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Driver in fatal crash identified; charges pending

The Georgia State Patrol has issued a preliminary report on the fatal crash on Yatesville Road here Wednesday morning. That reports follows in its entirety: At approximately 10:55 a.m., GSP was dispatched to a single vehicle collision on Thomaston-Yatesville Road in Lamar County. A 2004 Ford F-25

HERALD-GAZETTE - 2018-01-17 23:59:59

Homeless man charged in vacant house blaze that injured 3 firefighters

A homeless man has been charged with arson in a vacant house fire that injured three Macon-Bibb County firefighters. George Green Little, 63, who has no home according to Bibb jail records, was arrested just after 4 p.m. Tuesday. Little is accused of setting fire to a house at the corner of Calhoun

MACON TELEGRAPH - 2018-01-17 18:34:00

Up to 1 inch of snow possible throughout the morning

Snow is likely this morning as a band of snow sweeps through Central Georgia. A Winter Weather Advisory has been issued for Jasper, Putnam, Hancock, Warren, Jones, Baldwin, Washington, Glascock, Jefferson, Bibb, Twiggs, Wilkinson, Johnson, Macon, Peach, Houston, Bleckley, Laurens, Sumter, Dooly, Cr

WMAZ - 2018-01-17 11:23:31

Details on the fatal I-75 crash that killed two people in Bibb County

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) - A fatal accident on I-75 claimed the lives of two people in Bibb County this morning. Unfortunately, the snow day wreaked havoc on highways across Middle Georgia causing several accidents along interstate roads including I-16, I-475 and I-75. But there was only one acci

41NBC.COM - 2018-01-18 00:17:22

Coroner: 2 dead in crash on I-75N near Pio Nono exit

MACON, Ga. - Two people are dead after a two-car crash on Interstate 75 north Wednesday morning. It happened around 9:35 a.m. on I-75 north just before the Pio Nono exit -- about one mile north of Hartley Bridge Road. Bibb County Coroner Leon Jones says two men were pronounced dead at the scene. Jon

WGXA.TV - 2018-01-17 10:58:27

2 Warner Robins men killed in accident on I-75 in Bibb Co.

(UPDATE 1 p.m.) The victims have been identified as Tuan Nguyen, 63, and Thanh Nguyen, 48. Coroner Leon Jones says the two men were on their way to work at Sakura on Shurling Drive when the accident happened. ----------------------- (UPDATE 11 a.m.) A news release from the Bibb Sheriff's Office offe

WMAZ - 2018-01-17 18:11:17

Murder charge filed in shooting death of Hawkinsville man

The Pulaski County Sheriff's Office and the GBI have filed a murder charge in the weekend death of a Hawkinsville man. Dolton Harper, 36, was formally charged after he had been in custody since the shooting as the prime suspect in the killing of Vernard Porter, 28, Saturday afternoon. Porter was pro

MACON TELEGRAPH - 2018-01-16 18:05:00

Bibb County DA Office announces delayed openings for Thursday

MACON, Ga. -- The Bibb County District Attorney's Office will have a delayed opening on Thursday, Jan. 18 due to winter weather conditions. According to a release from the Office of the District Attorney, the office will open at 11 a.m. Thursday morning. The release states that Crawford and Peach c

WGXA.TV - 2018-01-17 20:00:58

Car thieves strike again on same block in River Forest

For the second time in less than a month, a vehicle has been stolen during a garage burglary on Franklin Avenue in River Forest. According to a press release, three offenders stole a vehicle from the garage of a residence in the 900 block of Franklin Avenue at about 9 p.m. on Jan. 15. Police from ot

OAKPARK.COM - 2018-01-18 01:03:00

Car Stolen At Gunpoint In Oak Park As Victim Cleans Off Snow

OAK PARK, IL - An Oak Park resident's car was stolen at gunpoint early Tuesday while he was outside cleaning snow off the running vehicle for his girlfriend. The armed carjacking took place in the 100 block of Pleasant at approximately 8 a.m., according to police. Police say the armed suspect appro

PATCH - 2018-01-17 23:08:12

Police seek suspect in suburban break-ins; Ask residents to check footage

ELMHURST, Ill. - Suburban police are searching for a suspect in at least two break-ins. Police in Elmhurst were investigating at a home in the 300 block of River Glen Tuesday evening. Frank, the home owner, was home at the time and just sitting down to dinner. "We thought something just fell or some

WGNTV.COM - 2018-01-17 22:51:50

Paul Vallas 'seriously considering' mayoral run against Rahm Emanuel: report

Former Chicago Public Schools CEO Paul Vallas is considering a run for mayor against Rahm Emanuel in the 2019 election, according to a Wednesday report in Crain's Chicago Business. "I'm talking to friends and family about whether this is something we want to do and can do," Vallas told Crain's. "I'v

CHICAGO SUN-TIMES - 2018-01-18 02:11:00

Train Crossing Stirs Up Frustration, School Tardies

A single train crossing in Will County has the potential to make thousands of kids late for school, according to parents, a school official and bus drivers who spoke to NBC 5 Investigates. The Oakland Avenue train crossing in suburban Crest Hill is adjacent to the bus depot used by First Student, a

NBC CHICAGO - 2018-01-18 04:37:07

Jackhammer Stolen During Home Burglary In Oak Park

OAK PARK, IL - Police are looking for a suspect or suspects who climbed in through an unlocked window and burglarized a home in Oak Park. A jackhammer and other tools were stolen during the burglary, which took place in the 100 block of S. Austin sometime between Dec. 25 and Jan. 2, police say. Acc

PATCH - 2018-01-17 19:53:08

Cops Chase U-Haul Truck From Portage to Chicago

Police apparently chased a U-Haul truck driver through two states Wednesday night before the vehicle was finally pulled over in Chicago. Reports say the chase started in Portage, Indiana -- and ended on Chicago's South Side near 63rd and Parnell. Apparently, the driver of the U-Haul and a passenger

NBC CHICAGO - 2018-01-18 03:52:23

Unity in Community Neighbors Going to 2018 Chicago Women's March

Greetings My Neighbors! Following an outstanding 2nd Annual MLK Day Dinner Northwest this last Monday, double the size of our Inaugural 2017 Dinner and with a whole bunch of new Northwest neighbors joining us, Unity in Community now turns its attention to our first supported activity of 2018: The Ch

PATCH - 2018-01-18 04:04:00

Armed Robbery Suspect Killed in Crash After Police Chase

A man police say fired a sawed-off shotgun during a robbery in Randolph, Massachusetts, was killed in a crash while fleeing from police. (Published 29 minutes ago) A suspect in an armed robbery was killed in a crash while fleeing from police in Randolph, Massachusetts, according to authorities. Poli

NECN - 2018-01-17 23:49:55

Bruins 4, Canadiens 1: B's blast Habs in Julien's return to Boston

The Bruins beat the Canadiens 4-1 to extend their points streak to 14 games. BOSTON - One way or another, Wednesday was to be a night of firsts at TD Garden. Former coach Claude Julien paid his first visit since the Bruins fired him last Feb. 7. Willie O'Ree, the Bruin who became the first black pla

METROWEST DAILY NEWS - 2018-01-18 03:52:51

MA Snow Updates: Morning Storm's Impact

A Wednesday morning storm hit Massachusetts the hardest mostly outside of 495, and all things considered the impact has been considerably less than that of some recent storms. The steadiest snow has moved to Eastern Mass., where it will persist into the afternoon, the National Weather Service said a

PATCH - 2018-01-17 15:39:26

Randolph robbery, police chase end in fatal crash

A 37-year-old Holbrook man suspected of robbing a North Randolph grocery store died after a head-on collision while fleeing police. RANDOLPH - A Holbrook man sought for an armed robbery of a grocery store died in a head-on collision during a police pursuit, investigators said. The name of the suspec

WICKED LOCAL - 2018-01-17 23:01:42