Refine Search

  •  
  •  
Friday fight involved 15-20 girls, women

...another. It continued to grow as more girls and women, ages 15 to 25, became involved.One woman, who was armed with a metal bat when deputies arrived, said she was traveling through the area when someone knocked the window out of her car with a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-09-29/friday-fight-involved-
Riverwalk attack shook city a year ago

...their evening with a walk on the riverwalk about 11 p.m. when they were attacked with what police said was either a metal bat or a pipe and robbed while on a bench near the old Fort Discovery building.After they escaped their attackers, Spires...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-05-02/riverwalk-attack-shook
Anteaters coach Mike Gillespie says bat changes are too drastic

...college baseball and posed safety concerns. Over the next decade, steps were taken to reduce the power potential of the metal bats, and the specifications implemented in 2011 were emasculating."We went too far the other way. Everybody knows that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-06-15/anteaters-coach-mike-gil
Woman hurt in Riverwalk Augusta mugging asks forgiveness for assailants

...Belvedere First Baptist.Solesbee, 25, and her date, Wesley Spires, 27, both of South Carolina, were attacked with metal bats or pipes on Riverwalk Augusta about 11 p.m. Friday.Police continue to search for the assailants, and a $10,000...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2013-05-08/woman-hurt-riverwalk-a
Downtown Augusta is safe, community leaders say

...hours later, Wesley Spires, 27, of Edgefield, S.C., and Ashley Solesbee, 25, of North Augusta, were hit with a metal bat or pipe as they sat on a bench on Riverwalk Augusta near the former Fort Discovery.They suffered facial fractures and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2013-05-08/downtown-augusta-safe-
Where peace begins

...infamous Riverwalk bat attack ? in which a couple from South Carolina on their first date were beaten in the head with a metal bat by two robbers May 3 on Augusta's big tourist draw ? are Wesley Spires, 27, a landscape worker and volunteer fighter...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2013-05-11/where-peace-begins
Suspect arrested in Riverwalk beating; first suspect still sought

...result of "good old-fashioned police work."Wesley Spires, 27, and Ashley Solesbee, 25, were assaulted with metal bats or pipes about 11 p.m. May 3 on the upper tier of Riverwalk behind the former Fort Discovery.Spires drove the couple...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2013-05-10/suspect-arrested-river
2 suspects in downtown assaults waive extradition, await return to Augusta

...along with another suspect, Kevin D. Richardson, 21, assaulted Wesley Spires, 27, and Ashley Solesbee, 25, with metal bats or pipes about 11 p.m. May 3 on the upper tier of the riverwalk behind the former Fort Discovery.Spires drove the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2013-05-11/2-suspects-downtown-as
Most downtown crime occurs after midnight

...where the couple was attacked.Wesley Spires, 27, and Ashley Solesbee, 25, were robbed and assaulted by two men with metal bats or pipes behind the former Fort Discovery about 11 p.m. May 3. One of the suspects, Robbey Eugene Moses, was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2013-05-11/most-downtown-crime-oc
Riverwalk beating suspect in Indiana jail

...is the second and final suspect arrested in the beating of Ashley Solesbee and Wesley Spires, who were clubbed with a metal bat or pipe as they sat on a bench. Spires is still hospitalized.The other suspect, Robey Eugene Moses, 21, was arrested...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2013-05-15/riverwalk-beating-susp