A man is dead following an overnight shooting in the 2100 block of Second Avenue. Richmond County authorities say 22 year old Curtis Carter was shot twice in the chest just after midnight. Deputies found Carter face down on the street after getting a call that shots had been fired in the area. […]
The Richmond County Sheriff’s Office is looking for a man who is wanted on burglary and forgery charges. 72-year-old Robert Ryal is accused of breaking into a home on Whitney Place. He’s believed to be driving a 1999 blue Dodge Dakota pickup truck with a South Carolina tag. Ryal is white, 5’9 and 165 pounds. […]
A Grovetown woman is dead following a motorcycle accident Tuesday night in the parking lot of the Masters 7 Cinemas off Washington Road. 44-year-old Gina Allen was a passenger on a newly purchased motorcycle driven by Michael Acord of Martinez. Witnesses said Acord pulled into the parking lot at a high rate of speed. […]
No one has been arrested in connection with a shooting late Sunday night outside the James Brown Arena. Two females were shot as a private graduation party was ending at the arena around 11:00 p.m. Authorities say the shooting victims were not seriously injured. Investigators say they’re looking for two people in connection with […]
The Aiken County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help in identifying a woman who used stolen credit card information to make several purchases at a convenience store in Aiken. The suspect made purchases at the Circle-K on East Pine Log Road April 4th. Surveillance photos have been released. The suspect is black, with […]
Today is the day FPL food re-opens on New Savannah Road in Augusta, following a fire two months ago that did heavy damage to the roof. Authorities believe electrical problems were to blame for the cause of the fire. No one was injured. About 500 people are employed at the local beef processing plant.
Georgia Department of Transportation officials say they’re restricting highway lane closures as the summer travel season begins. The department is suspending construction-related lane closures on interstates and major state routes beginning at noon on Friday, May 23, just ahead of the Memorial Day travel period. The restriction will be in place through Tuesday evening […]
Two people are being sought in connection with an armed robbery late last night at the Burger King in the 3200 block of Peach Orchard Road. Richmond County authorities say two black males walked into the restaurant just before midnight, revealed semi-automatic handguns and took an undisclosed amount of money. One was believed to […]