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Third arrest made in Subway robbery

A third suspect has been arrested in connection with the Jan. 15 armed robbery of the Subway restaurant on College Drive.Barnesville police investigator Al Moltrum reported Eugene Worthy of 245 Atlanta St. has been charged…

Paid a speeding fine lately? You may get your money back.

Sheriff Larry Waller announced today that a total of 126 speeding tickets dating from August 2008 through February 2, 2009 have to be dismissed.The citations’ dismissal was because of the failure, last August, to have…

Barnesville man arrested for multiple auto break-ins

A Barnesville man was one of two alleged principals in an auto break-in ring taken down by Pike County sheriff’s deputies.Corey Thomas, 32, of Barnesville was arrested by the Pike County sheriff’s office after an…

Waller complies with open records request

Sheriff Larry Waller has complied with an open records request submitted by The Herald-Gazette regarding the Charles G. Adams murder investigation.Waller and Captain Brad White delivered requested mug shots and booking records to the newspaper…

Waller refuses to release records regarding murder case

In the aftermath of the shooting death January 30 of Charles G. Adams, Lamar County sheriff Larry Waller refused to release routine records regarding the case. Specifically requested and denied were the booking photo and…

Alleged shooter makes first court appearance

Alleged killer Ronald Eugene Smith made his first court appearance Feb. 1 before chief magistrate William Thomas and was bound over to superior court without bond on one count of malice murder. (video of the…

Suspect identified; DA says killing tied to drugs

The man charged in connection with the January 30 shooting death of 56-year-old Charles G. Adams here has been identified as Ronald Smith. Smith, 28, has been charged with murder and malice murder.District attorney Richard…

Home invaders strike at Magnolia Apts.

Barnesville police are seeking two men in connection with a home invasion-style armed robbery January 27 at Magnolia Apartments on Greenwood Street in Barnesville.BPD investigator Al Moltrum reported six men were gambling in an apartment…

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