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 >>
Monday, May 20 2013 11:37 PM EDT2013-05-21 03:37:21 GMT
Students at a South Georgia University are working together to make it into the workforce. Nursing students at Georgia Southwestern asked business students to help them prepare for their job searches. HumanMore >>
Students at a South Georgia University are working together to make it into the workforce.More >>
Monday, May 20 2013 11:28 PM EDT2013-05-21 03:28:47 GMT
A lot of South Georgians are all too familiar with the damage a tornado can do. An EF-3 tornado roared through Americus six years ago. It killed two people and destroyed Sumter Regional Hospital andMore >>
A lot of South Georgians are all too familiar with the damage a tornado can do.More >>
April 25, 2003
Quitman-- Two South Georgia inmates are back behind bars after assaulting an officer and escaping from jail.
Around 10 Thursday night, 37-year-old David Jackson of Tallahassee pulled a gun on a Brooks County Detention officer. He fired the gun once in the air, while 18-year-old Christopher Craig of Quitman struck the officer over the head with an iron pipe from his bed. Jackson held the gun on the officer and forced him to open the door. The two men took off in a stolen car.
Craig was found about an hour later hiding in a trash can at Pride Resorts about eight miles away. Jackson was also found near Pride Resorts shortly before daybreak Friday morning. He had attempted to break into a nearby home and was reported by a neighbor.
Jackson was in jail for D.U.I, theft by receiving, and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon. Craig was in jail for entering auto to commit theft. Both were awaiting court for their sentencings.
No one knows exactly where Jackson got the gun. The G.B.I. has been called in to investigate the escape.