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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
  • 2 days, 4 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
  • 2 days, 5 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
  • 2 days, 6 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
  • 2 days, 7 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
  • 2 days, 9 hours 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
  • 2 days, 9 hours 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
  • 3 days, 2 hours 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
  • 3 days, 4 hours 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
  • 3 days, 4 hours 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
  • 3 days, 6 hours 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
  • 3 days, 13 hours 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
  • 4 days 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
  • 4 days, 2 hours 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
  • 4 days, 4 hours 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
  • 4 days, 8 hours 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
  • 4 days, 8 hours 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
  • 4 days, 9 hours 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
  • 4 days, 9 hours 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
  • 4 days, 9 hours 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
  • 5 days, 8 hours 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.
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  • 6 days, 6 hours ago
Crime

Glitch sends erroneous notifications of felons' release

Glitch sends erroneous notifications of felons' releaseSubscribers of an Oregon prison notification service may have received an incorrect alert Friday that a convicted murderer who was supposed to be locked up for life was released.
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  • 6 days, 6 hours ago
Crime

Thieves steal iPad and money for wig from cancer patient

Thieves steal iPad and money for wig from cancer patientAfter beating acute lymphoblastic leukemia, she was diagnosed with a rare kidney cancer that primarily affects children. She now lives with one kidney. A few years later, doctors removed part of her colon due to colon cancer.
  • Crime
  • 6 days, 7 hours ago
Crime

Police: Robbers had cookout during burglary

Police: Robbers had cookout during burglaryPolice are looking for the suspects who broke into an outdoor kitchen area at a nail salon and proceeded to have a barbecue.
  • Crime
  • 6 days, 7 hours ago
Entertainment

Cops: Remains in wood stove may be Food Network star

Cops: Remains in wood stove may be Food Network starThe suspect in the deaths of a Food Network chef and her husband told authorities that he stored and destroyed the bodies of his two victims, according to search warrants released Friday.
  • Entertainment
  • 6 days, 7 hours ago
Macon

Byron man wanted for dumping tires in Macon

Byron man wanted for dumping tires in MaconBibb County deputies issued a warrant for a man accused of illegally dumping tires on Nowell Road in Macon.
  • Macon
  • 6 days, 22 hours ago
Crime

Workers' warnings unheeded before baby beheaded

Workers' warnings unheeded before baby beheadedSocial workers checked on Jayniah Watkins at least 10 times and warned relatives to keep her mother away in the weeks before the child was found decapitated Monday.
  • Crime
  • 1 week ago
Crime

Ex-Ga. Aquarium employee convicted of stealing $250,000

Ex-Ga. Aquarium employee convicted of stealing $250,000Marina Magvrone Davis, 24, was convicted of 11 counts of theft by taking and one count of violating Georgia's RICO Act.
  • Crime
  • 1 week ago
Macon

Bibb Co. inmate flees after faking illness

Bibb Co. inmate flees after faking illness20-year-old Ishmael Christopher Williams was completing his community service hours at Lake Tobesofkee when he began to fake an illness as he was being transported back to the detention center.
  • Macon
  • 1 week ago
Sports

NFL player from Dublin allegedly attacked by ex

NFL player from Dublin allegedly attacked by exThe ex-girlfriend of an NFL player from Dublin is accused of slashing his arm and breaking a woman's arm with a baseball bat.
  • Sports
  • 1 week ago
Warner Robins

Man charged with stealing donation jar, identity theft

Man charged with stealing donation jar, identity theftDaryl Thomas is charged with felony identity theft, giving a false date of birth and theft by taking.
  • Warner Robins
  • 1 week ago
News

Fort Valley home burglarized, set on fire

Fort Valley home burglarized, set on fireWhen some broke into a Fort Valley home they stole clothes, a personal collection, and then set the house on fire.
  • News
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Nation

FBI, MBI, working suspicious hanging in Mississippi

FBI, MBI, working suspicious hanging in MississippiThe hanging victim is said to be Otis Byrd, who went missing after a trip to the casino March 2.
  • Nation
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Crime

Police: Woman cuts baby from mother's womb

Police: Woman cuts baby from mother's wombA woman was arrested after police say she attacked a mother who was 7 months pregnant and cut the victim's unborn baby from her womb.
  • Crime
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Peach - Crawford

Man shot by deputies released from hospital, arrested

Man shot by deputies released from hospital, arrestedRickey Eugene Smithey Jr. was booked into Crawford County jail and charged with three counts of aggravated .assault on a peace officer
  • Peach - Crawford
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Crime

Snellville police post social media rant against drunk driver

Snellville police post social media rant against drunk driverThe Snellville Police Department posted their frustration on Facebook after arresting a drunk driver at four times the legal limit.
  • Crime
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
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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
  • 23 hours, 27 minutes 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
  • 1 day, 10 hours 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
  • 2 days, 5 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
  • 3 days, 2 hours ago
Bleckley - Dodge - Pulaski

House fire in Dodge County ruled arson

House fire in Dodge County ruled arsonThe fire occurred at about 6:15 p.m. Monday at 476 Rayonier Lane in Rhine and caused an estimated $40,000 in damages, a total loss.
  • Bleckley - Dodge - Pulaski
  • 3 days, 4 hours ago
Crime

Elderly woman kidnapped, escaped in Bonaire

Elderly woman kidnapped, escaped in BonaireAn elderly woman was kidnapped then miraculously escaped in Bonaire.
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  • 1 week ago
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Increased security at Rutland High

Increased security at Rutland HighAn officer and a K9 at Rutland High School on Friday. The school was under increased security because of threats made on social media.
  • Macon
  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Macon

Surveillance photos of AutoZone store robbery

Surveillance photos of AutoZone store robberyPolice are looking for a man who robbed a Macon auto parts store at gunpoint Wednesday.
  • Macon
  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Milledgeville

Drug task force busts two Milledgeville stores

Drug task force busts two Milledgeville storesThe Ocmulgee Drug Task Force says they executed two search warrants Wednesday night at two stores in Milledgeville. Under the Sun Clothing & Accessories and Stunt City are involved in the bust.
  • Milledgeville
  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Crime

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.
  • Crime
  • 1 month, 4 weeks 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
  • 2 months ago
Macon

Surveillance photos of Macon restaurant robber

Surveillance photos of Macon restaurant robberA gunman robbed C-C Wings and Fish Seafood Market on Houston Avenue in Macon last week.
  • Macon
  • 2 months ago