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Recent Crime News
Saturday | via WCTV Tallahassee
Acting Special Agent in Charge Ricky Maxwell, FBI Atlanta, in conjunction with the Berrien County Sheriff's Office and the Alapaha City Police Department, requests the public's assistance in identifying and locating the individuals responsible for today's armed robbery of the Bank of Alapaha, 245 N.E. Railroad Street, Alapaha, Georgia. Comment?
Friday Mar 7 | via WFXL-TV Fox 31
Wednesday evening, investigators from the Special Operations Division of the Lowndes County Sheriff's Office conducted surveillance at 1725 Gornto Road, Valdosta and observed the sale of marijuana. Comment?
Friday Mar 7 | via WALB-TV Albany
Stacy Blackwell, 20, and Quinton Hall, 18, were arrested Wednesday evening, for Possession of marijuana with the intent to distribute, and Possession of tools for the commission of a crime. Comment?
Thursday Mar 6 | via WALB-TV Albany
One of the robbers pulled a gun on a clerk in a checkout line around 3am on Thursday and threatened to kill her. Comment?
Monday Mar 3 | via WFXL-TV Fox 31
In this high-profile Valdosta murder, Kenneth Brown, 58 at the time of the murder of 47-year-old Charlotte Grant, argued on appeal that the judge erred in refusing to instruct jurors that they could consider whether he was instead guilty of the less serious crime of voluntary manslaughter. Comment?
Thursday Feb 27 | via WALB-TV Albany
Houston Whitfield, 21, and Sammie Phillips, 21, have warrants out for burglary and Emilio Perez, 38, has a warrant out for theft by taking. Comment?
Thursday Feb 27 | via WFXL-TV Fox 31
The Valdosta Police Department would like to remind citizens about the potential for thefts from mailboxes, which may result in checks being stolen and "washed" then used in forgeries. Comment?
Tuesday Feb 25 | via WALB-TV Albany
A South Georgia man is traveling across the Southeast to raise money for the blind and he's hoping some TV stars will help. Comment?
Tuesday Feb 18 | via The Florida Times-Union
Schools in Georgia could allow teachers to carry firearms while others with licenses could take their guns into houses of worship, more bars and government offices under a plan adopted Tuesday by House lawmakers. Comment?