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Girl, 8, reports molestation at Grovetown Wal-Mart

...video images of the suspect, a heavy-set white male with a full beard, walking out of the store.Sheriff's Capt Steve Morris said the suspect is seen on the video following the little girl. His vehicle is believed to be a blue 2000's model...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-07-31/girl-8-reports-molestation-g
Car crashes into pond in Columbia County

...the single-car accident about 6:30 a.m. near Woodruff Road, according to Columbia County sheriff's Capt. Steve Morris.Morris said the driver, Darien Churchville, 22, of Evans, told deputies she dozed off behind the wheel of her...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-07-23/car-crashes-pond-colum
Columbia County deputy slapped with traffic citation

...a citation after a passer-by took video of him traveling at excessive speeds.Columbia County sheriff's Capt. Steve Morris said the video showed transportation Officer Anthony Streetman, 45, speeding in his patrol car on westbound Interstate...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-07-17/columbia-county-deputy
Richmond County sheriff's deputy cleared of rape accusations

...last week."There is no evidence that a sexual assault or any crime occurred," Columbia County sheriff's Capt. Steve Morris said Friday.Investigators do not plan to charge the woman with filing a false report, he said. The case has been...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-07-17/richmond-county-sherif
Harlem woman airlifted to GRU after car wreck

...2004 Jeep Wrangler went off the east shoulder of the roadway, according to a statement from Columbia County Capt. Steve Morris. The vehicle then overturned and James was ejected from the vehicle. She was not wearing a seatbelt, Morris stated...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-06-16/harlem-woman-airlifted-gru-a
Grovetown man who was stabbed, now charged in June slaying of wife

...been hospitalized since June 14, was released Wednesday and charged with murder, Columbia County sheriff's Capt. Steve Morris said.About 11 p.m. on June 14, deputies were called to West's home at 2006 Shoreline Drive after someone called...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-07-08/grovetown-man-who-was-
Hot confines of car can be deadly to pets

...about pets in hot cars.Last year, the departments responded to 65 calls combined.Columbia County sheriff's Capt. Steve Morris said his department has yet to receive a complaint about animals locked in cars. Daniel Mayne, the operations manager...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-06-28/hot-confines-car-can-be-deadl
Mother, boyfriend charged in baby's death

...boyfriend in the mobile home he shared with the couple and a 2-year-old sibling, Columbia County sheriff's Capt. Steve Morris said.Investigators obtained warrants Friday afternoon charging Jacob Drew Harris, 26, with malice murder in the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-06-19/mother-boyfriend-charg
Baby found dead in Martinez trailer park, mother and boyfriend facing drug charges

...charges, according Columbia County Sheriff's Capt. Steve Morris.Emergency officials were summoned to their residence...for an autopsy scheduled today.Sheriff's Capt. Steve Morris said Russell and Harris were later arrested on narcotics...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-06-17/baby-found-dead-martin
Columbia County sheriff's deputies search Martinez mobile home where child died

...Harris, 26, in M&M Mobile Home Park at 4222 Wheeler Road on Thursday afternoon, according to sheriff's Capt. Steve Morris.Deputies arrived at the home about 4 p.m. and searched inside and outside, including a search of the trash bin...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-06-18/columbia-county-sherif