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2 bodies recovered from Keg Creek

...driver's side of a 2003 Honda Accord.Watkins is believed to have drowned, but an autopsy was scheduled at the Georgia Bureau of Investi gation Crime Lab in Atlanta, Garrison said.Divers returned to the site Monday morning and found the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-08-03/2-bodies-recovered-keg-creek
Keg Creek victim identified

...water, according to Columbia County Coroner Harriett Garrison.Watkins appeared to have drowned, but he is at the Georgia Bureau of Investigation Crime Lab in Atlanta for an autopsy scheduled for today, Garrison said."I'm sure that they...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-08-03/keg-creek-victim-identified
Grady Hospital releases rape evidence

...hospital said in a statement. Fulton County District Attorney Paul Howard helped arrange to transfer the kits to the Georgia Bureau of Investigation. He said "all parties are actively working toward a final resolution of the remaining rape kits...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-07-31/grady-hospital-releases-rape
Death on Berthoud Pass in Augusta ruled suicide

...on Berthoud Pass was been ruled a suicide, Richmond County Coroner Mark Bowen said.An autopsy conducted at the Georgia Bureau of Investigation crime lab in Atlanta on Wednesday confirmed that the death, reported about 10:25 p.m. Monday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-07-29/death-berthoud-pass-au
Bodies found after mid-Georgia fire

...residence at one time.Houston County Coroner Danny Galpin says autopsies are expected to be conducted Thursday at the Georgia Bureau of Investigation crime lab in Macon.Houston County sheriff's Lt. Ronnie Harlowe says the fire was reported by...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-07-30/bodies-found-after-mid-georg
Richmond County Coroner's office investigating 'suspicious death'

...later. Bowen and his deputy coroners are currently attempting to locate next of kin.The body will be sent to the Georgia Bureau of Investigation crime lab in Atlanta on Wednesday to be autopsied.The Richmond County Sheriff's Office has ruled...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-07-28/richmond-county-corone
Push to test old rape kits creates backlog for GBI crime lab

...evidence wasn't being tested, often because of victims' reluctance or privacy concerns.As of mid-July, the Georgia Bureau of Investigation's crime lab in suburban Atlanta had a backlog of 863 sample requests, and 270 are untested rape...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-07-27/push-test-old-rape-kit
February death of teen with shaken baby syndrome ruled a homicide, officials say

...baby syndrome has been ruled a homicide, officials said.Richmond County Coroner Mark Bowen said the results of a Georgia Bureau of Investigation autopsy were returned last week, determining that September Nicole Watson, 16, died on Feb. 22...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-07-21/february-death-teen-sh
Designer drugs create problems for death investigators

...through toxicology reports and post-mortem examinations.In a meeting with Augusta-area coroners last month, Georgia Bureau of Investigation Chief Medical Examiner Kris Sperry said about one out of every five autopsies in the state are drug...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-07-17/designer-drugs-create-
Prosecution continues malice murder charge against Martinez man in baby's death

...the Magistrate Court preliminary hearing. "He wanted to make Bentley stop crying."An autopsy performed at the Georgia Bureau of Investigation Crime Lab in Atlanta showed no signs of asphyxiation, suffocation, injuries or abuse."In (the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-07-14/prosecution-continues-