1 dead, 1 injured in Amsterdam Drive shooting

...Williams, who was believed to have been shot in the chest, was pronounced dead at the scene at 11 p.m., Richmond County Chief Depu ty Coroner Kenneth Boose said.The woman suffered a gunshot wound to her left hand, Blanchard said.Investigators...

Homicide suspect turns himself in

...hand.Williams, who was shot multiple times in the torso, was pronounced dead at the scene at 11 p.m., Richmond County Chief Deputy Coroner said. An autopsy will be conducted at the Georgia Bureau of Investigation's crime lab in Atlanta.

35,000 gallons of oil spills after Montana train derailment

...accident knocked over a power line, and firefighters planned to spray foam on the wreckage to prevent a fire, Roosevelt County Chief Deputy Sheriff Corey Reum said."We're lucky it didn't ignite," Reum said.Under a rule enacted in April...

Georgia Bureau of Investigation-Medical College of Georgia fellowship could fill medical examiner vacancies

...and to maintain our own ranks and would allow us to fill our vacancies with people we train," Sperry said.Fulton County Chief Med ical Examiner Randy Hanz lick said a similar fellowship between his office and Emory University has helped fill...

GBI officials meet with coroners, lawmakers about crime lab concerns

...toxicology reports were a bigger issue for her, and that she waits about four months for answers in some cases. Richmond County Chief Deputy Coroner Kenneth Boose said someone close to him lost a home waiting on a toxicology report because he couldn't...

Marshall Square Retirement Resort warned against shelter in place fire policy

...first page and wasn't liking what I was reading," Kuhlmann said.Kuhlmann said he forwarded the plan to Columbia County Chief Fire Marshal Brian Clark, who he said had a similar reaction. So they met with Bryde in January. He told Bryde the...

Two top school administrators leaving Richmond County Board of Education

...school system.Deputy Superintendent Tim Spivey said he is retiring Oct. 31 after a 33-year career in Richmond County. Chief Human Resources Officer Norman Hill also submitted his resignation effective Nov. 5 after six years with the system...

1 dead in single-vehicle accident

A single-vehicle accident on Clark Road claimed the life of an Augusta man early Sunday.Richmond County Chief Deputy Coroner Kenneth Boose pronounced John Anthony Pates dead at 6:21 a.m. following the accident in the 1400 block of Clark...

Judge dismisses child molestation charges

...dropped charges Tuesday against a man accused of asking a woman to let him spend time with her young daughters.McDuffie County Chief Magistrate Bryant Swan, who was called in to avoid conflicts of interest, ruled that there was not enough evidence...

Ex Marine struck, killed at SC truck stop

...Travel Stop store to his truck in Fair Play when a tractor-trailer ran over him about 4 a.m. Thursday.Anderson County Chief Deputy Coroner Charlie Boseman says Libert was carrying postcards addressed to his mother and niece.Boseman says Libert...