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Georgia 'rampage' victim dies

...Thursday.Arnold was released from the hospital Wednesday afternoon and was subsequently denied bond by an Oglethorpe County Magistrate Court judge. He was being held at the county jail in Lexington.Arnold already is charged with feticide, as Hill's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-08-28/georgia-rampage-victim-dies
Teen released on bond in school gun case

...which was changed to no bond after a bond reconsideration hearing was requested. In granting bond, Co lum bia County Magistrate Judge Jason R. Troiano said Haw kins must not go onto Co lum bia County school property, continue to live with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-08-18/teen-released-bond-sch
Man charged in wife's murder admits cutting himself

The case against a Grovetown man charged in the June 14 stabbing death of his wife will continue. Columbia County Magistrate Judge Jason R. Troiano decided at a preliminary hearing Tuesday that there is enough evidence to continue prosecution...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-07-21/man-charged-wifes-murd
Youth homicide dropping in Augusta

...in which a Langford Middle School student approached William Jennings to ask if he could go home with the Richmond County magistrate judge because of an "unsafe and unhappy" home life."That showed me that the student connected with the judge...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-08-06/youth-homicide-droppin
Columbia County judge rules lack of evidence dimisses murder charge against Martinez mother in death of infant son

...murder in the death of her 5½-month-old son, a judge ruled Tuesday.At preliminary hearing in Evans, Columbia County Magistrate Christopher Hudson said there was not enough probable cause to forward the murder charge against Lexis Fay Russell...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-08-04/no-murder-charge-marti
Prosecution continues malice murder charge against Martinez man in baby's death

...after her infant son, Bentley, died inside the home in which police said they admitted using drugs.Columbia County Magistrate Judge Rodney Quesenberry determined there was "sufficient probable cause, however slight," to prosecute Drew...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-07-14/prosecution-continues-
Columbia County couple quick to take advantage of gay marriage ruling

...have extended hours, but that wasn't true," Perez said.Just before 4 p.m., Mendez made a call to Columbia County Magistrate Court and found out they were ready to issue a same-sex marriage license. Plans changed quickly."She was like...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-06-29/columbia-county-couple-quick-
Officer's gun charge advances to grand jury

An Edgefield County magistrate judge determined Wednesday there is enough evidence to pursue the most recent criminal charge against a North Augusta Public Safety...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-05-20/officers-gun-charge-ad
Truck driver cited in Johnston, S.C., train wreck

...restriction at the railroad crossing on Lee Street in downtown Johnston.Blackiston will have to appear in Edgefield County Magistrate Court in the coming months, Heitzenrater said.The southbound Norfolk Southern train with two locomotives and 59...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-05-15/truck-driver-cited-joh
Case continues against Augusta businessman accused of having sex with teen

...Augusta businessman accused of having sex with a teen will continue after a preliminary hearing Tuesday.A Columbia County magistrate judge ruled there is enough evidence against Randy Houston Mercer, 57, to proceed with prosecution of the case...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-03-17/case-continues-against