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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.
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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 >>
VALDOSTA, GA (WALB) -
Valdosta Police have arrested a suspect wanted for a double shooting. They had been looking for Tyson Fulton for shooting two people September 4th.
Police say Fulton shot 21-year-old Kareem Foster in the hip during an argument outside the American Legion on South Lee Street in Valdosta.
32-year-old Warren Joyce was hit in the leg. The victims were treated and released from South Georgia Medical Center.
Fulton is wanted for two counts aggravated assault and several gun crimes. They arrested Fulton Tuesday
In a news release, VPD said that a tip came in to police about the possible whereabouts of Fulton.
Here is the text of the release:
The Valdosta Police Department Narcotics Unit along with assistance from the Lowndes County Narcotics Unit, located Fulton at a residence in the 200 block of Windsor Street during the early evening of September 13, 2011.
Fulton was taken into police custody without incident. Fulton has been charged with 2 counts of aggravated assault, 1 count Possession of a Firearm by a Convicted Felon, and 1 count Possession of a Firearm During Commission of a Crime.
Detectives are currently investigating the motive of the crime. Fulton is currently being held at the Lowndes County Jail.
Anyone having any further information regarding this incident is urged to contact the Valdosta Police Department Bureau of Investigations at 229-293-3145 or call the crime tip line at 229-293-3091.