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Officials warn Georgians against leaving children in hot vehicles

...dying in hot vehicles in the past decade.In 2010, a 6-year-old girl died in Columbia County after entering an unlocked car in her neighborhood and becoming trapped.In 2006, a North Augusta woman was accused of leaving her 15-month-old...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-05-31/officials-warn-georgians-agai
Unlocked car stolen from Augusta store lot

An unlocked car was stolen about 2 p.m. Tuesday from an Augusta store parking lot.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2011-11-15/unlocked-car-stolen-au
The worst nightmare

...seemingly out of nowhere. This happened to a 19-year-old Aiken County woman one night last week. She stopped her unlocked car at a red light on River Watch Parkway at Alexander Drive when a man ran up to her vehicle and, before she had a chance...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/08/12/edi_352308.shtml
Editorials
Two-year-old boy slips out of motel room, crashes family car

...have done that," sheriff's Lt. Rod Reder said. One detective dubbed him "Little Houdini." Hopkins had left the unlocked car in first gear, and it lurched forward about eight feet when Rex started the vehicle, crashing through a door and window...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/09/13/biz_387130.shtml
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Two-year-old boy slips out of motel room, crashes family car

...have done that," sheriff's Lt. Rod Reder said. One detective dubbed him "Little Houdini." Hopkins had left the unlocked car in first gear, and it lurched forward about eight feet when Rex started the vehicle, crashing through a door and window...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/09/12/biz_386852.shtml
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Man arrested during extortion sting

...Martinez. Both anonymous notes had directed Mr. Shah to place the money in a black school bag and leave it inside his unlocked car at the Publix lot, police said. After a two-hour wait, police watched as Mr. Sethi cautiously retrieved the bag...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/02/05/met_252418.shtml
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Rants & Raves

...and every time they get behind the wheel? Enough is enough.A man was robbed and beaten by thugs who "opened his unlocked (car) door," thus getting at the victim. Do not leave your car doors unlocked unless you're getting in or out.Gubernatorial...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2010-07-31/rants-raves
Metro | Rants and raves
Across the area

...Road, Waynesboro, was arrested at about 1 p.m., when a witness reported seeing the baby inside the unattended, unlocked car. The 5-month-old child was left in direct sunlight and was sweating heavily, a deputy reported. The baby was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/11/02/met_387679.shtml
Metro | Academy of Richmond County
Across the area

...and the parking lot behind the H. Odell Weeks Activities Center. Suspects gained entry to the cars either through an unlocked car or by smashing a window to obtain a purse or other valuable item that was left in the car. Lt. David Turno said the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/07/10/met_465134.shtml
Metro | Richmond County Crime
Across the area

...video camera worth $1,300 and a camera worth $190 were stolen, the report said. Items are stolen from woman's unlocked car Thieves entered a Warner Robins, Ga., woman's vehicle Saturday and stole more than $900 in video games, clothing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/07/17/met_89168.shtml
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