June 3, 2009 RSS feed / For The Record

Burglars hit 15 more homes

The rash of burglaries in Burke County continues. More than a dozen home and business owners reported burglaries in Waynesboro and across the county last week. More...

Deputy suspended for alleged battery

A Burke County deputy has been suspended following an incident in which he allegedly grabbed a woman by the throat. Sgt. More...

Pedestrians asked to take caution

Increased truck traffic through town is causing some concern for local law enforcement. More...

Stabbing victim remains hospitalized

A Waynesboro man is recovering from near fatal stab wounds while his attacker is being held behind bars following a dispute over a woman. More...

Man arrested for crimes in Burke, Jenkins

A Sylvania man wanted for holding a knife to his estranged wife's throat in Midville has been apprehended. More...

Burke County Sheriff

The following arrests and citations were reported by the Burke County Sheriff's Office for the past week: Thursday, May 7 • Rakeem Marquies Wilkerson, 17, of 831 B Washington St., Sardis, was arrested for felony theft by taking. More...

From the Blotter

Concrete evidence Two Sardis residents were startled out of their sleep last Monday. One woman woke up just before 2 a.m. when a cinder block was hurled through her bedroom window. More...

More dog attacks reported

The dogs keep biting. Three separate events involving dog attacks were reported last week. On Neely Circle Road, a woman said two dogs ran into her yard on Thursday and mauled her puppy. More...

Reports

Wednesday, May 27 • Robert Lee Moore, 34, of 229 Broxton Lane, Waynesboro, was arrested for felony deposit account fraud (on out of state banks). A $1,875 property bond was posted. More...

Deputies arrest man wanted for armed robbery in Burke

An Augusta man wanted for two armed robberies in Burke County and a rash of similar crimes in other counties was apprehended Tuesday. More...

Waynesboro Police

The following arrests and citations were reported by the Waynesboro Police Department for the past week: Friday, May 22 • Tara Nicole Flake, 37, of 129 Lloyds Lane, Waynesboro, was arrested for criminal trespass (Family Violence Act), depo More...