Updated: 1:27 PM Jeffy Berry, 18, and Stephen Christensen, 43, were arrested in connection to the robberies on Thursday. Berry is charged with one count of armed robbery, while Christensen is charged with three counts of armed robbery.
Updated: 7:06 PM Dozens of people showed up to talk about crime and the issues that have been plaguing the area for years. They are planning to use surveillance cameras, citizen patrols, self-defense classes and more.
Updated: 5:14 PM It all started around 2 a.m. Thursday, when Columbia County deputies put out an alert on a person who stole a car and wallet. Richmond County deputies later spotted the car on Gordon Highway.
Posted: 11:38 AM Richmond County Deputies say two people are being charged with driving under the influence after an accident at the intersection of Washington Road and Center West Parkway around 2:45 a.m.
Updated: 1:00 PM Officers say a fight broke out on the stairs outside one of the hotel rooms at Knights Inn around 10:15 p.m. They are searching for a grey Mitsubishi rag top convertible in connection to the shooting.
Updated: 12:24 PM News 12 has learned the teenagers had been missing for nearly two hours before a full search began. News 12's Christie Ethridge has been following this story since the teenagers escaped late Friday night.
Posted: 12:31 PM The Detention Center is on lockdown after five inmates escaped last night. News 12's Christie Ethridge begins our coverage as the DJJ is asking for statewide help in finding the one who got away.
Posted: 12:19 PM The escapes at the Augusta YDC come hours after 18-year-old Michael Everidge was sentenced for a deadly beating inside. News 12's Sheli Muniz sat down exclusively with her, she says not much has changed.
Updated: 12:41 AM The escapee is described as a black male, 18 years old, tall and slender build, 5’8”, 162 pounds, close cut black hair, with brown eyes. No identifying marks or tattoos. He was last seen wearing state-issue blue shorts and a white sleeved t-shirt.