Structure fire reported in North Augusta

Officials have confirmed that crews have contained a structure fire in North Augusta. Approximately 8:39 p.m., fire crews responded to 1803 Curtis Drive in reference to a blaze.

Police arrest man in mountain lion case

Billy J. Lunsford, 55, was arrested on a charge of providing false information to a public safety officer after he said his black, domesticated mountain lion was stolen.

North Augusta man facing drug charge

A North Augusta man is facing drug and obstruction charges after he tried to flee from custody Wednesday, police said

South Carolina officials probe lottery theft

The South Carolina Law Enforcement Division is conducting an investigation after numerous people attempted to cash in stolen tickets in North Augusta.

2 teens arrested in Aiken County shooting, robbery

Two teens are in custody after a robbery and shooting on Wednesday.

Burnettown officer grew up in police family

Mark Warchol is still adjusting to being a part-time law officer after leaving the North Augusta Department of Public Safety for a full-time job at Bridgestone earlier this year.

Wreck closes Georgia Avenue in North Augusta

A portion of Georgia Avenue was closed on Monday morning after a North Augusta man's vehicle left a path of destruction taking out trees and a power pole.

Suspect sought in North Augusta armed robbery

Deputies are searching for a male suspect following an armed robbery late Tuesday in North Augusta.

Homeowner thwarts burglary attempt

The suspects, Milton Edmond Taylor IV, 22, of Augusta, and Domonique Tyrone Clark, 22, of Augusta, were arrested and booked on felony charges of burglary in the second degree.

NA police identifies man wanted in home invasion

The North Augusta Department of Public Safety is seeking Timothy Green on charges of armed robbery, first degree burglary, first degree criminal sexual conduct and kidnapping.