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Second murder suspect arrested in West Point shooting on Dogwood Cir.

Octavious Bridges, another suspect in the case, was arrested for Pearson’s murder on June 15. Police are still searching for the third suspect Trent Murphy.


ON THE RUN: Lafayette Police are looking for two suspects in shooting at local restuarant

Lafayette Police Officers are looking for Anterio Makel Williams, 20, of Lafayette and Dennis Sanchez Asberry, 30, of Lafayette.

WRBL.COM - 2018-06-20 19:39:02

LaGrange Police Department to hand out coupons instead of citations in "Car Care Program"

“Many times people find out they have a tail light out when a law enforcement officer pulls them over,” said LPD Senior Officer Jim Davison. “Instead of the traffic stop resulting in a citation or warning, we are helping our citizens repair the vehicle and bring it into compliance.”

WRBL.COM - 2018-06-20 20:41:21

Third suspect should end the search - Valley Times-News

For the past week, residents of the Greater Valley Area have been eagerly paying attention to any and all news related to the three men being sought in connection to the June 13 shooting on Dogwood Circle that resulted in the death of 50-year-old Valley resident Reggie Pearson.At this time, two of t

VALLEY TIMES-NEWS - 2018-06-21 02:01:01

Suspect in Danbury Drive shooting arrested

Anthony Porter, 56, is charged with aggravated assault among other charges after police say he shot someone on Danbury Drive Tuesday afternoon.

WRBL.COM - 2018-06-20 23:01:36

Toddler found in house soiled with feces and urine on walls, Columbus police say

Human feces and urine on the floor and walls, roaches running everywhere, a stench so overwhelming it made visitors vomit, and a 2-year-old girl in a soiled diaper, her hands smeared with waste, sitting feet away from a industrial fan with no grill over its spinning steel blades.

LEDGER-ENQUIRER - 2018-06-20 17:27:00

Columbus murder suspect was charged with public sex months before fatal break-in

When Kenneth Moore walked into his Curry Street home, found three burglars inside and tried to run out his back door, they gunned him down from behind and stepped over him as they dashed to a pickup truck and sped away.

LEDGER-ENQUIRER - 2018-06-20 14:25:00

Man dies days after motorcycle crash in downtown Columbus, coroner says

A West Point, Ga., man involved in a single-vehicle motorcycle crash over the weekend, died Monday night at the Piedmont Columbus Regional midtown campus from injuries sustained in the wreck.

LEDGER-ENQUIRER - 2018-06-19 16:55:00

Rent Increase for Low-Income Alabama Residents in Limbo

Last month, Ben Carson, secretary of the Department of Housing and Urban Development announced that low-income residents of Alabama might see their yearly rent increase as part of HUD’s new “Making Affordable Housing Work Act.”

THELAFAYETTESUN.COM - 2018-06-20 00:00:00

Fuller Center starts on next home - Valley Times-News

VALLEY — At approximately 8 a.m. EDT on Monday, approximately 50 volunteers began work on Chattahoochee Fuller Center Project No. 40 on 26th Street in Valley’s Red Dirt Hill neighborhood. Despite it being a hot, muggy day, lots of work got done. A complete shell of a house was in place, and construc

VALLEY TIMES-NEWS - 2018-06-20 04:05:10

Sheriff’s Office arrests over 60, performs traffic stops - Valley Times-News

LaFAYETTE — The Chambers County Sheriff’s Office has been busy over the past three weeks, arresting over 60 people and performing a large scale operation Friday night.In a press release sent out by the Sheriff’s Office Tuesday, Sheriff Sid Lockhart reported that 60 individuals had been arrested over

VALLEY TIMES-NEWS - 2018-06-20 04:15:40

14-year anniversary of missing man: Andrew James Barnett Jr.

OPELIKA, AL - Sunday June 17, 2018 marked the 14th anniversary of the disappearance of Andrew James Barnett Jr. His mother reported him missing in Opelika in 2004.

WRBL.COM - 2018-06-19 19:23:13

Laid off plant workers attend city of Auburn job fair; 'We needed this'

Albert Pitts, a former MasterBrand employee, said he was “very surprised” to find out the plant was closing when he went to work last Tuesday. Pitts, who was employed with MasterBrand for six years, said he was looking for a job possibly working with auto parts.

OPELIKA-AUBURN NEWS - 2018-06-20 00:00:00

Police reports from June 19

Lee County Sheriff’s Office>First-degree theft of property, second-degree criminal trespass and third-degree criminal mischief was reported Monday at 26311 U.S. Highway 80 in Opelika*Reports will be updated as they become available.*

OPELIKA-AUBURN NEWS - 2018-06-19 13:26:00

A single-car crash on Psalmond Road left one woman dead on Tuesday night

COLUMBUS, Ga - A single-car crash on Psalmond Road left one woman dead on Tuesday night around 8:45 p.m.Muscogee County Coroner Buddy Bryan confirmed that Kristal Freiberg was pronounced dead at 9:34 p.m at the Midtown Medical Emergency Room.Bryan says they are leaning towards a medical cause of dea

WRBL.COM - 2018-06-20 03:18:28

A Fun-Filled Weekend At Great Wolf Lodge, LaGrange Ga - Talking With Tami

Over the weekend, I had the pleasure of taking my family to a mini getaway right here in Georgia! We headed toGreat Wolf Lodge, located at the brand new waterpark in LaGrange, Ga. A few weeks back I went to the grand opening but over the weekend, I got to actually stay at the lodge and try out every


Murder suspect turns himself in; one still at large - Valley Times-News

WEST POINT — A suspect wanted in connection with a shooting last week has turned himself in.Eric Bridges, 25, of West Point, turned himself in at the West Point Police Department at approximately 5:20 p.m. Monday afternoon, Captain Fawley said.“He and his family came in,” the captain said. “They wan


City of LaGrange gives update on road upcoming road closures and re-openings

LAGRANGE, GA (WTVM) -The City of LaGrange is updating the public on upcoming road closures and re-openings.Beginning Monday, June 18, Broad Street from Waverly to Springdale Drive will be open to traffic.Springdale Drive from Broad Street to West Haralson Street will be closed to traffic through Thu


Bills WR Still Haunted By Chilling Details Of Mother's Murder, Fuels Him In NFL

Buffalo Bills wide receiver Quan Bray has a heartbreaking past that fuels him to succeed in the NFL.In 2011, when he was 18 years old, Bray was driving near his home in LaGrange, Georgia, when his phone kept ringing. He didn’t answer it, as he was driving, but he pulled over when he saw the calls we


Police arrest murder suspect; 2 still on the run near Troup County

West Point police have arrested one of three men wanted on murder charges Friday morning.Octavious Bridges, 24, was arrested in Fairburn for his alleged connection with a homicide of Reggie Pearson, 50, of Valley, Ala. on Wednesday, West Point police said in a news release.