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Georgia sheriff indicted in shooting that he called an accident

...a misdemeanor reckless conduct charge, according to local media reports. Hill has acknowledged shooting Gwenevere McCord...comment Thursday.McCord has recovered from her injuries, local media report.Gwinnett County District Attorney Danny Porter...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-11-12/georgia-sheriff-indicted-shooting-h
SC woman dies after falling down elevator shaft

...Coroner's Office says a woman has died after falling down an elevator shaft at an antique store.In a statement released to local media outlets, Coroner Dennis Fowler said 73-year-old Rae Patricia Gilmore of Gaffney died just after 2 p.m. Friday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-11-07/sc-woman-dies-after-falling-down-el
Sheriff fires deputy for tossing teen across classroom floor

...teenager on Monday appeared on the Internet.Scott Hayes, an attorney for the deputy, said in a statement released to local media that the officer's actions were justified and lawful. He said Fields wouldn't have any comment because of the federal...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-10-28/sheriff-fires-deputy-tossing-teen-a
Vietnam traveling wall visits Evans

...at 6 p.m. after a ceremony at 337 Belair Road in Evans in front of Platt's Funeral Home, said Angela Josey, a local media representative who is helping to plan the event.Josey said that starting at 7:30 a.m., members of The Patriot...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-10-14/vietnam-traveling-wall-visits
Fearful MARTA patrons get escorts

ATLANTA - Metro Atlanta's transit system is launching a service to ensure patrons get home safely.Local media outlets in Atlanta are reporting that Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority police will provide an officer to wait with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-10-09/fearful-marta-patrons-get-escorts
Dead Ga. baby had meth in system

...in her mother's bed in Coweta County had methamphetamine in her system.Coweta County Sherriff Mike Yeager tells local media outlets that all three of 22-year-old Jazmen Hazelrigs' children - her deceased 4-month-old girl, her 2-year-old...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-09-30/dead-ga-baby-had-meth-
Brother: Man accused of trying to drown 3 children dismissed from mental health center

...children in a pond was dismissed from a mental health center because he didn't have insurance, his brother said Friday.Local media outlets report Bobby Lassiter said his brother, 29-year-old Alan Tysheen Lassiter, checked himself into a recovery...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-09-25/brother-man-accused-trying-drown-3-
'Never Again Is Now' rally drew thousands in name of racial, spiritual unity

...that the groups in the lead finished the mile-long walk before groups in the back had even started.Sadly, only local media covered the massive rally.At noon, in Legacy Arena, the crowds filled the convention hall to listen to more speeches...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2015-09-19/never-again-now-
Horse shot dead; SC police investigate

...are investigating after a horse was found shot to death earlier this week in the Seabrook community. Authorities tell local media outlets that the horse was found Tuesday afternoon. It was tied to a tree. Deputies say they have interviewed the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-09-18/horse-shot-dead-sc-police-investiga
Georgia parents arrested after abandoned baby found roadside

...a man and woman are being accused of leaving their 9-month-old baby on the side of the road during an argument.Local media reports that 33-year-old Heather Demonia and 30-year-old Thomas Broome were arrested and charged with reckless...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-09-04/georgia-parents-arrested-after-aban