By Jim Wallace - bio | emailNovember 6, 2008
ALBANY, GA (WALB) - Two fair workers were robbed at gunpoint in the middle of a South Albany street.
The two Tampa, Florida men were lost and driving on Burke Avenue about 2:30 AM Thursday trying to find the Exchange Club fairgrounds.
24-year old John Perzia and 29-year old Thomas Joseph said someone stepped into the road and made them stop their Ford F-350 truck.
Another car pulled up behind them. They say three men with a gun took the truck and Perzia's wallet.
They flagged down Police on South Slappey. Police found the stolen truck Thursday afternoon on Cedar Avenue.
No arrests have been made.
Valdosta Police and Paramedics responded to the 1500 block of Baytree Road just after 5:00 Wednesday afternoon, when a woman told 911 that a man attacked her with a knife.
Angel Thacker Freundschuh, 37, of Lee County, was sentenced to 12 months and a day in prison for perjury by U. S. District Court Judge Leslie J. Abrams in Albany, Wednesday.
Worth County Fire Rescue crews were called to the 500 block of Jewell Crowe Road for a structure fire, about 2:30 Wednesday afternoon.
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