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Thursday, July 2, 2015 Wednesday, July 1, 2015 Tuesday, June 30, 2015 Police Blotter, July 1, 2015 By Wesley Brown By Steve Crawford By Susan McCord By Susan McCord By Sean Gruber By Meg...

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Augusta man dies by lethal injection

...I've got to keep Judson Ruffin and Nathan Brown in jail." Mr. High's death came more than 25 years after the night when, police say, Mr. High, Mr. Brown and Mr. Ruffin robbed a Crawfordville service station where the victim's stepfather worked...

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Truck explodes in downtown Savannah

SAVANNAH, Ga. - Police say a utility truck exploded in downtown...surrounding buildings. Savannah-Chatham police Capt. Ben Herron told the Savannah Morning...explosion as the truck turned a corner. Police closed off several blocks around Franklin...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-07-02/truck-explodes-downtown-sava
Cop not liable for police dog action

ATLANTA -- A DeKalb County police officer will not be held liable for her police dog's attack of an 11-year-old neighbor...Monday.In November 2011, Officer Lynn Eshleman's police dog, Andor, chased and injured Chandler Key in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-06-30/cop-not-liable-police-dog-ac
New Ellenton Police Department warns residents of phone scam

The New Ellenton Police Department is warning residents of a scam involving people pretending to be working for Aiken Electric Cooperative.According...

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2nd harassment arrest for SC teacher

...works at Whittemore Park Middle School. Police say Varnadore was making unwanted contact...woman, despite a no-contact order. Police say the harassment charge stems from incidents...in December and February. In March, police say Varnadore was arrested in connection...

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Contractor reports $3,000 in appliances stolen from new house

...Homes and Construction in Evans called police about 9:24 a.m. Wednesday to a house...from the kitchen.The contractor told police that when arrived at residence about 9...supposed to be sold on Tuesday, July 7.Police lifted four fingerprints from the scene...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-07-02/contractor-reports-300
Hephzibah man who fled traffic stop sentenced to prison term

...guilty in Richmond County Superior Court to reduced charges of criminal damage to property, fleeing or attempting to elude a police officer, possession of a firearm during the commission of a crime and the traffic offenses of reckless driving, hit-and-run...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-07-02/hephzibah-man-who-fled
Bogus lottery ticket cashed in at Augusta gas station

...Richmond County Sheriff's Office incident report. The owner of the Hop N Go on the 3700 block on Wheeler Road called the police at 9:42 am on Wednesday to report two customers entered his store about an hour earlier saying they had won $1,375 from...

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Rants & Raves

...she can be black." What a lot of nonsense. IN NEARLY EVERY instance of a white person not being shot or arrested by the police, the subjects are not obeying direct orders or are resisting/fighting. CALL IT AND SPELL IT what you will. It is and always...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-07-01/rants-raves