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Body of Augusta man found in canal

...Bowen said, but it's too early to say if there is any suspicion of foul play. Ellison's body will be sent to the Georgia Bureau of Investigation for an autopsy. The Richmond County Sheriff's Office Violent Crimes Division is assisting in the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-11-17/body-augusta-man-found-canal
Thomson teacher charged with felony assault for alleged sexual relationship with student

...felony charge of sexual assault by person with supervisory or disciplinary authority. Bond was set at $25,000.The Georgia Bureau of Investigation was called to assist the McDuffie County Sheriff's Office on Monday.Special Agent in Charge Pat...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-11-10/thomson-teacher-charge
SC woman, 82, found safe

...who authorities believed to be in danger was found safe on Friday.The South Carolina Law Enforcement Division and Georgia Bureau of Investigation had both issued an endangered person advisory for Irma Kathleen Myrick, of Fairfax, S.C.Authorities...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-11-06/sc-woman-82-found-safe
Man charged in Georgia sheriff's death escapes jail transfer

...patrol car window Tuesday, escaping deputies who were transferring him to a different jail, authorities said.The Georgia Bureau of Investigation said about 100 sheriff's deputies and law officers were still hunting for Jim Edward Lowery on...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-11-03/man-charged-georgia-sheriffs-death-
9 of 15 Richmond County sheriff's deputies polygraphed in steroids case deceptive, report shows

...claims by Paquette. The department had started its own investigation ? which included polygraphs ? after the Georgia Bureau of Investigation had handed its findings over to District Attorney Ashley Wright, who decided not to pursue indictments...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-10-27/9-15-richmond-county-s
Savannah cops shot this morning

...injuries. A third person also was shot. No details have been provided on that person's condition. Baker said the Georgia Bureau of Investigation is coming to investigate the incident. No information on what lead to the shootings has been released...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-10-28/savannah-cops-shot-mor
Coroner investigating death at Augusta University

...Ga.Wilson was pronounced dead at 12:50 p.m., though the cause of death wasn't known, Bowen said. The Georgia Bureau of Investigation crime lab in Atlanta declined to take the body for an autopsy, Bowen said, so it was sent to a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-10-26/coroner-investigating-death-a
Guilty plea in 2014 Wadley slaying

...charged with Holmes' homicide a month later by investigators with the Jefferson County Sheriff's Office and the Georgia Bureau of Investigation.District Attorney Hayward Altman originally announced he would seek the death penalty for Lemon...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-10-16/guilty-plea-2014-wadle
2 ex-deputies avoid manslaughter conviction in Chatham County jail death

...fight that played key roles in Ajiba de's death. An autopsy found no single cause, and Dr. Kris Sperry of the Georgia Bureau of In ves tigation said Ajibade was "stressed to death.""We knew from the beginning the cause of death was going...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-10-16/2-ex-deputies-avoid-manslaugh
Loss of GBI chief medical examiner shouldn't affect area coroners

...In all, Sperry was found to have inaccurately logged 250 hours of work over a four-year period, leaving the Georgia Bureau of Investigation to deduct more than $200,000 from his accrued vacation and leave time as compensation. Sperry...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-10-14/loss-gbi-chief-medical-examin