September 23, 2009 RSS feed / For The Record

Burke County Sheriff

The following arrests and citations were reported by the Burke County Sheriff's Office for the past week: Wednesday, Sept. More...

Stone's murder preceded by crime spree

Felon behind bars again

A yellow shirt led investigators to the Augusta man they say murdered a Burke County trucker. When Robert Lee Stone Jr., 45, was shot to death Sept. More...

Teen sentenced for robbery at bank drive-thru

A Waynesboro teen was sent to jail Monday for a robbery at the window of a bank drive-thru. More...

Truck driver convicted in second trial

A Burke County truck driver was sent back to jail for vehicular homicide following a retrial. Marshal Jordan Jr., 57, was convicted last week for a second time on one count of vehicular homicide in the second degree. More...

Correction

An error was published in last week's For the Record due to incorrect information provided to The True Citizen. More...

Tips sought in armed robberies

Two more convenience stores have been robbed. Monday night, a witness called police after seeing two black men point a gun into the clerk's face at Race-In Convenience Store. More...

Waynesboro Police

The following arrests and citations were reported by the Waynesboro Police Department for the past week: Friday, Sept. More...

Sardis man arrested for ramming police car

A Sardis man is in jail for ramming a police car during a chase Saturday night. Dusty Travis Belk, 20, was arrested for aggravated assault on a police officer after a chase through Sardis ended up in a Girard cotton field. More...

Friends charged with molesting Augusta girls

Two Waynesboro men have been charged with child molestation following an overnight visit with two minors. More...

From the Blotter

Mama knows best A Waynesboro man and his mother ran into trouble during a visit to Wal-Mart Sunday. According to reports, the mother-son duo spotted two acquaintances while shopping in the store. More...

Old evidence leads to arrest

Fingerprints lifted from the scene of a 2005 burglary have finally found their match. More...

Car break-ins widespread

If it's valuable, don't leave it in your car. Over the past two weeks, drivers reported at least 18 parked vehicles were broken into - from the Burkehaven neighborhood in Waynesboro to Sardis, Blythe, Girard and the Hephzibah area. More...

Father charged for starving dogs

A Burke County man was jailed for animal cruelty after deputies found his dog dying of starvation and a broken back. More...