Two armed robberies early Saturday morning have Statesboro police detectives scrambling for information while extra patrol has been assigned to areas near Georgia Southern University.
After an investigation lasting more than a month, Bulloch County Sheriff's investigators arrested a Nevils-area man on child pornography charges, said Bulloch County Sheriff Lynn Anderson.
(Note: This is the first in a two-part Spring Break special. See next Sunday's Lifestyles for a story about GSU students who spent their break working in an orphanage in Honduras.)
(Note: All information included in this report is taken from law enforcement incident reports and arrest records, which are public records and available for review at any and all local law enforcement agencies. Not every arrest leads to a conviction. Guilt or innocence is determined by the court system.)
Bulloch County Sheriff's investigators are seeking a man they said broke into an Eldora Road area home, but fled after an alarm sounded.
Statesboro Police are investigating an armed robbery at Campus Club Apartments Tuesday where three men robbed a male victim at gunpoint, according to Statesboro Police reports.
A teenage victim of a March 10 shooting at Luetta Moore Park remains in critical condition, and police are still offering a $500 reward for information leading to the arrest of a suspect still at large.
A local man is behind bars, held without bond on a child cruelty charge, said Bulloch County Sheriff Lynn Anderson.
The message was of hope and change Monday at the Bulloch County Relay for Life's 25th "Silver" anniversary celebration and Survivor Dinner.
Local horseback riders are invited to mount up against cancer Saturday, March 28 for a trail ride for the Candler County's Relay for Life Team Yosemite Sam.
Bulloch County Sheriff's deputies arrested a man Wednesday they have been seeking for months, said Bulloch County Sheriff Lynn Anderson.
Zippy Duvall brought the essence of farming to life Thursday as he spoke to guests at the Statesboro-Bulloch County Agribusiness Luncheon. Duvall, president of the Georgia Farm Bureau, spoke of important agricultural issues in Georgia, driving the point home that agriculture will survive and continue to be the backbone of the country.
Georgia Department of Revenue agents cited three Statesboro bars last month for allowing underage patrons to drink alcohol. Two alcohol compliance checks conducted last month by revenue agents resulted in a number of violations where individuals were cited for infractions as well.
Editor's note: This article has been revised to reflect the following correction, which will appear in Sunday's print edition. A public hearing concerning the path of the proposed Palmetto Pipeline through Screven County is scheduled for 5 p.m. Tuesday at the Screven County Library, 106 S. Community Drive in Sylvania. The time was listed incorrectly in a front-page article Saturday.
A man and woman seen smoking methamphetamine in a convenience store parking lot ended up in jail on drug charges, while the small child with them was turned over to a grandparent, according to the Bulloch County Sheriff's Office.