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Convicted child molester to spend rest of his life behind bars

...if the jury didn't she would be sent to jail.The victim's mother said she was especially thankful for Assistant District Attorney Pete Lamb and his persistence ? even when she wanted to give up.Thursday afternoon, most of the jurors returned...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-01-29/convicted-child-molest
Man pleads guilty in 2001 Richmond County killing

...an Aiken man facing child molestation charges offered information on a homicide in hope for leniency, said Assistant District Attorney Natalie Paine.The man had been living on Nautilus Street in 2001 and saw two men who would later become suspects...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-01-29/man-pleads-guilty-2001
Augusta man acquitted of most serious charges in GRU police shooting case

...the jurors to send the message that they don't appreciate citizens being terrorized by a rogue cop.But Assistant District Attorney Pierce Blitch asked the jury to believe Martin was right to defend himself and the public from an out-of-control...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-01-29/augusta-man-acquitted-
Sheriff's nephew pleads guilty to trafficking marijuana

...officers had information that a rental truck the men were driving was being used to transport marijuana, said Assistant District Attorney John Markwalter. The truck was stopped on Interstate 20 for a traffic violation. A search uncovered 20...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-01-26/sheriffs-nephew-pleads
Man who attacked 2 family members gets 15-year sentence

...the kitchen making noodles for younger children when she turned to find Wells wielding a grilling fork, said Assistant District Attorney John Markwalter. The child jerked her head out of the way to save her eyes but Wells poked her underneath...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-01-26/man-who-attacked-2-fam
Trial underway for Augusta man accused of child molestation

...the girl told her mother that while Vaughns had been alone with her, he showed her a pornographic video, Assistant District Attorney Pete Lamb told the jury in his opening statement. Within days, his conduct escalated to sexual contact with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-01-27/trial-underway-augusta
Augusta man's confession after 12 years ends with prison time

...6-year-old girl. The victim asked only that Clark receive some form of mental health treatment, said Assistant District Attorney John Markwalter.Clark confessed in March 2014 because he couldn't live with the guilt any longer, said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-01-26/augusta-mans-confessio
Bond granted in Augusta rape case

...Jr. had been named in an arrest warrant dating back to May 2013 but he was just arrested on Dec. 29, said Assistant District Attorney Robert Homlar.Williams is accused of rape for allegedly beating and sexually assaulting an ex-girlfriend...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-01-09/bond-granted-augusta-r
Ga. 'Bachelorette' couple split

...on the season finale of ABC's "The Bachelorette," former Georgia Bulldog Josh Murray and former Atlanta assistant district attorney that chose him have called off their engagement."After several months of being engaged and working on our...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-01-09/ga-batchelorette-couple-brea
Man gets 20 years in cold-case slaying

...in prison.On July 23, 2001, Mills left his Atlanta home to travel to Augusta to meet with Rob in son, Assistant District Attorney Nat a lie Paine told the judge. Mills, 30, had 2 kilos of cocaine to deliver.Robinson was at the Augusta...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-01-05/man-gets-20-years-cold