Close
MORE NEWS

local

Headlines

Updated 9:15 p.m. EDT

  • Grid
  • List
News

Iowa man has entire life savings seized by police

Iowa man has entire life savings seized by policeTired of working minimum-wage temporary jobs in his hometown of Chicago, Michael Sanchez-Ratliff took his grandfather's advice and embarked on a cross-country trip last March that he hoped might change his life.
  • News
  • 2 days, 18 hours ago
Crime

Shoeless boy in PJs runs to school to flee stepmom

Shoeless boy in PJs runs to school to flee stepmomA 9-year-old boy wearing pajamas ran into a St. Paul school Wednesday without shoes, crying hysterically and screaming, "My mom is trying to kill me," according to criminal charges.
  • Crime
  • 2 days, 23 hours ago
Macon

Man dead in Saturday night west Macon shooting

Man dead in Saturday night west Macon shootingA man died at a Macon hospital after being shot at a Macon car wash Saturday night.
  • Macon
  • 3 days, 14 hours ago
Crime

Calif. deputies accused of staging inmate 'gladiator' fights

Calif. deputies accused of staging inmate 'gladiator' fightsFour San Francisco sheriff's deputies are under investigation after the city's public defender accused them of staging and betting on "gladiator-style fights" between jail inmates.
  • Crime
  • 3 days, 22 hours ago
Crime

New kind of identity theft you haven't heard of

New kind of identity theft you haven't heard ofThere's one kind in particular that has been happening more often lately. You probably don't know about it and you definitely should. It's medical identity theft.
  • Crime
  • 3 days, 23 hours ago
Macon

Investigation continues in Lake Tobesofkee shooting incident

Investigation continues in Lake Tobesofkee shooting incidentInvestigators are still looking into an incident from Saturday when three fishermen said they were shot at on Lake Tobo.
  • Macon
  • 4 days, 19 hours ago
Bleckley - Dodge - Pulaski

Wheeler traffic patrol finds drugs in pizza boxes

Wheeler traffic patrol finds drugs in pizza boxesWheeler County deputies made traffic stops recently that ended with multiple arrests, confiscated drugs, and cash.
  • Bleckley - Dodge - Pulaski
  • 4 days, 21 hours ago
Crime

Selfie-loving iPhone thief taunts owner in Denver

Selfie-loving iPhone thief taunts owner in DenverThe thief's non-stop self-portraits are automatically popping up on the owner's Facebook account.
  • Crime
  • 5 days ago
Crime

Records: Mom forced daughter to put dead sister in freezer

Records: Mom forced daughter to put dead sister in freezerRecords: Mom forced daughter to put dead sister in freezer
  • Crime
  • 5 days, 1 hour ago
Macon

One dead, another injured in Macon shooting

One dead, another injured in Macon shootingBibb Coroner Leon Jones says it happened around 7:30 p.m. A shooting victim died around 8 p.m.
  • Macon
  • 5 days, 4 hours ago
Crime

Woman accused of kidnap plot claimed to be business coach

Woman accused of kidnap plot claimed to be business coachLong Beach police say 47-year-old Giseleangelique Rene D'Milian tried to cover up a lie she told her boyfriend about giving birth to his twins with the plot.
  • Crime
  • 5 days, 20 hours ago
Crime

Police: Arizona yoga instructor flashed, abused kids at bar mitzvah

Police: Arizona yoga instructor flashed, abused kids at bar mitzvahPolice have arrested a woman on suspicion of multiple sex crimes after a bar mitzvah last weekend.
  • Crime
  • 5 days, 20 hours ago
Macon

One dead in west Macon shooting

One dead in west Macon shootingThe shooting took place at a home on Suzanne Drive off of Napier Avenue in west Macon.
  • Macon
  • 5 days, 22 hours ago
Crime

Food argument leaves 2 brothers dead, 1 wounded

Food argument leaves 2 brothers dead, 1 woundedAn argument over food led a 13-year-old to shoot two of his brothers, leaving a 6-year-old dead and a 16-year-old wounded on Wednesday night.
  • Crime
  • 6 days, 4 hours ago
Warner Robins

Men accused of stealing lottery tickets after high-speed chase

Men accused of stealing lottery tickets after high-speed chaseTwo gas station burglaries in Warner Robins and Perry led police on a highway chase earlier Wednesday morning.
  • Warner Robins
  • 6 days, 18 hours ago
Peach - Crawford

Crawford County man indicted in shootout with deputies

Crawford County man indicted in shootout with deputiesCrawford County man indicted on aggravated assault and other charges in connection with a March 14 shooting incident.
  • Peach - Crawford
  • 6 days, 19 hours ago
Crime

Mom of children found in freezer charged with abuse

Mom of children found in freezer charged with abuseSource: Mother told police she killed her son, then her daughter, stashing their bodies in a stand-alone freezer.
  • Crime
  • 6 days, 20 hours ago
Crime

Texas boy, 12, arrested in shooting that killed friend

Texas boy, 12, arrested in shooting that killed friendInvestigators believe the shooting was accidental, but are still warning parents to make sure weapons in their homes are secured.
  • Crime
  • 6 days, 21 hours ago
Warner Robins

UPDATE: Two arrested in Bonaire kidnapping, robbery

UPDATE: Two arrested in Bonaire kidnapping, robberyTwo men were arrested Monday in connection with the kidnapping and armed robbery of a 74-year-old Bonaire woman Thursday.
  • Warner Robins
  • 6 days, 21 hours ago
Crime

Macon man arrested, accused of stealing $28 socks

Macon man arrested, accused of stealing $28 socksA Macon man wanted for armed robbery and assault was arrested Tuesday, after allegedly stealing socks from a Macon store.
  • Crime
  • 1 week ago
Crime

Dallas woman explains smiling mugshot after arson arrest

Dallas woman explains smiling mugshot after arson arrestIt's an unusual -- nay, strange -- expression for someone who's just been arrested for trying to burn down the yoga studio where she practiced, but says she smiled in her mugshot because, well...
  • Crime
  • 1 week ago
Macon

Fishermen shot at on Lake Tobesofkee

Fishermen shot at on Lake TobesofkeeTwo men and a teenager in a boat were shot at from someone standing in a home on Lake Tobesofkee.
  • Macon
  • 1 week ago
Crime

Georgia teen accused of tying up, assaulting grandmother

Georgia teen accused of tying up, assaulting grandmotherAuthorities say a Hull teenager attacked his grandmother because he was upset over a breakup.
  • Crime
  • 1 week ago
Bleckley - Dodge - Pulaski

Dodge County house fire ruled arson

Dodge County house fire ruled arsonA house fire at 476 Rayonier Lane in Rhine has been ruled arson. The blaze caused $40,000 in damages.
  • Bleckley - Dodge - Pulaski
  • 1 week ago
Crime

Police: Bodies found in freezer are boy, 11, girl, 14

Police: Bodies found in freezer are boy, 11, girl, 14The bodies of a boy, 11, and a girl, 14, were found frozen in a plastic bag Tuesday morning in a deep freezer.
  • Crime
  • 1 week ago
Warner Robins

Photos released of Warner Robins fraud suspect

Photos released of Warner Robins fraud suspectWarner Robins Police are asking for the public's help to find a man wanted for credit card fraud.
  • Warner Robins
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Crime

Several accused of soliciting minors in computer sting

Several accused of soliciting minors in computer stingAccording to a news release, investigators posed as accomplices to sexual activity on "on-line" websites.
  • Crime
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Crime

Macon man charged with kidnapping, robbery by snatching

Macon man charged with kidnapping, robbery by snatchingA Macon man is behind bars after allegedly bending the bars in a Bibb deputy's car, while being arrested on charges of trying to kidnap a woman.
  • Crime
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Crime

Colo. girl, 12, twice tried to poison mom with bleach

Colo. girl, 12, twice tried to poison mom with bleachThe Boulder County Sheriff's Office says the first attempt was made on March 2 when the girl allegedly mixed bleach into her mother's breakfast smoothie.
  • Crime
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Crime

Ex-NFL player Sharper gets 9 years in Arizona sex assault

Ex-NFL player Sharper gets 9 years in Arizona sex assaultIn each state, he's accused of drugging and sexually assaulting women when they were unconscious or otherwise unable to resist or consent.
  • Crime
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Crime

Charges dropped in Satanic Temple disruption

Charges dropped in Satanic Temple disruptionThe diorama depicted a Biblical scene with an angel falling into a pit of fire accompanied by the words "Happy Holidays from the Satanic Temple."
  • Crime
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Crime

Mini golf employee filmed men using bathroom

Mini golf employee filmed men using bathroomThe sheriff's office says Justin Barrett's cell phone was leaning against the wall under the sink when a victim spotted it Saturday and called 911.
  • Crime
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Macon

Pair sought for stealing earrings at Macon Mall

Pair sought for stealing earrings at Macon MallInvestigators are looking for two suspected of stealing a pair of 14k diamond earrings from a jewelry store.
  • Macon
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Macon

Macon man charged with kidnapping ex-girlfriend

Macon man charged with kidnapping ex-girlfriendA Macon man was charged with kidnapping his ex-girl friend after an incident Monday morning in west Bibb County.
  • Macon
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
News

Shooting at Macon Garden Apartments

Shooting at Macon Garden ApartmentsA fight broke out which led to a shooting at the Macon Garden Apartments
  • News
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Crime

Burglars busted after butt-dialing 911

Burglars busted after butt-dialing 911A pair of alleged business burglars are cooling their heels in the Blue Earth County Jail, thanks to an unintended 911 call that recorded the caper.
  • Crime
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Crime Map
Local Weather
Macon, GA
1 PM
Sunny
74°
7 PM
Mostly Sunny
77°
1 AM
Mostly Cloudy
62°
7 AM
Cloudy
59°
Videos

Updated 9:15 p.m. EDT

  • Grid
  • List
Macon

UPDATE: Bibb sheriff gives update in Lake Tobesofkee gunfire at fishermen

UPDATE: Bibb sheriff gives update in Lake Tobesofkee gunfire at fishermenBibb County Sheriff David Davis gave an update Tuesday into the Lake Tobesofkee shooting incident. "They (homeowner) have been somewhat cooperative with us in our investigation."
  • Macon
  • 16 hours, 16 minutes ago
Macon

Macon man hit in head during home invasion

Macon man hit in head during home invasionA man who sells candy out of his home was robbed at about 6 p.m. Sunday on Winship Street.
  • Macon
  • 1 day, 15 hours ago
Macon

One dead, one injured in Macon shooting

One dead, one injured in Macon shootingOne man is dead and another is injured after a shooting Friday night at Macon Garden Apartments on Mercer University Drive. The man who was killed is Tavarous Veal, 19, of Macon.
  • Macon
  • 5 days, 14 hours ago
Macon

Man killed in west Macon shooting

Man killed in west Macon shootingA 49-year-old man is dead after being shot Thursday morning during an altercation at a home on Suzanne Drive off of Napier Avenue in west Macon.
  • Macon
  • 6 days, 1 hour ago
Peach - Crawford

District Attorney David Cooke announces indictment of man accused of shootingCrawford Co. deputy

District Attorney David Cooke announces indictment of man accused of shootingCrawford Co. deputyThe indictment alleges that Rickey Smithey attempted to murder three deputies with a military style assault rifle. He's also accused of shooting at three civilians.
  • Peach - Crawford
  • 6 days, 19 hours ago
Macon

Bibb County sheriff address Lake Tobesofkee gunfire incident

Bibb County sheriff address Lake Tobesofkee gunfire incidentBibb County Sheriff David Davis addresses an incident in which three fishermen said they were shot at from a home while boating on Lake Tobesofkee on Saturday.
  • Macon
  • 1 week ago
More Photos

Updated 9:15 p.m. EDT

  • Grid
  • List