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Repairman charged in theft of electricity, meter

...afternoon. He is charged with theft and two counts of theft of utilities, according to Columbia County sheriff's Capt. Steve Morris.Between July 11 and Monday, Bower returned to La Petite Plaza on Washington Road where he once operated his business...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-07-18/repairman-charged-thef
Appling couple robbed at gunpoint in home invasion

...reportedly broke into a couple's home, taped them up and robbed them at gunpoint Tuesday morning.According to Captain Steve Morris, of the Columbia County Sheriff's Office, Kaitlyn and Shane Austin, of the 7400 block of White Oak Campground Road...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-07-16/appling-couple-robbed-
Arrest made in Washington Road apartment shooting

...Road.Trelon Baker, 20, was arrested at his residence, 73 Fox Trace, in Fox Den Apartments in Augusta, Capt. Steve Morris said.Baker is being held at the Columbia County Detention Center and is being charged with armed robbery, aggravated...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-07-15/arrest-made-washington
Second arrest made in Columbia County apartment shooting

...to investigators and is charged with felony false statements or writings and concealing facts, according to Capt. Steve Morris.Ivey was booked at the Columbia County Detention Center and released on a $10,100 bond, Morris confirmed.Ivey's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-07-17/second-arrest-made-col
Update: Columbia County man reports shooting during holdup attempt at Westwood Club Apartments

...two men and two women approached him and demanded cash and jewelry, according to Columbia County sheriff's Capt. Steve Morris.After he refused, one man shot Fielding in the thigh. The four people then ran away without stealing anything...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-07-14/update-columbia-county
Westwood Club Apartment shooting suspect had similar crime in past

...two men and two women approached him and demanded cash and jewelry, according to Columbia County sheriff's Capt. Steve Morris.Baker is accused of shooting Fielding in the thigh after he refused.Fielding ran to his apartment, where his fiancee...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-07-16/westwood-club-apartmen
Police quit probe after victim balks

...that followed it was terminated Thursday after the victims refused to cooperate.Columbia County sheriff's Capt. Steve Morris said the investigation was closed.The married couple initially told deputies Wednesday they had been robbed by two...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-07-17/police-quit-probe-afte
Augusta teen charged after radio host threatened

...charged with making terroristic threats against WGAC host Austin Rhodes, according to Columbia County sheriff's Capt. Steve Morris.Rhodes called authorities about 11 p.m. Sunday and said someone had threatened him through Facebook. Rhodes said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-07-08/augusta-teen-charged-a
Number of stolen vehicles drops in Richmond County

...one less than what was reported in the first six months of 2013.Without dramatic shifts in either direction, Capt. Steve Morris said, the department can focus on educating motorists on how to prevent more thefts in the future. One message the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-07-11/number-stolen-vehicles
Theft charge against Columbia County public defender dismissed

...that it would be reported to the Richmond County Sheriff's Office," according to Columbia County sheriff's Capt. Steve Morris.In an attempt to identify the woman, authorities released restaurant surveillance video on Feb. 19 to local media...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-07-03/theft-charge-against-c