Tuesday, May 21 2013 8:07 AM EDT2013-05-21 12:07:49 GMT
The American Red Cross is working with Oklahoma officials and have been all night to help clean up the devastation and ensure victims of these monstrous tornadoes get the help they need. They're alsoMore >>
The Red Cross holds blood drives, CPR classes and says there are many ways for folks to lend a hand throughout the year but now, for disasters like this, the organization says the best way to help is through donations.More >>
Tuesday, May 21 2013 7:29 AM EDT2013-05-21 11:29:09 GMT
The Oklahoma City Medical Examiner's Office is now saying that at least 40 more have been killed after a deadly tornado outbreak barreled through Oklahoma, bringing the death toll to 91. At least 40 ofMore >>
The Oklahoma City Medical Examiner's Office is now saying that at least 40 more have been killed after a deadly tornado outbreak barreled through Oklahoma, bringing the death toll to 91.More >>
Tuesday, May 21 2013 12:03 AM EDT2013-05-21 04:03:02 GMT
Paramedics tell us they're amazed no one was seriously hurt in a rush hour crash just outside Albany Monday evening. The driver of a pickup truck lost control on Philema Road just before 5:00. The truckMore >>
The driver of a pickup truck and his passenger walk away from the mangled wreckage after a crash.More >>
Tuesday, May 21 2013 12:02 AM EDT2013-05-21 04:02:59 GMT
An unusual wreck on Albany's bypass Monday night left the highway littered with yard debris. About 9:30, a car collided with a trailer that was hauling tree limbs on the Liberty Expressway between theMore >>
Wrecked cars and yard debris slow traffic on Albany's bypass.More >>
Monday, May 20 2013 11:45 PM EDT2013-05-21 03:45:07 GMT
Moultrie Police tell us they have the accused triggerman in a shooting in custody after two weeks on the run. Police arrested 19-year-old Darren Huntley over the weekend in Waycross. 22-year-old DominiqueMore >>
Moultrie Police tell us they have the accused triggerman in a shooting in custody after two weeks on the run.More >>
VALDOSTA, GA (WALB) - On Saturday at approximately 9:00pm, Valdosta Police Department personnel responded to the 400 block of Vallotton Drive, Valdosta, Georgia in regards to a person being shot call.
Upon arrival, police officers located Willie Whetstone, Jr., 26 year old Valdosta resident in a parking area just east of 402 Vallotton Drive.
Whetstone had received a bullet wound to his torso. Lowndes County EMS units responded, and Whetstone was immediately transported to South Georgia Medical Center for treatment where he died a short time after arrival.
Detectives and Crime Scene personnel along with patrol units covered the area and located witnesses and gathered information on potential suspects. Information received by detectives during the investigation indicates the shooting may have stemmed from an earlier argument between Whetstone and other males in the area and that possibly the victim was acquainted with the offender.
At the time of press release, no arrests have been made in this case.
Detectives are currently following up leads and information and asks that anyone having any information about this offense to please contact the Valdosta Police Department at 229-242-2606 or call the crime tip line at 229-293-3091.