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Wanted by Macon Regional Crimestoppers

Wanted by Macon Regional CrimestoppersChakira Latrice Allen: B/F DOB 8/26/1982 Age 32 Wanted by the Bibb County Sheriff’s Office for Violation of Probation.
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  • 1 day ago
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Gwinnett man steals enough property to fill a moving van

Gwinnett man steals enough property to fill a moving vanLilburn police have charged a man with stealing a range of items -- everything from electronics to crucifixes -- from units at a storage facility.
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  • 1 day, 1 hour ago
Tech

Police to Google: Disable cop tracking in Waze

Police to Google: Disable cop tracking in WazeFor many commuters, the mobile navigation service Waze is a must-download app for your smartphone. However, police believe the app's ability to mark officers' whereabouts could lead to trouble.
  • Tech
  • 1 day, 2 hours ago
Macon

Man wanted for December Circle-K robbery in Macon

Man wanted for December Circle-K robbery in MaconPolice are looking for a man who robbed a Macon convenience store in December of 2014.
  • Macon
  • 1 day, 2 hours ago
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Woman gives away newborn in Colorado Walmart parking lot

Woman gives away newborn in Colorado Walmart parking lotA newborn baby was dropped off at a fire station after a woman handed the baby to a couple in a Lakewood Walmart parking lot.
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  • 1 day, 3 hours ago
Macon

Photos released of two who posed as Macon hospital staff

Photos released of two who posed as Macon hospital staffThe Bibb Co. Sheriff's Office needs your help to find 2 people accused of posing as hospital staff.
  • Macon
  • 1 day, 3 hours ago
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Be on alert: Thieves stealing VINs from vehicles

Be on alert: Thieves stealing VINs from vehiclesSome people name their cars or put stickers on them. But the real identity of your car is the VIN - as in vehicle identification number. Think of it as your car's social security number. Well-organized crime car thieves are taking your car's VIN and putting it...
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  • 1 day, 3 hours ago
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Runions remembered by Cobb Co. neighbors

Runions remembered by Cobb Co. neighborsA Cobb County couple found dead on Monday is being remembered by neighbors in their close-knit community.
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  • 1 day, 4 hours ago
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UPDATE: Woman wanted in Wilkinson Co. drug bust arrested

UPDATE: Woman wanted in Wilkinson Co. drug bust arrestedTwo people were arrested and investigators are looking for another in connection with a drug bust Saturday.
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  • 1 day, 4 hours ago
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Two arrested, one sought in Wilkinson Co. drug bust

Two arrested, one sought in Wilkinson Co. drug bustCynthia Mixon turned herself in to Wilkinson County officials Tuesday. She's charged with selling prescription drugs.
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  • 1 day, 4 hours ago
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UPDATE: Towns denied bond in Runions' murder, robbery

UPDATE: Towns denied bond in Runions' murder, robberyInvestigators say the Runions were both shot in the head.
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  • 1 day, 17 hours ago
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RAW VIDEO: Josh Towns: "My brother is not guilty."

RAW VIDEO: Josh Towns: "My brother is not guilty."13WMAZ's Sophia Danner-Okotie talked with Josh Towns after his brother Jay's court hearing Tuesday. Jay Towns is accused of robbing and killing Bud and June Runion. Josh said he believes his brother did not kill or rob them.
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  • 1 day, 17 hours ago
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Jay Towns charged with murder, appears in court

Jay Towns charged with murder, appears in court13WMAZ's Sophia Danner-Okotie wraps up the day's developments in the case of Jay Towns, who is now accused of murdering Bud and June Runion.
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  • 1 day, 17 hours ago
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RAW VIDEO: Jay Towns in Telfair County court

RAW VIDEO: Jay Towns in Telfair County courtJay Towns had his first appearance in Telfair County court Tuesday in the deaths of Bud and June Runion.
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  • 1 day, 21 hours ago
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Jay Towns in court

Jay Towns in courtJay Towns was denied bond at a Telfair County court hearing on murder and robbery charges. He's accused of killing Bud and June Runion of Marietta. The couple traveled to central Georgia to buy a vintage car they saw on Craigslist.
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  • 1 day, 22 hours ago
News

Bodies found in search for Runion couple

Bodies found in search for Runion coupleDeputies have found two bodies they beleive to be the Runion's, who disappeared last Thursday in Telfair County.
  • News
  • 2 days, 15 hours ago
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Telfair sheriff announces 2 bodies found in search for Runions

Telfair sheriff announces 2 bodies found in search for RunionsSheriff Chris Steverson said investigators found the body of a man and a woman and the SUV belonging to Bud and June Runion. Earlier, Jay Towns surrendered on related charges of trying to defraud the Runions and giving police false information.
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  • 2 days, 20 hours ago
Macon

UPDATE: Photos of suspect in Macon shooting, crash released

UPDATE: Photos of suspect in Macon shooting, crash releasedA man was shot Monday on Pio Nono Avenue and crashed his car into an SUV as he tried to drive himself to a Macon hospital.
  • Macon
  • 2 days, 21 hours ago
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Bodies found during search for missing Cobb Co. couple

Bodies found during search for missing Cobb Co. coupleTelfair County Sheriff Chris Steverson said two bodies have been found in their search for a missing Atlanta area couple. They also found the couple's car submerged in a shallow body of water.
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  • 2 days, 22 hours ago
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Telfair Co. sheriff gives update on missing couple

Telfair Co. sheriff gives update on missing coupleTelfair County Sheriff Chris Steverson talked about suspect Ronnie Adrian "Jay" Towns who is in custody. The case is related to Bud and June Runion, a McRae couple who is missing.
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  • 3 days, 1 hour ago
Macon

Shooting leads to Macon vehicle accident

Shooting leads to Macon vehicle accidentA driver was shot at a business on Pio Nono Avenue in Macon on Monday morning and crashed his vehicle at Oglethorpe and Second streets while driving himself to the hospital.
  • Macon
  • 3 days, 2 hours ago
Macon

Macon Family Dollar robbed

Macon Family Dollar robbedFamily Dollar, 2526 Houston Ave., Macon, was robbed at about 9:34 p.m. Sunday.
  • Macon
  • 3 days, 6 hours ago
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Robber falls from ceiling into police custody

Robber falls from ceiling into police custodyA burglar looking to make a quick score at a Family Dollar had quite the fall Sunday morning.
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  • 3 days, 21 hours ago
Macon

Bibb deputy shoots burglary suspect

Bibb deputy shoots burglary suspectA Bibb County deputy shot a man suspected of breaking into a store early Sunday. According to a news release from the sheriff's office, it happened around 3 a.m. at the Quick Serve at 3465 Mercer University Drive.
  • Macon
  • 4 days, 2 hours ago
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Man spends 200 days in Dallas jail, but wasn't convicted

Man spends 200 days in Dallas jail, but wasn't convictedAttorney Laura Buehner is still trying understand how her client could have gotten lost in Dallas County criminal justice system for seven months.
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  • 4 days, 3 hours ago
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Fla. woman tricked out of $30,000

Fla. woman tricked out of $30,000Deputies are looking for two suspects who tricked a woman out of $10,000 in cash as well as jewelry.
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  • 5 days ago
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Fake Chinese bank steals $32M from savers

Fake Chinese bank steals $32M from saversChinese savers were swindled out of $32 million they deposited at what they thought was a bank, but which turned out to be fake, according to news reports from eastern China.
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  • 5 days, 2 hours ago
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