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Augusta man dies by lethal injection

...whose loved ones were victims of Mr. High and three others were not allowed to watch the execution, but were present at the prison Tuesday evening. "He fired that shotgun at Bonnie's head. Two of the pellets tore his ear," Mrs. Phillips said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/11/07/met_324670.shtml
Distributing illegal pesticides results in prison term

...Randal Hall also imposed an additional five months of home confinement after 47-year-old Zong Geng Chen completes the prison term for repackaging the pesticides and for making a false statement to federal agents.Chen and his company, Chen...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-09-17/distributing-illegal-p
Augusta man pleads guilty to child molestation

...Harris, 40, pleaded guilty in Richmond County Superior Court to child molestation. Judge Daniel J. Craig imposed the prison term with an additional five years on probation.Harris was arrested after a 14-year-old girl reported he had sexually...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-09-12/augusta-man-pleads-gui
Prison baseballs had drugs inside

...house in Waycross, put the contraband inside and put them back together. Jones parked his car in a churchyard near the prison Feb. 11, ran the remaining distance and threw four white baseballs and a lime green softball over the fence into the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-09-03/prison-baseballs-had-drugs-i
Child molestation brings 25-year prison term

...County Superior Court to aggravated sexual battery, child molestation and attempted child molestation. In addition to the prison term, Arceneaux will remain on probation for the remainder of his life once released.Arceneaux was charged in Richmond...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-08-28/child-molestation-brin
3 hurt in SC prison fight

...that the lockdown at the maximum security prison was lifted around 3 a.m. today. She said officers had control of the prison throughout the disturbance.Givens said the three officers were treated at a hospital for non-life threatening injuries...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-07-09/3-hurt-sc-prison-fight
Report details extent of violence in Georgia prisons

...Grier.Grier, 29, is the third homicide victim at the prison since 2011.It's not just the homicides that are detailed...broomstick.The center contends that gangs are controlling the prisons, and weapons and cellphones are easy to get.At Ware...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-07-05/report-details-extent-
Former Burke County weapons dealer pleads guilty to illegal sales

...40-month sentence.Senior Judge Dudley H. Bowen Jr. accepted a plea negotiation that set Debow's punishment with the prison term, a $10,000 fine and three years of supervised release.Debow's bond was revoked this month after Bowen learned...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-07-21/former-burke-county-we
Rants & Raves

...Comments from readers: REPUBLICAN opposition to Obama is rooted in racism. REINALDO RIVERA IS sitting nice and fat at the prison on death row. He gets all his needs met, and then some. If he ever decides he doesn't want to live and attempts...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-08/rants-raves
Sex offender headed back to prison for new crimes against child

...beginning in 2009, when the child was 10 years old.Williams was paroled from prison in 2009 after serving about half of the prison sentence imposed for crimes relating to his flashing of little girls on their way to school in 2001.Williams was a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-05-01/sex-offender-headed-ba