade Harrell was found hiding in the attic crawl space of his home at 606 Wrights Avenue, sheriff’s Lt. ...

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