Man sentenced to 15 years in 2013 Augusta homicide

...products in bulk in South Carolina and sell individual cigars and cigarettes at his home, said Assistant District Attorney Joshua Smith.That night, the two argued over the placement of a bandana in Williams' pants, a potential gang symbol, Smith...

Man pleads guilty to threatening woman

...Superior Court to terroristic threats. A second charge of first-degree arson was dismissed.Assistant District Attorney Joshua Smith told the judge that he had intended to press forward with the charges against Lane and introduce evidence of his prior...

Georgia Supreme Court hears appeal over 1996 Augusta murder

...conflict of interest because he also represented Leroy Sims, who paid the legal fees.Assistant District Attor ney Joshua Smith said Tolbert chose to go all in with his uncles, both on the day of the shooting and at trial."It's obvious that...

Gunman sentenced in 2014 drive-by shooting

...Lane the evening of July 5. The teenage victim was shot in the right side of his chest.Assistant District Attorney Joshua Smith said the victim has recovered physically but still suffers mentally and emotionally.The teen was mistakenly shot by...

Joshua Smith

In Loving Memory ofMr. Joshua Smith Sunrise: 11-23-17 Sunset: 6-19-02It has been thirteen years since you left us. It seems as though it was yesterday that...

Bond set in employee theft case at loan business

...32 counts of theft by conversion for allegedly making a series of fraudulent loans, said Assistant District Attorney Joshua Smith.Judge Sheryl B. Jolly set a $20,000 bond for Parker.

Augusta man pleads to reduced charge of misdemeanor statutory rape

...offense on May 1, 2013, Taylor was three years older than the 15-year-old victim.Assistant District Attorney Joshua Smith told the judge that the victim and her parents were in support of the plea, but wanted Taylor to pay for the girl's...

Augusta teen denied bond over pizza robbery

...armed robbery along with two other teens, Robert Wiggins and Tatiyanna Martin, both 17.Assistant District Attorney Joshua Smith said Wednesday that the three teens were in the Oct. 25 robbery together. Faced with a weapon, the deliverer offered...

Augusta man sentenced to life in prison for child molestation

...his trial.Contrary to what Jones and his family said Friday, Jones is not the victim, Assistant District Attorney Joshua Smith said. His refusal to take responsibility for his actions in 2010 required his victims, now 8 and 10 years old, to...

Badgers rally past Hoyas

...Georgetown (4-1).Wisconsin will face Oklahoma in today's title game. Georgetown, which got 10 points from Joshua Smith, will play Butler in an all-Big East matchup for third place.Bronson Koenig tied a career best with 14 points for...