Sunday, May 19 2013 10:19 AM EDT2013-05-19 14:19:32 GMT
A Lowndes County man is behind bars after deputies uncovered nearly half a million dollars of marijuana. Deputies responded to a complaint at Jose Sanchez's house on Highway 129 North Friday. AuthoritiesMore >>
A Lowndes County man is behind bars after deputies uncovered nearly half a million dollars of marijuana.
Saturday, May 18 2013 11:42 PM EDT2013-05-19 03:42:03 GMT
Hundreds of people came out to Lake Blackshear Saturday to support law enforcement and the Crisp County Sheriff. It was the first annual pigs in the park event, put on by the Georgia Narcotics Officer'sMore >>
Hundreds of people came out to Lake Blackshear Saturday to support law enforcement and the Crisp County Sheriff.More >>
Saturday, May 18 2013 9:47 PM EDT2013-05-19 01:47:12 GMT
Thomasville Police are looking for two men who attempted to rob a store, scaring customers and clerks. Police say they responded to the Dollar General on West Jackson Street around 9:15pm Friday. EmployeesMore >>
Thomasville Police are looking for two men who attempted to rob a store, scaring customers and clerks.
Saturday, May 18 2013 6:59 PM EDT2013-05-18 22:59:02 GMT
Dougherty County police are searching for a motorist who hit a pedestrian and then fled the scene. Authorities say it happened around 11pm Friday near the 3900 block of Radium Springs Road. PoliceMore >>
Dougherty County police are searching for a motorist who hit a pedestrian and then fled the scene. More >>
Saturday, May 18 2013 6:58 PM EDT2013-05-18 22:58:50 GMT
It's graduation time for high schools in Dougherty County and students are ready to embark on their next journey. 230 graduates received their high school diplomas from Westover Comprehensive High SchoolMore >>
230 graduates received their high school diplomas from Westover Comprehensive High School this Saturday morning.More >>
October 6, 2006
Albany -- Albany Police announce more arrests in an East Albany robbery ring. Investigators blame four young men for at least six armed robberies in the last two months, and they're looking for more suspects.
Investigators say the Albany Police special armed robbery task force arrested 20-year old Dontrrious Gordon, a 15-year old, and a 16-year old about three AM on an East Albany street. Tuesday Police arrested 17-year old Michael Joyner.
Investigators say the suspects robbed people walking or in parking lots along Radium Springs Road, West and East Broad Avenue, Cordele Road, and South Street. Police say they got helpful tips from people in those neighborhoods.
Task Force officers have been working overtime trying to end the rash of armed robberies across Albany. Lt. James Williams said "Being out here on the streets. All of them off duty. Special undercover operations. Tactical units and other special operation units running."
Police issued warrants 21-year old Reginald Gordon, the brother of Dontrrious Gordon. He's wanted for six armed robberies, and Police say more young people could be arrested as part of this crime ring. If you have any information on Gordon, call CRIME STOPPERS at 436-TIPS.
Meanwhile Five teenagers were robbed at gunpoint early Friday morning in the parking lot at the Wynnsong Cinemas in Northwest Albany.
The teens say about One A-M, a car with four men wearing red scarves over their faces blocked them in a parking space. One man put a pistol to the side of 19 year old Bryce Layfield's head and demanded his wallet.
The gunmen fled in a 1991 Oldsmobile. The victim's followed the robber's car to the Palmyra Hospital.
They got the tag number, which is registered to an address in Hartsville, Georgia. So far no arrests, but Police say the investigation is continuing.