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  • Martinez home burns twice in same night

    Martinez home burns twice in same night

    Wednesday, March 29 2017 6:30 AM EDT2017-03-29 10:30:57 GMT
    Martinez home caught fire twice in same night; Source: WFXGMartinez home caught fire twice in same night; Source: WFXG

    A home caught fire two times in the same night.It happened on Lee Place in Martinez. The first occurred around 11 p.m. on March 28. It started inside a car in the carport and had one person in the home at the time of the fire. The second happened early the next morning around 3:15 a.m. on March 29. 

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    A home caught fire two times in the same night.It happened on Lee Place in Martinez. The first occurred around 11 p.m. on March 28. It started inside a car in the carport and had one person in the home at the time of the fire. The second happened early the next morning around 3:15 a.m. on March 29. 

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    UPDATE: RCSO releases image of suspect in Fox Den apartments shooting

    UPDATE: RCSO releases image of suspect in Fox Den apartments shooting

    Tuesday, March 28 2017 11:14 PM EDT2017-03-29 03:14:02 GMT
    Shooting at Fox Trace Apartments 3/28/17 (WFXG)Shooting at Fox Trace Apartments 3/28/17 (WFXG)

    Richmond County investigators are on the scene of a deadly shooting at Fox Trace apartments. According to officials, deputies answered a call for shots fired at a vacant apartment located at 250 Fox Trace Drive just after 3:00 p.m. Tuesday.

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    Richmond County investigators are on the scene of a deadly shooting at Fox Trace apartments. According to officials, deputies answered a call for shots fired at a vacant apartment located at 250 Fox Trace Drive just after 3:00 p.m. Tuesday.

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  • UPDATE: RCTCM School teacher arrested, charged with sexual assault

    UPDATE: RCTCM School teacher arrested, charged with sexual assault

    Tuesday, March 28 2017 5:09 PM EDT2017-03-28 21:09:47 GMT
    Craig Oglesby (source: Richmond County Detention Center)Craig Oglesby (source: Richmond County Detention Center)

    Craig Oglesby is now behind bars. He was arrested Tuesday and charged with Sexual Assault.

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    Craig Oglesby is now behind bars. He was arrested Tuesday and charged with Sexual Assault.

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  • Teen's plot to attack school thwarted by parent in MD, police say

    Teen's plot to attack school thwarted by parent in MD, police say

    Tuesday, March 28 2017 2:28 PM EDT2017-03-28 18:28:04 GMT
    Tuesday, March 28 2017 2:34 PM EDT2017-03-28 18:34:58 GMT

    The Frederick County, MD, Sheriff's Office said an 18-year-old student kept a record of her plans in a journal, and she was targeting Catoctin High School. 

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    The Frederick County, MD, Sheriff's Office said an 18-year-old student kept a record of her plans in a journal, and she was targeting Catoctin High School. 

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  • Car with child passenger rolls out of driveway; hits neighboring house

    Car with child passenger rolls out of driveway; hits neighboring house

    Tuesday, March 28 2017 10:45 AM EDT2017-03-28 14:45:23 GMT
    Vehicle malfunctions and hits neighboring home; Source: WFXGVehicle malfunctions and hits neighboring home; Source: WFXG

    A car carrying a child malfunctioned and rolled out of the driveway and into a neighboring house. The Columbia County Sheriff's Office responded to the 3000 block of Dowling Dr. on March 27. The CCSO says that just before 8:30 p.m., a white, 1996 Ford F-150 was parked in the driveway when it had a mechanical malfunction.

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    A car carrying a child malfunctioned and rolled out of the driveway and into a neighboring house. The Columbia County Sheriff's Office responded to the 3000 block of Dowling Dr. on March 27. The CCSO says that just before 8:30 p.m., a white, 1996 Ford F-150 was parked in the driveway when it had a mechanical malfunction.

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  • Woman beaten with a crowbar, robbed in a Kroger parking lot

    Woman beaten with a crowbar, robbed in a Kroger parking lot

    Tuesday, March 28 2017 8:17 PM EDT2017-03-29 00:17:53 GMT
    (Source: WTOL)(Source: WTOL)

    A woman was beaten with a crow bar and robbed in the parking lot of the Point Place Kroger on Suder Avenue. 

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    A woman was beaten with a crow bar and robbed in the parking lot of the Point Place Kroger on Suder Avenue. 

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  • Newly appointed RCBOE Chief of Police speaks on teacher and student allegations

    Newly appointed RCBOE Chief of Police speaks on teacher and student allegations

    Tuesday, March 28 2017 10:02 PM EDT2017-03-29 02:02:54 GMT
    Steven Oglesby was charged today with sexual assault. According to investigators, he had an inappropriate relationship with a student. This is just one of the many incidents Richmond Schools has dealt with in the past year regarding student safety. Newly appointed Chief Reginald Wade plans to use his 30 years of experience to turn the tide. "You want to come in and take an honest assessment on what's going on. You don't want to come in changing this and changing t...More >>
    Steven Oglesby was charged today with sexual assault. According to investigators, he had an inappropriate relationship with a student. This is just one of the many incidents Richmond Schools has dealt with in the past year regarding student safety. Newly appointed Chief Reginald Wade plans to use his 30 years of experience to turn the tide. "You want to come in and take an honest assessment on what's going on. You don't want to come in changing this and changing t...More >>
  • UPDATE: CPD releases statement about Five Points assault captured on video

    UPDATE: CPD releases statement about Five Points assault captured on video

    Tuesday, March 28 2017 8:22 PM EDT2017-03-29 00:22:15 GMT
    A still image taken from video of the incident. (Source: Justin Bamberg)A still image taken from video of the incident. (Source: Justin Bamberg)

    A University of South Carolina student wants action after he says he was viciously attacked outside a Five Points bar St. Patrick's Day weekend.

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    A University of South Carolina student wants action after he says he was viciously attacked outside a Five Points bar St. Patrick's Day weekend.

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  • Richmond County authorities looking for wanted woman for questioning in furniture theft

    Richmond County authorities looking for wanted woman for questioning in furniture theft

    Wednesday, March 29 2017 10:54 AM EDT2017-03-29 14:54:00 GMT
    woman wanted for questioning; Source: Richmond County Sheriff's Officewoman wanted for questioning; Source: Richmond County Sheriff's Office

    The Richmond County Sheriff’s Office is looking for a woman for questioning for theft. Yard furniture that was sold to Mema Had One was stolen. The RCSO is looking to identify the woman pictured to question her about the incident.

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    The Richmond County Sheriff’s Office is looking for a woman for questioning for theft. Yard furniture that was sold to Mema Had One was stolen. The RCSO is looking to identify the woman pictured to question her about the incident.

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  • Laura Coble will be honored at this year's Mayor's Masters Reception

    Laura Coble will be honored at this year's Mayor's Masters Reception

    Tuesday, March 28 2017 1:41 PM EDT2017-03-28 17:41:52 GMT
    Laura Coble to be honored at the 2017 Mayor's Master ReceptionLaura Coble to be honored at the 2017 Mayor's Master Reception

    Laura Coble was born and raised in Augusta and fell in love with golf when she was 11 years old all thanks to her father. She says he worked in the golf industry and loved it. He introduced she and her brother to the game at Augusta Country Club and she's loved it ever since. "My grandma even plays a part in this. Each year when we'd help out at the Masters we'd work all day and get so excited to eat those famous sandwiches after being in the heat all day. I love memories like t...

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    Laura Coble was born and raised in Augusta and fell in love with golf when she was 11 years old all thanks to her father. She says he worked in the golf industry and loved it. He introduced she and her brother to the game at Augusta Country Club and she's loved it ever since. "My grandma even plays a part in this. Each year when we'd help out at the Masters we'd work all day and get so excited to eat those famous sandwiches after being in the heat all day. I love memories like t...

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  • Yale students develop a cure for hangovers

    Yale students develop a cure for hangovers

    Wednesday, March 29 2017 5:41 AM EDT2017-03-29 09:41:47 GMT
    Wednesday, March 29 2017 5:41 AM EDT2017-03-29 09:41:47 GMT

    A pair of Yale students has developed what they believe is the perfect remedy to avoid the terrible feelings after an alcohol fueled night.

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    A pair of Yale students has developed what they believe is the perfect remedy to avoid the terrible feelings after an alcohol fueled night.

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  • UPDATE: Warren St. stabbing suspect arrested

    UPDATE: Warren St. stabbing suspect arrested

    Tuesday, March 28 2017 8:48 AM EDT2017-03-28 12:48:23 GMT
    Abbi Broome (source: Richmond County Sheriff's Office)Abbi Broome (source: Richmond County Sheriff's Office)

    Abbi Broome, the woman wanted in connection with a stabbing that happened Monday morning on Warren Street, is now in custody. Broome was arrested without incident at around 9:45 p.m. on Candlestick Way in Martinez.

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    Abbi Broome, the woman wanted in connection with a stabbing that happened Monday morning on Warren Street, is now in custody. Broome was arrested without incident at around 9:45 p.m. on Candlestick Way in Martinez.

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  • American UN worker found dead in Congo after being kidnapped

    American UN worker found dead in Congo after being kidnapped

    Wednesday, March 29 2017 2:15 AM EDT2017-03-29 06:15:01 GMT
    Wednesday, March 29 2017 3:03 AM EDT2017-03-29 07:03:57 GMT

    A Kansas community reacts after the body was found of a UN expert who went missing in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.

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    A Kansas community reacts after the body was found of a UN expert who went missing in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.

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  • Women wanted for questioning for Walmart fraud incident

    Women wanted for questioning for Walmart fraud incident

    Wednesday, March 29 2017 11:15 AM EDT2017-03-29 15:15:44 GMT
    woman wanted for questioning for fraud; Source: Richmond County Sheriff's Officewoman wanted for questioning for fraud; Source: Richmond County Sheriff's Office

    The Richmond County Sheriff’s Office is looking to identify a woman wanted for questioning. Authorities are looking to question her in reference to a fraud incident at the Walmart on Deans Bridge Rd. The incident(s) in question happened on Feb. 9 and Feb. 11. 

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    The Richmond County Sheriff’s Office is looking to identify a woman wanted for questioning. Authorities are looking to question her in reference to a fraud incident at the Walmart on Deans Bridge Rd. The incident(s) in question happened on Feb. 9 and Feb. 11. 

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  • Fisherman's shark encounter: 'I freaked out when I looked into the huge black eye'

    Fisherman's shark encounter: 'I freaked out when I looked into the huge black eye'

    Wednesday, March 29 2017 6:59 AM EDT2017-03-29 10:59:18 GMT

    Jannick Schroder and his friends were bottom fishing off the Wrightsville Beach coast earlier this month when they encountered, not one, but two sharks.

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    Jannick Schroder and his friends were bottom fishing off the Wrightsville Beach coast earlier this month when they encountered, not one, but two sharks.

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  • Video: Stranger speaks at woman's funeral, insults mourners

    Video: Stranger speaks at woman's funeral, insults mourners

    Wednesday, March 29 2017 2:08 AM EDT2017-03-29 06:08:08 GMT
    Wednesday, March 29 2017 5:48 AM EDT2017-03-29 09:48:54 GMT

    “I found it very offensive, and I think the community should, as well," said Adrian Wong, son of the deceased woman. "We found it wildly inappropriate to kind of use broad comment about the entire community,”

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    “I found it very offensive, and I think the community should, as well," said Adrian Wong, son of the deceased woman. "We found it wildly inappropriate to kind of use broad comment about the entire community,”

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  • Suspect in custody at US Capitol, no terrorism suspected

    Suspect in custody at US Capitol, no terrorism suspected

    Wednesday, March 29 2017 10:02 AM EDT2017-03-29 14:02:44 GMT
    Wednesday, March 29 2017 10:41 AM EDT2017-03-29 14:41:11 GMT

    The suspect who tried to ram a police car during a traffic stop is in custody. The incident is not related to terrorism. 

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    The suspect who tried to ram a police car during a traffic stop is in custody. The incident is not related to terrorism. 

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