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Denying the undeniable

...to a knife fight.It just so happens the hero in this case, Vaughan Foods executive Mark Vaughan, is a reserve sheriff's deputy. But in truth, it could have been anyone with a concealed weapons permit.Another inconvenient truth: Gun "control...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-09-29/denying-undeniable
Downtown Safety | The Augusta Chronicle

...highly visible team of officers in downtown Augusta. The new SMART Unit made up of community safety officers and sheriff's deputies officially hit the ... Police are searching for a suspect after an Augusta woman was robbed Wednesday morning...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/crime/downtown-safety
Husband seeks leniency for wife of 56 years who shot him in leg

...12, Mrs. Gaines had had enough of her husband's philandering and indifference toward her, she would tell the sheriff's deputy who later transported her to the jail.She picked up a .38 Special and shot 75-year-old Joseph Gaines in the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-09-24/husband-seeks-leniency
North Augusta man arrested in stabbing

...Richmond County police said a North Augusta man stabbed another man several times Sunday at a Williams Drive home.Sheriff's deputies were called to a residence in the 1900 block of Williams Drive about 3:45 p.m. and discovered the suspect...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-09-22/north-augusta-man-arre
Man fatally shot on 2nd Ave.

...Georgia Regents Medical Center, Bowen said. The GBI crime lab in Atlanta will perform an autopsy.Richmond County sheriff's deputies said they responded to the shooting at 4:44 a.m. today in the 1900 block of Second Avenue.According to a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-09-19/man-shot-2nd-ave-morning
Man threatens business after car repossessed

...Augusta man threatened to blow up a Gordon Highway business after his vehicle was repossessed.Richmond County sheriff's deputies were called to Auto Credit Sales and Rentals, 2040 Gordon Highway, about 10:40 a.m. Monday after a customer...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-09-23/man-threatens-business
Suspects fire shots in attempted robbery near Boykin Road, police say

Richmond County sheriff's deputies say two Augusta men were shot at after an attempted armed robbery Saturday.Just before midnight, deputies were called to Fieldcrest...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-09-21/suspects-fire-shots-at
Armed robbery reported on Ellis Street in Augusta

Richmond County sheriff's deputies say an Augusta man was robbed at gunpoint while riding his bicycle on Ellis Street late Friday.At 11:18 p.m., deputies...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-09-20/armed-robbery-reported
2 accused of robbing man at gunpoint

...according to jail records. Both remained behind bars Sunday.According to an incident report, Richmond County sheriff's deputies were called to the 4300 block of Parkwood Drive, where the victim said he had been attacked by Simpkins and Rhodes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-09-14/2-accused-robbing-man-
$3,500 in valuables stolen from Augusta home

...lost more than $3,500 in valuables during a break-in late Friday.About 2 a.m. Saturday, Richmond County sheriff's deputies were called to the 400 block of East Boundary Street in reference to the theft, according to an incident report...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-09-13/3500-valuables-stolen-