ATV Stolen From A Residential Yard

Someone stole an all-terrain four-wheeled vehicle Monday from a home-owner’s back yard, authorities said. The felony theft by taking of a 2002 Honda Rancher 450 from a residence in the 4400 block of Forks Road at about noon monday is being investigated by the Ware...

Man Hurt In Wreck; Truck Winds Up In Creek

ALMA — An Alma man was injured Monday in a one-vehicle crash on U.S. 1 at the 16 mile marker in Bacon County, his truck winding up in a creek, said the Georgia State Patrol. Austin L. Martin, 23, of Alma, was taken by ambulance to Bacon County Hospital for treatment...

Semi Collides With Pickup Truck Sunday Afternoon

A Driggers Road man was seriously injured Sunday when his pickup truck collided with a tractor trailer in front of Griffin’s Country Mall convenience store on the Brunswick Highway near its intersection with Blount Road, said Ware County Sheriff Randy Royal. Robert...

Two Sought In Robbery Attempt

A black male and a black female entered a business in the 2200 block of Memorial Drive Thursday around noon with the pretense of making a purchase and robbed the business while the clerk was helping the man, said Waycross Police Capt. Tommy Cox. “The black male...

Citizen Aids In Theft Suspect’s Apprehension

A Ware County man who had run from deputies on two occasions and was being sought for theft charges was arrested Wednesday when a private citizen who knew the man was wanted, forcibly held him at a location on Knight Avenue until arresting officers could arrive, said...

Stolen Vehicle Recovered, 3 Juveniles Arrested

DOUGLAS — Deputies with the Coffee County Sheriff’s Office responded to a Kingfishers Court residence, in the Baymeadows Estate area, in reference to a stolen vehicle on July 3, said Sheriff Doyle Wooten. Deputies discovered that the vehicle was taken from the...