More Headlines

Manhunt leads to arrest in Barnwell

Houston Bryant (WRDW-TV)

Updated: 07/11/2013 - SLED, the Barnwell County Sheriff's Office and the Barnwell Police Department searched for hours for 17-year-old Houston Bryant.

Read More

UPDATE: Escaped inmate arrested in Hephzibah

Rashad Akil Jackson (WRDW-TV)

Updated: 07/10/2013 - An escaped inmate is now back in custody. Richmond County deputies captured 22-year-old Rashad Jackson in Hephzibah after he escaped early Wednesday morning from the Augusta Transitional Center.

Read More

GSP searching for hit-and-run suspect

Updated: 07/10/2013 - Georgia State Patrol troopers are looking for a suspect who took off after a chase and hit-and-run in Augusta.

Read More

Grandmother, grandkids held at gunpoint during home invasion

Updated: 07/10/2013 - Investigators say three men kicked down their door, pointed their guns and began yelling. The grandmother, her 33 year old daughter, 13 year old granddaughter, 11 year old grandson, 3 year old granddaughter, 8 month old grandson and 2 year old cousin were all in the house.

Read More

Residents held at gunpoint during home invasion in Augusta

Updated: 07/09/2013 - The Sheriff's Office says them men forced their way through the front door of the home on Cheryl Drive. The residents were held at gunpoint by one of the men while the other two ransacked the home.

Read More

Thieves ransack 2 storage facilities along Edgefield Road

Updated: 07/09/2013 - The search is on this afternoon for thieves who broke into two storage facilities. Multiple units were ransacked at the two locations along Edgefield Road in North Augusta. CrimeTeam 12's Christie Ethridge has been tracking this story all day.

Read More

Search is on for man wanted in Augusta

Anthony Brent Swearingen

Posted: 07/09/2013 - Anthony Brent Swearingen, 32, is wanted for trafficking methamphetamines, aggravated assault on a police officer and fleeing and attempting to elude.

Read More

Investigators say marina fire was no accident

Updated: 07/09/2013 - A marina in McDuffie county went up in flames early Monday morning and investigators say it was done on purpose. Crime Team 12 spoke to one of the business owners who believes she knows who's behind the fire.

Read More

Sheriff wants to close parts of Riverwalk

Commission seal

Posted: 07/08/2013 - It could end up costing nearly a million dollars to beef up security downtown. The money would be used for cameras, more deputies and better lighting.

Read More

UPDATE: Strong-arm robbery suspect arrested

Troy Randell Kooy (WRDW-TV)

Posted: 07/08/2013 - The Aiken County Sheriff's Office has confirmed Troy Randell Kooy has been arrested in connection to a strong-arm robbery that happened last week at Kent's Korner.

Read More

A car break-in happens just feet away from deputy

Updated: 07/06/2013 - If you hit Downtown Augusta on First Friday this month you probably noticed a lot more deputies out. The sheriff's office upped its manpower this month, but one downtown visitor says it didn't help him. News12 reports one man's car was broken into when a deputy was just feet away from the crime.

Read More

Attorney general: Aiken child porn incident is big case

Ronald Gardner (WRDW-TV)

Updated: 07/03/2013 - On Wednesday, the state attorney general's office released new info about a child porn arrest in Aiken. About a month ago, a man was arrested at home. It all began with an undercover investigation in April that started when two video files were downloaded. Now, the attorney general is speaking out, and he's talking to News 12's Chad Mills.

Read More

Officers asking for help identifying man in vandalism video

Updated: 07/03/2013 - Graffiti is a pretty common thing to see, but video of the crime happening in action is not. Aiken's Department of Public Safety has video they want you to see. As News 12's Christie Ethridge reports, officers are hoping it leads to an arrest.

Read More
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 1212 Augusta, GA 30903 Main Telephone: (803) 278-1212 Newsroom: (803) 278-3111 Fax: (803) 442-4561
Copyright © 2002-2015 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability
Gray Television, Inc.